July, 1897 - July 1897

William Sim Kinnear, a fencer from Fife living in Hilton, found guilty of assaulting Hilton fisherman William MacAngus [Shore Street] by seizing him by the throat, beating him with his fists and compressing his throat in the square at the west end of Shore Street, also breach of the peace and assaulting P.C. Campbell in the line of his duty. Fine £2 or 21 days, fine paid.