Info

0390005021

Prison Hulks: Convict hulk 'Warrior' at Woolwich. This hulk held 600 and was an intermediate confinement between an ordinary gaol or transportation. Prisoners were used as labourers in the naval dockyards Hulks (Tenders) were usually old naval vessels that were no longer seaworthy. From 'The Illustrated London News', 1848. Wood engraving

Add to Cart
Filename
0390005021.jpg
Copyright
Irish Photo Archive
Image Size
4500x3474 / 4.0MB
Contained in galleries
Recently uploaded historical photos 3
Prison Hulks: Convict hulk 'Warrior' at Woolwich. This hulk held 600 and was an intermediate confinement between an ordinary gaol or transportation.  Prisoners were used as labourers in the naval dockyards Hulks (Tenders) were usually old naval vessels that were no longer seaworthy. From 'The Illustrated London News', 1848.  Wood engraving