English Crime and Execution Broadsides

The trial and execution of George Coney: for burglary and robbery at the house of Mr. Wheeler, jeweller, Bartletts' Buildings, Holborn, of plate, jewellery, &c. to the amount of nearly [pound sign] 1,000

Additional Digital Items:
https://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HLS.Libr:912672
Creator/Contributor:
Coney, George, -1833, creator
Smith, Richard, -1833
Smeeton, George, active 1800-1828, printer.
Great Britain, Central Criminal Court.
Creation Date:
[1833]
1833
Place Of Origin:
England
[London]
Publisher:
Printed by G. Smeeton, 74, Tooley Street.
Extent:
1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. (wood engraving) ; 34.8 x 22.2 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
biography
Wood engravings-England-19th century.
Broadsides-England-19th century
Poetry
Subjects:
Coney, George
Smith, Richard
Trials (Burglary)--England--London
Trials (Robbery)--England--London
Warnings--Poetry
Executions and executioners--England--London
Notes:
Date of imprint from date of event.
Primarily an account of the trials of Coney, age 22, and Richard Smith, age 16; both were convicted. With one column of verse.
Verses begin : Stop, poor sinner! Stop and think.
Wood engraving (8 x 14.2 cm.) : Hanging scene before prison walls, with spectators.
Repository:
Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990070386150203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990070386150203941/catalog