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Jack the Painter Captured!

Old Raven House, Hook

Written by David Caldwell

Last Modified Saturday 29th December 2018

In 1776 infamous Saboteur John Aitken also known as Jack the Painter was captured here at the former roadside Inn.

Jack the Painter was on the run after an attempt to burn down the Royal Naval Dockyard in Portsmouth.

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