Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. BAH_1731_00

Appeal of Colebrook



Case Name Long

Appeal of John Colebrook


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.3 [250] p.350–351 (28 Oct. 1731 – 13 April 1732)

  PC Register Citation

George II v.2 (1 June 1729 – 16 June 1732) p.462, 467, 490, 589, 611–612, 625: PC 2/91/462, 467, 490, 589, 611–612, 625



Colonial Courts


General Gaol Delivery and General Quarter Sessions of the Peace – 27 May 1731



Colebrook, John, merchant, of Providence Island, appellant



Fine and imprisonment for “being a Common Barrater” and disturbing the peace.


Judgment revised and proceedings discharged.

References in Smith, Appeals to the Privy Council from the American Plantations

Table of Cases (Colebrook v Rex)


Printed Cases

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Privy Council Documents in PC 1 at The National Archives at Kew


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