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The Global Impact of London Punishments, 1780-1925

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punishment, London, Australia, c19th

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Nineteenth-Century Criminal Tattoos Project

Thanks to funding from BA/Jisc Digital Research in the Humanities, the Digital Panopticon has a new baby project! Tattooing... • posted 608 days ago

Gendered Justice? The Fate of Convicted Murderers at the Old Bailey, 1780-1880

A guest post by Emma Barrett, University of Sheffield. On what basis were people sentenced to death in late-eighteenth and... • posted 669 days ago

Educational Resource for A-Level Students Created by the Digital Panopticon’s Emma...

The First Fleet entering Port Jackson (26 January 1788, Wikimedia Commons). Digital Panopticon PhD student Emma Watkins (University... • posted 895 days ago

FREE Public Engagement Programme to accompany the LMA ‘Criminal Lives, 1780-1925’...

To complement the ‘Criminal Lives, 1780-1925: Punishing Old Bailey Convicts’ exhibition at the London Metropolitan... • posted 930 days ago