Dick Turpin

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  • Dick Turpin
    • not a gentleman
    • cut a women's tongue
    • was hung
    • teacher saw his handwriting on letter
    • was a part of the Essex Gang
    • highway robbery
    • 'John Palmer'
    • Turpin shot King
    • stole horses- punishable by death
    • key individuals
    • a butcher by trade
    • rich/poor gap
    • marked by small pox
    • known for ride from London to York on his horse Black Bess
    • shot a gamekeeper named Morris
    • landowner's attitudes
    • seen as a legend
    • was later hung


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