Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 30 November 2022), July 1713, trial of Robert Hope alias Richard Chapman (t17130708-18).

Robert Hope, Theft > theft from a specified place, 8th July 1713.

Robert Hope alias Richard Chapman was indicted for privately stealing a Callico Quilt, value 18 s. from the Warehouseof Will. Langbourn and John Oaks , on the 9th of June last. It appear'd, that the Prisoner went into the Prosecutor's Warehouse and took the Quilt from a Pile, and went off, but being pursu'd, was taken with it upon him, the Jury found him Guilty of the Indictment.

[Death. See summary.]