Crime: highway robbery
Date Of Execution: 12 Aug 1768
Execution Place: Durham
Friday, 12 August 1768 (Newcastle Journal)
John Slaid guilty of the highway robbery of John Easterby in the parish of Bishopwearmouth on 17th June 1768: robbinh him of 1 gold guinea, 5/- in money numbered and a silken purse (valued at 6d).