After being caught stealing some boots, Thomas Watson was sentenced to 2 months in prison in 1873.
Age (on discharge): 40
Hair: Dark Brown
Place of Birth: Newcastle
These photographs are of convicted criminals in Newcastle between 1871 – 1873.
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