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(DL41/1163)

County Palatine of LANCASTER,
HUNDRED of SALFORD.
MARCH 18, 1790.

THE very great and truly alarming Increase of ROBBERIES of
every Kind in different Parts of this Hundred, being such, that Persons cannot
now travel the Roads, or sleep in their Houses, or turn their Cattle into the Fields,
without the most imminent Danger of Thieves, who have added (in many Instan- ces) Cruelty and Barbarity to Robbery.