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Spiral staircase at La Conciergerie, Paris. Former royal palace and prison in on the Île de la Cité, it is part of the larger complex known as the Palais de Justice. Built in the Middle Ages as a Merovingian Palace. Beautiful Architecture, Beautiful Buildings, Art And Architecture, Beautiful Places, Architecture Interiors, Conciergerie Paris, Paris 3, Foto Paris, Belle Villa

La Conciergerie

An interesting lit spiral stone staircase in the main hall of La Conciergerie in Paris, France.

Inner courtyard of Newgate Prison, by . Museum of London Victorian Prison, Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, East London, Victorian Era, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos

Inner courtyard of Newgate Prison, c.1895

Inner courtyard of Newgate Prison, c.1895 by . Museum quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, and canvases. Museum of London

Women prisoners being discharged from Duke Street Prison in The prison held convicted women prisoners from across the central belt of Scotland during the first half of the century. Uk History, London History, Women In History, Family History, Glasgow City, Glasgow Scotland, England And Scotland, Gorbals Glasgow, The Second City

TheGlasgowStory

TheGlasgowStory tells the story of Glasgow in words and pictures, told by some of Scotland's best writers, and illustrated with thousands of images from the collections of the city's world-famous libraries, museums and universities. From football to fashions, Auchenshuggle to Yoker, you'll find it all here.

Photographer Peter Dazeley reveals interiors of iconic buildings in Unseen London Book Bank Of England, London England, Victorian Prison, Planet Design, Dead Man Walking, London History, Gallows, London Pictures, Greater London

Unseen London DEAD MAN’S WALK The Old Bailey’s 'dead man’s walk', a legacy of old Newgate prison, was the route a condemned prisoner would follow from the cell to the gallows

There are very few photos of Newgate prison on the net. The most commonly reproduced ones come from a late Victorian book, Queen’s London, Anon, Cassell, But three of the most striking an Victorian Prison, Victorian Books, Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Street, Victorian Era, London History, Gallows

A Grim View Inside Newgate Prison in the 1890s

There are very few photos of Newgate prison on the net. The most commonly reproduced ones come from a late Victorian book, Queen’s London, Anon, Cassell, 1897. But three of the most striking an

The old Nottingham prison on St John's Street (now called Lower Parliament Street). It was located at the east corner of Glasshouse Street and King Edward Street. Old Images, Old Photos, Prison Inmates, Nottingham City, Good Old Times, History Photos, Old Ads, Through The Looking Glass, Travel Inspiration

The old Nottingham prison on St John's Street (now called Lower Parliament Street). It was located at the east corner of Glasshouse Street and King Edward Street.

 We would walk past those high walls and I was told that criminals were hanged there! Susan Newall, the last woman to be hanged was executed on October The Prison was demolished 1958 to make way for Ladywell housing scheme. Glasgow Scotland, England And Scotland, Scotland Travel, Glasgow Museum, Glasgow City, Ale, Walk Past, Republic Of Ireland, British Isles

TheGlasgowStory

TheGlasgowStory tells the story of Glasgow in words and pictures, told by some of Scotland's best writers, and illustrated with thousands of images from the collections of the city's world-famous libraries, museums and universities. From football to fashions, Auchenshuggle to Yoker, you'll find it all here.

The Laundry at Pentonville Prison London Pentonville Prison was constructed in… Victorian Prison, Victorian London, Victorian Era, Pentonville Prison, Prison Inmates, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, London History

1900 London Pictures and Photos

View and license 1900 London pictures & news photos from Getty Images.

There are very few photos of Newgate prison on the net. The most commonly reproduced ones come from a late Victorian book, Queen’s London, Anon, Cassell, But three of the most striking an Victorian Prison, Victorian Books, Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, East London, Abandoned Prisons, Abandoned Buildings, London Police

A Grim View Inside Newgate Prison in the 1890s

There are very few photos of Newgate prison on the net. The most commonly reproduced ones come from a late Victorian book, Queen’s London, Anon, Cassell, 1897. But three of the most striking an

inch Canvas Print (other products available) - A corridor in Holloway women& prison in north London, circa (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images) - Image supplied by Fine Art Storehouse - Box Canvas Print made in the USA Victorian Prison, Holloway Prison, Fine Art Prints, Canvas Prints, London History, North London, Heritage Image, Photographic Prints, Art Reproductions

A Visitor's Guide to Victorian England

Here's a short and sweet post for Christmas. We all know that many of the Christmas traditions we keep today, such as the Christmas tree, pulling crackers and sending Christmas cards, originated in the Victorian era. But did you also know that even back in the 19th century, newspapers and magazines were stuffed full with unoriginal, hackneyed articles at this time of year? Paper lace card, 1860s. Copyright Michelle Higgs In January 1884, Punch alluded to this in a piece entitled Unhackneyed…