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  • Full-text of the largest body of texts detailing the lives of non-elite people ever published; trials held at London's central criminal court.
  • Digitized collection of all surviving editions of the Old Bailey Proceedings from 1674 to 1913, and of the Ordinary of Newgate's Accounts between 1676 and 1772.
  • The crimes tried were mostly felonies (predominantly theft), but also include some of the most serious misdemeanors, providing historical insight into the daily lives of those who participated in the proceedings.
  • Access to over 197,000 trials and biographical details of approximately 2,500 men and women executed at Tyburn.


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