Friday, 22 June 2012

Criminals Of 1871-1873

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A Flickr set of photos from the Newcastle City Gaol and House of Correction collection. Particulars of criminals convicted of a crime specified in section 20 of the Prevention of Crimes Act, 1871 and reported to the Secretary of State as being imprisoned in Newcastle Gaol. All the prisoners photographed spent time in Newcastle Gaol between December 1871 - December 1873.

(via Everlasting Blort)