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(chĕs`ənt), town (1991 pop. 49,616), Hertfordshire, SE England. A suburb of London, it is a market-gardening center with some electronics industries. Theobalds Park, an 18th-century mansion, is noteworthy.
They were spotted by Sir Henry Meux, the brewer, who bought them for 1,500 [pounds sterling] (the amount Sir Christopher Wren received for building the Bar) as a present for his wife and to impress guests at their house and estate at Theobalds, in Cheshunt, Hertfordshire.
Carl Wood, 59, of Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, and William Lincoln, 60, of Bethnal Green, east London, were found guilty of the same offence and conspiracy to conceal, convert or transfer criminal property.
Hugh Doyle, 48, of Enfield, North London; William Lincoln, 60, of Bethnal Green, East London; and John Harbinson, 42, of Benfleet, Essex, face trial in November with Paul Reader, 50, of Dartford, and Carl Wood, 58, of Cheshunt, Hertfordshire.