Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 20 April 2021), September 1798, trial of DENNIS NUGENT (t17980912-46).

DENNIS NUGENT, Sexual Offences > rape, 12th September 1798.

512. DENNIS NUGENT was indicted for that he, on the 11th of August , upon Elizabeth Goldsborough , about the age of eight years, did make an assault, and her, the said Elizabeth, did carnally know and abuse .

(The Court ordered that the evidence upon this trial should not be published).

GUILTY Death . (Aged 48.)

Tried by the London Jury, before The LORD CHIEF BARON.