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Deserter from the Navy
« on: Sunday 22 November 20 08:06 GMT (UK) »
Walter Sheppard is mentioned in the Police Gazette as a deserter from the Royal Navy in 1876.

What were the consequences for deserters?
Bell: Dumfriesshire
Drewell: London
Dyson: London/Leeds
Hooker: London
Hyslop: Ayrshire
Lodge: Middlesex
Manson: Ayrshire
Palmer: Dumfriesshire
Pittuck: Suffolk
Quarm: Devon
Rumble/Rumbold: Wiltshire
Stockwell: London

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Re: Deserter from the Navy
« Reply #1 on: Sunday 22 November 20 09:50 GMT (UK) »
If this is his navy record, he got 90 days imprisonment in Leeds gaol: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/imageviewer/collections/60522/images/43283_adm_188_22-0142
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Re: Deserter from the Navy
« Reply #2 on: Sunday 22 November 20 10:15 GMT (UK) »
Amazing. Thank you. I was looking for that but couldn't find it
Bell: Dumfriesshire
Drewell: London
Dyson: London/Leeds
Hooker: London
Hyslop: Ayrshire
Lodge: Middlesex
Manson: Ayrshire
Palmer: Dumfriesshire
Pittuck: Suffolk
Quarm: Devon
Rumble/Rumbold: Wiltshire
Stockwell: London


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Re: Deserter from the Navy
« Reply #3 on: Sunday 22 November 20 12:03 GMT (UK) »
Is it perhaps Lewes Gaol?

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Re: Deserter from the Navy
« Reply #4 on: Sunday 22 November 20 13:58 GMT (UK) »
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