Dublin, May 6. On Wednesday last, Murphy, Demsy, and Slevin were executed on St. Stephen's Green, for Coining. They were drawn on a new Sledge to the Gallows, where they confessed their Guilt, and were turned off with great Signs of Repentance.

Daily Journal (London, England), May 18, 1727.

"Coining" was the crime of counterfeiting coins.