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  HO75/1 : this entry from the Police Gazette reports a bank robbery in Swansea, in February 1828.
  As you read these sources look for:
(i) Is this crime the same as crimes committed for hundreds of years?
(ii) Is this crime just a new opportunity for an old crime?
(iii) Is this an entirely new crime?
In Source 2, note the large reward and detailed description of the suspects.
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  HO75/1 : entry from the Police Gazette