Richard Chater

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    Name: Richard Chater Arrested for: not given Arrested at: North Shields Police Station Arrested on: 12 November 1906 Tyne and Wear Archives ref: DX1388-1-95-Richard Chater The Shields Daily News for 12 November 1906 reports: “THEFT OF A DOG. Richard Chater (33), cartman, 10 Duke Street, Whitley Bay, for being drunk and disorderly in Hudleston Street, Cullercoats, was fined 5s and costs. When apprehended by PC Darling he had in his possession an Airedale terrier dog, which was subsequently identified as the property of William Hope, architect, Whitley Bay. It was valued at £10. For stealing the dog accused was committed to prison for seven days without the option of a fine”. These images are a selection from an album of photographs of prisoners brought before the North Shields Police Court between 1902 and 1916 in the collection of Tyne & Wear Archives (TWA ref DX1388/1). (Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email
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    Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums
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    What does this mean? No known copyright restrictions
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    Resource type: Image
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