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CUST 41/42; an indictment from
the king against George Fellowes.This case, from 1736, shows
that smugglers were quite prepared to use violence against customs
officers. It shows a state of near-war between the two.
As you read these sources look
1. What is the government attitude to the crime of smuggling?
2. What evidence is there of people's attitudes to smuggling?
In Source 3 look for more evidence of smugglers' readiness
to use violence.
Put some of the examples you have
found from these Sources into your Gallery Worksheet.