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Preston prison

Postby c.thorman » Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:46 pm

Trying to get records for Preston prison between 1858 -1860 about prisoners :?:
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Re: Preston prison

Postby junkers » Tue Jan 28, 2020 1:52 am

According to The National Archives (TNA), there are 61 files about the prison at Lancashire Archives. There are also likely to be some prisoner records at TNA amongst the Home Office (HO), Assizes (ASSI), Prison Commission (not sure if they existed at the time, PCOM) and perhaps the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) files. Currently TNA's catalogue is not working, again!.
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