Complaint against John Bowes

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Complaint by the Superintendent of Police, Dundee against John Bowes, preacher from Liverpool, 1840; Adjournment of trial, 1840 and Sentence of John Bowes, 1840.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Bowes was a preacher from Liverpool. In 1840 he was the subject of a complaint by the Superintendent of Police, Dundee and fined one shilling for 'haranguing' people and causing an obstruction.

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Compiled by Jenny Cutts, Scottish Archive Network project and modified by Caroline Brown, Dundee University Archives, September 2003.

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