James Davit – Newcastle Criminals 1871 -1873

James Davit

James Davit
James Davit was convicted of the crime – confusing to obtain money by false pretence and was sentenced to 6 weeks in prison.

Age (on discharge): 18
Height: 5.8
Hair: Dark
Eyes: Dark
Place of Birth: Ireland
Married or single: Single

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

Reference:TWAS: PR.NC/6/1/1097

(Copyright) We’re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite ‘Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums’ when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you’re unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk.

To purchase a hi-res copy please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk quoting the title and reference number.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.