Home Office and Prison Commission: Prisons Records, Series 1

Home Office and Prison Commission: Prisons Records, Series 1

Registers of prisoners and habitual criminals, photograph albums, minute books, visitors' books, order books, journals, assizes and quarter sessions calendars and other records relating to various prisons in England and Wales, to Gibraltar prison and to some ship prisons.

PLEASE NOTE: Electronic images of selected pieces of these records can be searched online through our partner website. Piece 101 only has been digitised at this time (February 2013); further releases to follow in 2013.

Related Material:
Later volumes of the Habitual Criminals Register are in MEPO 6
Held by:
The National Archives, Kew
Legal status:
Public Record
Physical description:
473 volume(s)
Access conditions:

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