accidental deaths

Last week as Henry Finch of Upton, near Market Bosworth, was getting acorns in a tree at Upton, his foot slipping from one of the branches he fell to the ground and was killed on the spot. The Coroner’s inquest sat on the body and brought in their verdict accidental death.
++On Monday last as Anthony Walker of Ibstock, was digging in a gravel pit at Ibstock, a large quantity of earth and gravel fell in from the top of the hill upon him and killed him. The Coroner’s inquest sat on the body and brought in their verdict accidental death.