Thomas Watson – Newcastle Criminals 1871 -1873

Thomas Watson

Thomas Watson
After being caught stealing some boots, Thomas Watson was sentenced to 2 months in prison in 1873.

Age (on discharge): 40
Height: 5.6
Hair: Dark Brown
Eyes: Hazel
Place of Birth: Newcastle
Status: Married
Occupation: Shoemaker

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

Reference:TWAS: PR.NC/6/1/1138

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