Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 28 May 2023), February 1843, trial of GEORGE OSBORNE (t18430227-875).

GEORGE OSBORNE, Theft > burglary, 27th February 1843.

875. GEORGE OSBORNE was indicted for burglariously breaking and entering the dwelling-house of Maria Benson, about the hour of eleven in the night of the 28th of Jan., at St. Matthew, Bethnal-green, with intent to steal, and stealing therein, 1 rug, value 2s.; 2 blankets, 5s.; 1 candlestick, 3d.; 1 sheet, 4s.; 5 weights, 1s.; 1 padlock, 1s. 6d.; and 1 smelling-bottle, 6d.; her goods; and that he had been before convicted of felony; to which he pleaded

GUILTY . Aged 20.— Transported for Ten Years.