HANGING IN CHAINS ACT 1834

IMAGE CREDITS


SLIDE 1:  THE MURDER ACT

Image: Four Stages of Cruelty. Plate IV The REWARD OF CRUELTY. BY WILLIAM HOGARTH. IMAGE COURTESY OF WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Background: IBID.,

Slide 2: THE TERROR OF THE GIBBET

IMAGE: A man rides past a gibbet. Lithograph by W. Clerk. WELLCOME IMAGES V0042290

 

Slide 3: Winter's Gibbet

VIDEO: Winter's Gibbet, Elsdon, Rothbury. Footage by Patrick Low (filmed Dec 2016) 

BACKGROUND: Winter's Gibbet, Elsdon, Rothbury. Image by Patrick Low.

 

Slide 4: Disappearing public punishments

IMAGE: The Death of Lord Londonderry [Castlereagh]. By George Cruickshank (1822). Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. SOURCE VICTORIANWEB.ORG

Background: Portrait of Robert Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh, 2nd Marquess of Londonderry. By Thomas Lawrence (1809-1810). Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. Source National portrait gallery.

 

Slide 5: Burial of Suicides Act

IMAGE: Google Maps.

 

Slide 6: Anatomy Act 1832

IMAGE: Wax Anantomical Venus. Wellcome Images L0058207

 

Slide 7: Jobling's Gibbet

IMAGE: Jobling's Swinging Gibbet - Jarrow Brewery. AUTHOR'S OWN COLLECTION. 

 

BACKGROUND: MAP OF JARROW SLAKE, 1856. AUTHOR'S OWN COLLECTION.

 

SLIDE 8: HANGING IN CHAINS ACT 1834

IMAGE: Hanging of William Kidd. 1837.  Source The Pirates Own Book, by Charles Ellms. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

Background: Ibid.,

 

SLIDE 9: SCOUTING FOR BOYS 

IMAGE: Front cover of the first part of Scouting for Boys by Robert Baden-Powell, published in January 1908. Image Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

BACKGROUND: Ibid.,