Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 16 October 2021), January 1787, trial of WILLIAM ROBINSON (t17870110-66).

WILLIAM ROBINSON, Theft > grand larceny, 10th January 1787.

225. WILLIAM ROBINSON was indicted for stealing, on the 8th of January , four plate glasses, belonging to a post chaise, value 30 s. and one wooden frame, value 2 s. the property of West Hyde , Esq .

The prisoner was taken with the glasses upon him.

GUILTY .

Transported for seven years .

Tried by the first Middlesex Jury before Mr. Justice WILSON.