Scottish Prisons 18th and 19th Century

Irish Prisons

English Prisons

Convict Prison Hulks




Most of the female convicts to Van Diemen's Land started their imprisonment or punishment in local prisons of the United Kingdom and Ireland.  Our researchers will be looking into the conditions, life and administration of these prisons.  This page is still under construction.



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For academic referencing (suggestion only) Database: [http address], FCRC Female Convicts in Van Diemen’s Land database, entry for xxxx ID no xxx, accessed online [date].

For academic referencing (suggestion only) Website:  Female Convicts Research Centre Inc., accessed online [date] from [http address].