Gwynedd Archive Service
Collections held: Courts, Police, Prisons
Dates: Before 1700, 1700-1799, 1800-1849, 1850-1899, 1900-1949, 1950-present
Banner image: indictment from the Caernarfonshire Quarter Sessions Court collection dated 1557 against Margaret ferch Ieuan ap David ap Madog of Ffestiniog for stealing a cheese worth one pence that belonged to Lewis ap John ap William. She admits she has stolen the cheese and was punished by being flogged and then nailed by her ear in the market place at Caernarfon.
Victoria Dock Caernarfon LL55 1SR
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