Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 28 November 2021), September 1788, trial of WILLIAM OSBORNE (t17880910-94).

WILLIAM OSBORNE, Theft > grand larceny, 10th September 1788.

593. WILLIAM OSBORNE was indicted for stealing, on the 15th day of July last, a man's hat, value 5 s. two linen aprons, value 1 s. the property of Robert Bullock , and another apron, value 6 d. the property of Henry Bullock .

The prisoner was taken getting out of the prosecutor's window, with the things,

GUILTY .

Transported for seven years .

Tried by the second Middlesex Jury before Mr. RECORDER.