Key to the map produced in relation to the Murder of Jonathan May (1835)


1. The Ring of Bells Inn - Mr J. Endicott

2. Hill's lodging house

3. The Union Inn - Mr J. Stevens

4. The Punch Bowl Inn - Mr. J. White

5. Fisher's lodging house

6. The White Horse Inn - Mr S. Gray

7. The White Hart Inn - from this Inn the unfortunate gentleman started about 10 o'clock at night of the 16th July to go home by the line of road marked 26 and was brought back nearly lifeless about 1 the following morning and expired about 9 in the evening.

8. The Plymouth Inn - Mr J. Ballamy

9. The Shambles

10. The Market House

11. The Dolphin Inn - Mr R. Hutchings

12. Attorney Bridgman?s office

13. Splatt's Lodging House

14. The Free School

15. The Bell Inn - Mr W. Bennett

16. The Golden Lion Inn - Mr J. Langbridge

17. The King's Arms Inn - Mr J. Coleridge

18. Dr Ponsfords

19 Dr Nosworthys

20 Dr Puddicombes

21 Attorney Harvey's office

22 The Alms House

23 Foot Ways and Lane. Supposed to have been the road taken by the murderers when Mr May left the Town

24 The Old Road Leading from Moretonhampstead to Exeter

25 The Middle Road do. do.

26. The New Road do. do.

27 Mr May's stick found

28 The Body found, apparently dead

29 The murderous Bludgeon found

30 A bloody stick found some months after the murder was committed.

31 Tracks through a Barley field marked C, as discovered the morning after the Murder, supposed to have been made by the assassins in effecting their escape.