Prison, Transportation and the Workhouse

Newgate- Victorian England Prisons
Victorian England Prison Conditions
History of Convict Australia - Full Documentary
Tony Robinson Down Under - Transportation
History Channel
Escape from Australia: a convict's tale
'Memorandoms' of James Martin, the only extant first-hand account of perhaps the most famous escape by convicts transported to Australia
The Convict Prison at Australia's Port Arthur,
Port Arthur is famous as the place where the worst convicts were sent in Australia's early European history. Some went to the model prison but, as Rob and Deane show, life there was anything but eas
The Victorian Workhouse/Learn History 3
The Victorian Poor Law Act made homelessness and unemployment a case for the workhouse. To avoid starvation the poor had to live and work in these haunting buildings.

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