Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 24 September 2021), February 1681, trial of Richard Eaton (t16810228-13).

Richard Eaton, Theft > theft from a specified place, 28th February 1681.

Richard Eaton received his Tryal, for Robbing a Ship lying at Deptford , and taking thence one Sea bed, with Rugs, Blankets andother Furniture, as likewise Peuter, and about sixty pounds of Raysons , being the goods of Thomas Daniel , the whole being offered to sale were stopt and he apprehended: he pleaded he bought them at Chatham, but not being able to prove it, he was found Guilty .