North Devon Journal

Group Of Gipsies

Thursday, 14th December 1848

On the 11th instant, a group of gipsies, ten in number, comprising 4 men, 3 boys and 3 females, of the name Brewer, having seven horses and a cart in their possession, were apprehended at Frithelstock, by Fussell, police officer, and the constables of this town, and brought before the Rev. Peter Glubb; but were discharged on paying the constables expenses, on promising to quit the neighbourhood immediately.

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