Short title: Ecclestone v Greaves.
Plaintiffs: Edward Ecclestone esq of Eccleston.
Defendants: Richard Graves of West Derby, yeoman, Robert Graves of the same, husbandman, and others.
Subject: Extortion from a tenant of plaintiff Edward Ecclestone by means of a writ out of the court of Farnworth, and assault near Prescot.
Barnes category: assault; unlawful assembly; contempt; extortion.
Another action was also brought before a local court