Wiliam Renton in Holborn, London - 24 March, 1722, at night

from Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 31 January 2019), April 1722, trial of William Renton (t17220404-33):

[William Renton was found guilty of theft on 4 April 1722 and sentenced to transportation]

 

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cite as

Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 31 January 2019), April 1722, trial of William Renton (t17220404-33), number t17220404-33. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1549636682275 accessed: 6 April, 2020

location of experience: Holborn, London

Listeners

Listening to

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unspecified street singing performed by a man

Experience Information

Date/Time 24 March, 1722, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment outdoors, in public, solitary

Notes

The listening experience was identified in ‘The Proceedings of the Old Bailey’, a fully searchable database detailing the lives of non-elite people, containing 197,745 criminal trials held at London’s central criminal court. Tim Hitchcock, Robert Shoemaker, Clive Emsley, Sharon Howard and Jamie McLaughlin, et al., The Old Bailey Proceedings Online, 1674-1913 (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0 February 2019)


Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Fri, 08 Feb 2019 14:38:02 +0000
Approved on Thu, 28 Mar 2019 15:17:19 +0000