Morning Post

Supposed to be Stolen

Monday, 25th July 1831

There were found on Thursday, in the neighbourhood of Devonport, in the possession of a party of Gipsies, supposed to be stolen, twelve horses, one donkey, and one mule; also a silver watch, the maker's name erased with a file; one silver ladle, with crest a wheatsheaf, and two silver tea-pots.

Besides the above, a great quantity of miscellaneous articles were found in a car, marked Peter Hicks, Brimpton, Berks, rat-catcher.

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  • Peter Hicks