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Aylesbury Gaol Inmates

p.risboy

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Just been having a browse through the Aylesbury Library records for the prison.
Although not really funny, it brought a smile to my face.:)

Name. Fanny Stevens
Age 22
Place of birth Leighton Buzzard
Place of residence Leighton Buzzard
Parent name - n.k.
Occupation - Prostitute
Date received into gaol 5 June 1871
Crime. Damaging grass
Sentence - 14 days


DAMAGING GRASS.!!!!!! What sort of offence is that.:eek: :) :)

I reckon this was drummed up to get the poor girl off the streets.

Steve.:)
 

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