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Old Bailey Online - The Proceedings of the Old Bailey, 1674-1913 - Central Criminal Court

A fully searchable edition of the largest body of texts detailing the lives of non-elite people ever published, containing 197,745 criminal trials held at London's central criminal court. If you are new to this site, you may find the Getting Started and Guide to Searching videos and tutorials helpful. To search the Proceedings use the boxes on the right or go to the Search Pages. April 2013 Update: Celebrating our Tenth Anniversary April 2013 marks the tenth anniversary of the launch of the Old Bailey Online, and the 100th anniversary of the last published edition of the Old Bailey Proceedings. The year's update includes a few minor corrections.

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