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T1/413/270-299, account sheet, item 86

 
  T1/413/270-299, account sheet, item 86. One of the problems of dealing with crime in London was that so many different people and organisations were involved. This item gives evidence of how Fielding tried to circulate information.
 
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What can you tell from these documents about how Sir John Fielding tried to crack down on crime? How can you tell he only got the money on a year by year basis?
Source 2: How did he try to spread the news of criminals? How would this help to catch them?

 
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