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Old August 22nd, 2016, 04:26 AM   #1
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Dont know where to put this or if its been put already.

http://www.irishtimes.com/news/crime...blic-1.2763721'

Police files on Victorian villains finally go public

From donkey theft to assassination: reports from 1861 to 1893 published on ancestry.ie

Details of the villains of Victorian-era Ireland who engaged in cattle and sheep rustling, ferret stealing, housebreaking, assaults and murder are being made available through the online publication of 19th-century police files.

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Old August 22nd, 2016, 06:07 AM   #2
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I wondered if they were the same records they've had on Findmypast.ie for a few years now. They have Irish prison and court records from the Victorian period. That's where I found Grant/Grainger in Cork prison and the Cork police courts numerous times charged with drunkeness. The Phoenix Park convicted and Alice Carroll are also in them.
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