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Stealing cattle, horses or sheep (livestock)

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  • John Gofton (b. - 1840)
    John Gofton CATTLE STEALING.-The week before last, we stated that two men had been apprehended on the Sunday evening previous, in the act of slaughtering stolen cattle. They were brought up before th...

Part of the "Crime and Punishment" project. Stealing cattle, horses or sheep (livestock)

The penalties were often harsh and many paid for this crime with their lives.