New Web Site

Binnacle
17th May 2008, 10:04
239 years of trials. Hanging, Flogging

Binnacle
17th May 2008, 11:30
Sorry - wrong foot -

Hanging, Flogging, Burning and Transportation across the Seas.

http://www.oldbaileyonline.org/index.jsp

benjidog
17th May 2008, 23:40
Interesting site - thanks Binnacle!

Brian

Binnacle
19th May 2008, 09:28
Thanks Brian, many interesting marine related trials. Who would ever have thought a British shipmaster could be found to be of unsound mind !!! - ref No. t18460202-494. Pumped in "sextant" and got 26 trials. entered "chronometer" and got 4 hits. Lengthy reading and the lawnmower sits idle.

billyboy
20th May 2008, 00:21
Great site full of interesting reading. Punch in Propeller and read that one!

Binnacle
20th May 2008, 10:14
Pump in Billy and read #5 (6th. Sept. 1732)

Be careful Billy (lol)

billyboy
20th May 2008, 10:43
ha ha ha! always hoped i wouldnt be found out too!