The History of Leith

September 19, 2006

Atrocious Case of Murder and Theft

Particular Account of the Trial and Sentence of MARGARET
BOAG, at Edinburgh, on Monday 19th January 1824, charged
with Murdering Elizabeth Low, an Old Woman of 75 years of
age, at Dunning in Perthshire, on the 18th February, 1818;
or, with Theft and Reset of Theft, in stealing from her House
a Quantity of Webs of Linen and Sheeting, and various other
Articles, who was Found Guilty of Theft, and Sentenced to be
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