St. Oliver Plunkett`s cell door. The door from the condemned cell of Newgate Prison, London and St. Oliver would have occupied this cell as a condemned man for the last few weeks of his life in 1681. It is now situated at St. Peter`s Church Drogheda Co. Louth Ireland.
Broadmoor Hospital is a high-security psychiatric hospital at Crowthorne in the Borough of Bracknell Forest in Berkshire, England. It is the best known of the three high-security psychiatric hospitals in England, the other two being Ashworth and Rampton. Scotland has a similar institution at Carstairs, officially known as The State Hospital but often called Carstairs Hospital, which serves Scotland and Northern Ireland.
A gallows ticket to view the hanging of Jonathan Wild on the 24th May 1725 (engraving) Jonathan Wild (1683-1725) notorious English criminal; he set himself up as the 'Thief Taker General of Great Britain and Ireland', supposedly policing London streets, whilst his gang perpetrated many of the crimes 'solved' by Wild