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Quaker Burial Ground Near Bunhill Fields
The Bunhill Fields burial ground was the first freehold property to be owned by Quakers in 1661, it is now peaceful gardens.
The Execution of Mary Aubry in Leicester Fields, which is now Leicester Square.
St Giles, Cripplegate
The parish and burial grounds of St Giles, Cripplegate now the Barbican.
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A pickpocket amidst the mourners.
Not all people at funerals were there to mourn. In this account we discover what happened when a member of the funeral crowd was found to be stealing from the pockets of those around him.