Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 05 August 2021), January 1792, trial of JOSEPH BRITTAIN JOHN BAILEY (t17920113-59).

JOSEPH BRITTAIN, JOHN BAILEY, Theft > grand larceny, 13th January 1792.

106. JOSEPH BRITTAIN and JOHN BAILEY were indicted for stealing, on the 20th of December , a wooden firkin, value 3 d. and 65 lb. weight of butter , the property of Joseph Grover .

The prisoner Brittain was taken with the property.

JOSEPH BRITTAIN , Guilty .

Transported for seven years .

JOHN BAILEY , Not Guilty .

Tried by the second Middlesex Jury before Mr. JUSTICE WILSON.