Catalogue description Assizes: Home, Norfolk and South-Eastern Circuit: Depositions

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Details of ASSI 36
Reference: ASSI 36
Title: Assizes: Home, Norfolk and South-Eastern Circuit: Depositions

These records relate mainly to murder and more serious cases although after 1949 they cover a wider range of offences. The series includes depositions arising from the trial in 1934 of Sir Oswald Mosley, William Joyce and two other members of the British Union of Fascists for riotous assembly at Worthing. Prior to 1876 the records are those of the Home and Norfolk Circuits.

Note: The naming of a defendant within this catalogue does not imply guilt.
Date: 1812-1971

Please note that for the catalogue references, the individual item numbers do not appear on the original documents.

Related material:

For Crown minute books giving the outcome of these cases (up to 1943 only) see: ASSI 31

Separated material:

Depositions are wanting for the years 1890 to 1912. Only one file has survived for 1913 and depositions for 1914 to 1921 are also missing

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Physical description: 819 bundles, files and papers
Access conditions: Subject to 30 year closure unless otherwise stated

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