Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 05 February 2023), January 1723, trial of John Harris (t17230116-25).

John Harris, Theft > grand larceny, 16th January 1723.

John Harris , of the Parish of St. Sepulchre , was indicted for feloniously stealing a pair of flaxen Sheets, value 7 s. the Goods of John Whiteside , the 22d of December last. It appear'd that he Prisoner came to the Prosecutor's, at the Windmill-Inn in St. John's Street , and having lodg'd there one Night, in the Morning carried away the Sheets. The Jury found him guilty to the Value of 10 d. Transportation .