New book!

New publication!

A History of Gloucester Prison, 1791-1950. 

Published by Glos Crime History Books, May 2017.

ISBN 978-1-5454-7984-1.

Paperback, 136 pages, 13 b+w illustrations, index and bibliography, £8.50. (Kindle version, £1.99.)

This is a short history of the prison, packed full of information on the development of the buildings, the different versions of the separate system employed in the prison over the years, the staff who worked there, the prisoners who were held there and their day-to-day routine, work, diet, punishment and illness, escapes, executions and more.

Available on Amazon.

https://www.amazon.co.uk/History-Gloucester-Prison-1791-1950/dp/1545479844

 

 

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