James Donneley – Newcastle Criminals 1871 -1873

James Donneley

James Donneley
Also know as James Darley, at the age of just 16, this young man had been in and out of prison, but on this occasion he was sentenced for 2 months for stealing some shirts.

Age:16
Height:5.0
Hair: Brown
Eyes:Hazel
Place of Birth: Shotley Bridge
Work: Labourer

These photographs are of convicted criminals in Newcastle between 1871 – 1873.

Reference:TWAS: PR.NC/6/1/1125

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