<!-- © 2003-2008 Old Bailey Proceedings Online -->
<TEI.2>
<text>
<body>
<div0 id="17890909" type="sessionsPaper" fragment="yes">
<div1 type="trialAccount" id="t17890909-51">
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="178909090056"/>
<xptr type="preceedingDiv" divtype="trialAccount" id="t17890909-50"/>
<xptr type="followingDiv" divtype="trialAccount" id="t17890909-52"/>
<interp inst="t17890909-51" type="collection" value="BAILEY"/>
<interp inst="t17890909-51" type="year" value="1789"/>
<interp inst="t17890909-51" type="uri" value="sessionsPapers/17890909"/>
<interp inst="t17890909-51" type="date" value="17890909"/>
<join result="criminalCharge" id="t17890909-51-off254-c370" targOrder="Y" targets="t17890909-51-defend473 t17890909-51-off254 t17890909-51-verdict256"/>
<p>624.
<persName id="t17890909-51-defend473" type="defendantName"> ELIZABETH RICE
<interp inst="t17890909-51-defend473" type="surname" value="RICE"/>
<interp inst="t17890909-51-defend473" type="given" value="ELIZABETH"/>
<interp inst="t17890909-51-defend473" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> was indicted for
<rs id="t17890909-51-off254" type="offenceDescription">
<interp inst="t17890909-51-off254" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t17890909-51-off254" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> stealing, on the
<rs id="t17890909-51-cd255" type="crimeDate">26th day of June</rs>
<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t17890909-51-off254 t17890909-51-cd255"/> last, one linnen towel, value 6 d. one counterpane, value 1 s. a muslin cap, value 1 s. two aprons, value 2 s. a pair of sheets, value 3 s. half a yard of dimity muslin, value 1 s. a napkin, value 6 d. a handkerchief value
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="178909090057"/>9 d. a table cloth, value 18 d. a muslin handkerchief, value 1 s. </rs> the property of
<persName id="t17890909-51-victim475" type="victimName"> Joseph Colleys
<interp inst="t17890909-51-victim475" type="surname" value="Colleys"/>
<interp inst="t17890909-51-victim475" type="given" value="Joseph"/>
<interp inst="t17890909-51-victim475" type="gender" value="male"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t17890909-51-off254 t17890909-51-victim475"/> </persName> .</p>
<p>
<persName id="t17890909-51-person476"> William Christie
<interp inst="t17890909-51-person476" type="surname" value="Christie"/>
<interp inst="t17890909-51-person476" type="given" value="William"/>
<interp inst="t17890909-51-person476" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , a pawn-broker, produced a cap and an apron, that were pawned by the prisoner, and belonged to the prosecutrix, whose servant she was.</p>
<p>The prisoner pleaded illness and distress.</p>
<p>
<rs id="t17890909-51-verdict256" type="verdictDescription">
<interp inst="t17890909-51-verdict256" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/>
<interp inst="t17890909-51-verdict256" type="verdictSubcategory" value="theftunder1s"/> GUILTY, 10 d </rs>.</p>
<p>
<rs id="t17890909-51-punish257" type="punishmentDescription">
<interp inst="t17890909-51-punish257" type="punishmentCategory" value="transport"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t17890909-51-defend473 t17890909-51-punish257"/> Transported for seven years </rs>.</p>
<p>Tried by the first Middlesex Jury before Mr. Justice WILSON.</p> </div1></div0>
</body>
</text>
</TEI.2>

View as Text