Tunbridge Wells, Kent

Tunbridge Wells, Kent, 1793

Tunbridge Wells, Kent, 1869

7 April 1879: Deserters from Her Majesty’s Service: A reward of from 5s to 20s is offered for the apprehension of John Pearson, [Reg. No:] 441, 50th Foot; [born:] Tunbridge Wells, Kent; [trade] labourer; [age] 20⅓; [size:] 5[ft] 8¼[in]; [hair:] dark brown; [eyes:] grey; [face:] fresh; [coat & trousers:] regimental; [date of desertion:] 8 March 1879 [at] Edinburgh; [marks & remarks:] took the whole of reg. nec.;

James Tompkings, [Reg. No:] 1877, 76th Foot; [born:] Tonbridge Wells, Kent; [trade] labourer; [age] 23; [size:] 5[ft] 6[in]; [hair:] dark brown; [eyes:] dark brown; [face:] fresh; [coat & trousers:] regimental; [date of desertion:] 23 March 1879 [at] Shorncliffe; [marks & remarks:] woman on right arm

25 March 1880: County court judgment against George Henry Lawrence, Tunbridge Wells, coal merchant