The History of Leith

May 4, 2006

The trial and sentence of Thomas Black and John Reid

This report begins: ‘An Account of the Trial and Sentence of Thomas Black and John Reid two Boys, who are to be Executed at the head of Libertons Wynd Edin. On Wednesday the 10th day of Dec. next, for Housebreaking and Robbery in the Neighbourhood of Leith.’ It was printed for B. Brown and sold for one penny. for more click here

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