Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 29 January 2023), August 1847, trial of WILLIAM GILBERT (t18470816-1731).

WILLIAM GILBERT, Theft > pocketpicking, 16th August 1847.

1731. WILLIAM GILBERT was indicted for stealing a handkerchief, value 2s.; the goods of Charles Thomas Tebay, from his person; to which he pleaded

GUILTY. Aged 17.— Confined Six Months.

(The prisoner received a good character.)