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Re: Lintott prison sentence

Postby meekhcs » Wed May 01, 2019 8:36 am

I would still ring before you go.
Winchester Prison records are supposedly held at the office but I cannot find which format they are held in, so they may have to be retrieved from storage, which takes time
The staff are very helpful and will advise over the phone.
It's a walk in in record office so you do not have to prebook reading machines etc.
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Re: Lintott prison sentence

Postby LintottM » Wed May 01, 2019 10:06 am

Yes definitely. Thanks for everyone's help and suggestions :)

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Re: Lintott prison sentence

Postby junkers » Wed May 01, 2019 9:13 pm

LintottM wrote:I will definitely have a look. I think they do have some records, although I can't be sure that he was imprisoned in Hampshire but it would be worth a try.

I work in WInchester so I could pop in quite easily.

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I suggest that you contact the record office as you will need a readers' ticket and appropriate identity documents and the record you want may be amongst other records the are subject to longer closure periods and may not even be preserved.
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Re: Lintott prison sentence

Postby meekhcs » Thu May 02, 2019 2:36 am

Thanks Junkers I forgot to mention the readers ticket, although having said that mine expired years ago, and I didn't have it with me when I popped into Winchester RO 6 weeks ago. Because of the change over to the new system they just issued me with a day pass!
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Re: Lintott prison sentence

Postby LintottM » Thu May 02, 2019 5:55 am

I phoned them up yesterday and they are going to see what they can find, if anything!
Hopefully I will know this afternoon if there is anything available to look at.

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