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View Resource The Proceedings of the Old Bailey

Formally known as the Central Criminal Court of London, the Old Bailey is arguably the world's most well-known criminal court. Serving the Commonwealth since the 17th century, the Old Bailey has seen hundreds of thousands of trials for every offense imaginable, along with serving as the setting for many important trials of the famous and infamous. Designed as a collaboration between the University...

https://www.oldbaileyonline.org/
View Resource The Digital Panopticon: Tracing London Convicts in Britain & Australia, 1780-1925

Launched in 2017, The Digital Panopticon is a fascinating research project exploring the impacts of various punishments on approximately 90,000 people who were sentenced at London's Old Bailey between 1780 and 1925. This project brings together "millions of records from around fifty datasets" into a searchable database, including trial records, transportation records of convicts who were sent to...

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https://www.digitalpanopticon.org