Derby Mercury - 30 August 1826 (Document)
GAMEWHEREAS much damage as of late years been committed by tresspassers on the lands belonging to or occupied by us in Osmaston, Yeldersley and Shirley.We do hereby give notice, that all unqualified persons found tresspassing hereon in pursuit of game or otherwise will be prosecuted according to law, and we request that all qualified persons will abstain from sporting over the same without permission.
W. L. Clowes.
Messrs. Smith, Blake House.
Joseph Johnson, sen.