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Priorities – 1823

Connaught Journal

Court Gavel  Photo: Jonathunder  Wikimedia Commons
Court Gavel
Photo: Jonathunder
Wikimedia Commons

April 3rd,1823

CASTLEBAR ASSIZES (abridged)

William S., manslaughter, to be imprisoned 12 months.

Thomas C., for stealing a mare, to be hanged on the 12th May.

Andrew B., for stealing a cow, recommended by the Grand Jury to be
transported for seven years.

William F., for similar offence, same sentence.

Neal M’M, for having in his possession a forged Note, purporting to be
of the Bank of Ireland, for 1l 10s, to be imprisoned for 14 years.

Pat L., for stealing two sheep, to be transported for seven years.

John G. for stealing a sheep, the same sentence.

Mathew K., for stealing a lamb, the same sentence.