Anne Roberts was bound over

On Saturday evening last, one Anne Roberts was bound over to the General Quarter Sessions, charged with obtaining fraudulently from a girl, about 3 lb of wool and other things in a basket. She met the girl in the White-lion yard, in this borough, and desired she would go to one Ball’s, and order a man that was there to come to her immediately at the White-lion, and that she would hold the girl’s basket in the mean time, and that when she returned she would give her a cap and a penny. This induced the girl to go, but on her return, the woman was gone off with the basket &c.
++On Sunday last one William Grice, was committed to the gaol of this borough, by Robert Bakewell, Esq; recorder, charged with robbing Charles Ludlum, on the King’s highway, of a watch, and other felonies which he has confessed.
++On Wednesday last Thomas Ellison was committed to our county gaol, charged on the oath of Joseph Ball of Netherseal in this county, on suspicion of stealing a bay gelding out of some grounds in the parish of Netherseal aforesaid.
++Monday evening last, as Mr. Sleath’s servant of this town, was driving his master’s waggon, from Burton to this place, he unfortunately fell, the road being down hill and slippery; the wheels going over his breast, killed him on the spot.