History of Myland (or Mile-End)

St Michael's Church - exterior
St Michael's Church, Mile-End. Built 1854-5 replacing the medieval church.
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History of Mile End >> Mile End Court Cases

Mile End Court Cases

For a full explanation of these court cases and how to further research them, please look at our Essex Court Cases page.

The information is supplied in the following format:

  • (d) defendant's name, age and occupation (when given)
  • (v) victim's name, age and occupation (when given)
  • (w) witness names, age and occupation (when given)
  • Offence
  • Place offence committed and places mentioned where the (d), (v) or (w) lived. Some of the defendants may have been from neighbouring parishes not mentioned by name, or itinerant wanderers.
  • The court hearing the case.
  • The source newspaper.

  • Case
  • (d) John Beard 17 labourer
  • (v) John Munson
  • Assault
  • Mile End
  • Colchester
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 22 December 1860
  • Case
  • (d) William Hardwick, James Wright, Thomas Holland, Edward Edwards, William Bugg, Edward Petchell, Samuel Nevard, Samuel Lilley, Daniel Brown and Thomas Farrow
  • Riotous assembly
  • Mile End
  • Essex Assizes
  • Ipswich Journal 18 December 1830
  • Case
  • (d) John Smith blacksmith
  • (v) John Sparrow blacksmith
  • Theft
  • Myland
  • Colchester Police Court
  • Ipswich Journal 8 October 1870
  • Case
  • (d) Charles Howe 27 labourer
  • (v) William Appleby
  • Burglary
  • Mile End, Colchester
  • Calendars of prisoners for Essex Quarter Sessions, Essex Assizes and Special Sessions of Gaol Delivery, 1871 Q/SMc 10, page 50 Essex Record Office

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Myland (or Mile End) - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Myland (or Mile End) - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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