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A history of the Fleet Prison, London

the anatomy of the Fleet

by Roger Lee Brown

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fleet Prison (London, England) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [337]-343) and index.

    StatementRoger Lee Brown.
    SeriesStudies in British history ;, v. 42
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV9650.L72 F533 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 353 p. :
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL982942M
    ISBN 10077348762X, 0889464502
    LC Control Number96020614

    The Online Books Page The history of the Fleet marriages: with some account of the wardens of the prison, the parsons, and their registers, to which are added notices of the May Fair, Mint, and Savoy chapels, and numerous extracts from the registers.


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From the middle ages onwards, the ancient Fleet Prison was a prison for debtors and bankrupts and for persons charged with contempt of the Courts of Chancery, Exchequer and Common Pleas.

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History of the Fleet Prison, London the Anatomy of the Fleet Brown, Roger Lee X pages The Fleet Prison is noteworthy for being one of the oldest of the English prisons, and one mentioned frequently in literature. The eleventh century Tower of London was used as a prison for a variety of high profile prisoners from Sir Thomas More to the Krays.

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The History of Newgate and the Old Bailey and a Survey of the Fleet Prison and Fleet Marriages, the Marshalsea and Other Old London Jails: With Extensive Remarks on Crime and Punishment in England from Mediaeval Times to the Present Day.

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A book which records the gross injustice of the criminal laws of the past, the cruelty and callousness of judges, law officers. Fleet Prison was a notorious London prison by the side of the River Fleet. The prison was built inwas rebuilt several times, and was in use until The prison was built inwas rebuilt several times, and was in use until See more ideas about Prison, History and London places.

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“The trade was taken up by clerical prisoners living within the Rules of the Fleet, who, having neither cash, character, nor liberty to lose, became .