Document ReferencePl C 52/145
TitleInformation and complaint of John Man of Sidbury, Devon; 1 Apr. 1801
Date1 April 1801
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionStates that between 9 and 11 o'clock, he carried a basket containing butter into Sidmouth market to sell; explains that a group of women approached him and offered to buy the butter for a reduced price, preventing others from buying it at its full price; explains that when he left the market an hour later he was followed by a large group of women and John Maer, the cordwainer; when he arrived at the house of Rev. Mr Jenkins, magistrate, in Salcombe, the cordwainer seized his basket and butter.

Originally enclosed with Pl C 52/142/1-2.
Termcivil disorder, Devon 1801
economic affairs, food prices

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA41477Maer; John (fl 1801); Mr; cordwainerfl 1801
NA41478Jenkins; - (fl 1801); Rev.; of Salcombe; magistratefl 1801
NA41479Man; John (fl 1801); Mr; of Sidburyfl 1801
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