Job Nutton in Shoe Lane, London, England - 12 January, 1732, 07:00 PM

from Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 31 January 2019), January 1732, trial of Constantine Conway Samuel Quan (t17320114-38):

[The listening experience informs Job Nutton’s testimony on 14 January 1732 about being robbed by two men ten days earlier]

 

Job Nutton: About 7 a Clock, last Wednesday Night, I was going along Fleet-street, to my Master (who was at the Bull-head Tavern at Temple-bar) and, on this Side Shoe Lane, there were two Girls, who were singing Ballads; and a Gentleman threatned to beat the Girls, because some-body had pick'd his Pocket.

cite as

Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 31 January 2019), January 1732, trial of Constantine Conway Samuel Quan (t17320114-38) , number t17320114-38. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1549639776622 accessed: 28 March, 2020

location of experience: Shoe Lane, London, England

Listeners

Listening to

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unspecified Ballad singing performed by Girls

Experience Information

Date/Time 12 January, 1732, 07:00 PM
Medium live
Listening Environment outdoors, in public, solitary

Notes

The listening experience was identified in ‘The Proceedings of the Old Bailey, 1674-1913’, 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 15:29:37 +0000
Approved on Thu, 28 Mar 2019 15:30:57 +0000