Clare - Clare Journal July-Aug. 1816

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File contributed by: Declan Barron December 12, 2013, 2:20 pm


Monday 29 July 1816
We regret to learn that the office window of Pat Mahon,
Esq., of Newpark, was broke open last night, and what silver
and bank notes that was in the two drawers of his desk taken
away, together with a case of pistols. - We think it right
to mention that the initial letters of Mr. Mahon's name are
reversed on each note, being written M.P.

Clare Journal Thursday 1 Aug 1816
The money taken on Sunday night out of Mr. Mahon's Desk, and
which we mentioned on Monday, has been recovered except some
few shillings, and the robber apprehended.

Clare Journal Monday 5 Aug 1816
And. McMahon, to be hanged on the same day (14th of
September), for robbery at the house of Patrick Mahon, of
Newpark, Esq.