Defendant: Samuel Owen

Scope and Content

Charged with stealing a money box containing 8 s. belonging to Margaret Roberts of Conway, hotel proprietress.

Witness statements from Margaret Roberts, Emanuel Jones of Conway, toll keeper, Henry Gordon Seconde of Llandudno Junction, ticket collector, Richard Jones of The Llandudno Junction Hotel, ostler, Thomas Roberts of Conway, fisherman, John Williams of Conway, police sergeant and Caroline Jones of Colwyn Bay, barmaid.

Verdict: Guilty. Sentenced to 1 month hard labour.