Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 01 December 2021), February 1787, trial of JOHN PERKINS (t17870221-28).

JOHN PERKINS, Theft > petty larceny, 21st February 1787.

264. JOHN PERKINS was indicted for stealing, on the 18th of January last, twenty-two copper halfpence, value 11 d. the property of Thomas Stock and Joseph Cooper .

GUILTY .

To be privately whipped .

Tried by the London Jury before Mr. RECORDER.