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BORSTAL INSTITUTION

(DR04335)

GROVE SCHOOL AND ALMA TERRACE

(JH0658)

GROVE PRISON

THIS BLOCK NOW DEMOLISHED, GATE NO LONGER THERE NEITHER IS BANK. REPLACED ON THE LEFT WITH NEW BLOCK AND HIGH WALL

(DR04317)

PORTLAND  PRISON  THE  GROVE

VIEW  OF  THE  ENTRANCE  GATE  FROM  THE GOVERNOR'S  GARDEN.

(GG0311)

ALMA TERRACE THE SECOND END OF THE TERRACE HAS NOW BEEN DEMOLISHED

THERE IS A WALKWAY BELOW THE PAVEMENT AND THIS WAS KNOWN AS THE AREAS.

(DR04328)

ALMA TERRACE AND THE PRISON

THE WALKWAYS BENEATH THE PAVEMENT AT ALMA TERRACE WERE KNOWN AS THE AREAS. THE HOUSE ON THE RIGHT AT THE END OF THE TERRACE WAS THE BACHELORS' QUARTERS.

(DR04333)

THE KITCHEN, PORTLAND PRISON C1900 

(RF0131)

CARPENTERS SHOP, AND STONE CRUSHING AND MAKING MORTAR, AT PRISON

(RF0130)

BLACKSMITH'S SHOP, PRISON 

(RF0129)

STONE DRESSING YARD, CONVICTS AT WORK.

(RF0128)

CONVICTS WORKING IN PRISON QUARRIES, PRE 1900. 

IN 1890's CONVICT CROWTHER HELD A PROTEST ATOP A CRANE

(RF0126)

CONVICTS AT WORK IN PRISON QUARRIES, PRE-1900 

(RF0125)

CONVICTS PROCEEDING TO WORK IN QUARRIES, GROVE ROAD, PRE 1900 PRE VERNE PRISON 

(RF0123)

BORSTAL ANNUAL SWIMMING EVENTS, FOLLY PIER, 1927 

(RF0121)

1930's BORSTAL GYM TEAM, SOUTH OF INSTITUTION 

SHOWING DISPLAY TEAM PLUS INSTRUCTOR 

(RF0120)

BORSTAL SUMMER CAMP FARM BUILDING, 1930's 

(RF0119)

BORSTAL HOUSE GROUP, 1930's 

(RF0118)

BORSTAL HOUSE GROUP, 1930's 

ON CAMPING TRIP NOTE  NO. OF OFFICERS 

(RF0117)

BORSTAL HOUSE GROUP, RALEIGH, 1930's 

(RF0116)

BORSTAL BOYS ROCK CLIMBING, 1930 

FROM ROCK BREAKING AT THE PRISON TO ROCK CLIMBING AT THE BORSTAL. 

(RF0115)

BORSTAL BOYS SUMMER CAMP, 1930's 

SHOWING COW SHED AS RITZ HOTEL 

(RF0113)

12 MEMBERS OF BORSTAL FOOTBALL TEAMS

(RF0112)

SPORTS DAY IN NEW STADIUM, BORSTAL, 1936-39 

(RF0111)

SPORTS DAY IN NEW STADIUM, BORSTAL, 1936-39 

(RF0110)

SPORTS 6.30 BEFORE BREAKFAST IN NEW STADIUM  1936

(RF0109)

SPORTS 6.30 BEFORE BREAKFAST 1936 IN NEW STADIUM, CONVERTED QUARRY AT THE GROVE 

(RF0108)

BORSTAL SPORTS DAY, HOUSE GROUPS, 1922-1935

(RF0107)

BORSTAL SPORTS DAY, RAYLEIGH HOUSE 1922 -1935

(RF0106)

BORSTAL SPORTS DAY.

COMPETITORS BETWEEN 1921 AND 1935

(RF0105)

BORSTAL SPORTS DAY. 

BETWEEN 1921 AND 1935 

(RF0104)

BORSTAL LADS 1921/35

(RF0103)

BORSTAL BOY SHADOW BOXING 1921/35 

(RF0102)

BORSTAL BOY 1935/40

(RF0101)

GROVE POINT AND PRISON

(JH0666)

BORSTAL INSTITUTION CIRCA 1930. 

LOOKING FROM BORSTAL GARDENS AT COASTGUARD COTTAGES AND BORSTAL OFFICERS ACCOMMODATION, NOTE PEOPLE PLAYING TENNIS IN CENTRE OF PICTURE. 

(JH0148)

PORTLAND PRISONERS 1898 

(JC0509)

 

THE GROVE HOME OF G. FULLEYLOVE, DISPENSER AT THE PRISON, AMONGST OTHERS. 

(JC0507)

 

PORTLAND  PRISON  THE  GROVE. 

VIEW  OF  THE  ENTRANCE  GATE  FROM  THE GOVERNOR'S  GARDEN.

(GG0311)

CONVICT  PRISON  THE  GROVE.

OFFICERS AT REST

(GG0308)

CELL GROVE PRISON - 1909 

(DR0509)

CELL 196 CUBIC CAPACITY + BED MADE - 1849? 

(DR0508)

CELL 196 CUBIC CAPACITY + "FURNISHINGS" - 1849? 

(DR0507)

EXTERIOR OF PRISON CHAPEL 

(DR04360)

PORTLAND PRISON CATHOLIC CHURCH, GROVE ROAD 

(DR04359)

THE PRISON CHAPEL 

(DR04358)

PRISON QUARTERS AT THE GROVE C 1900 

(DR04339)

INSIDE NEW PRISON BLOCK C 1910

(JH1110)

PRISON GATE, GROVE. THIS IS NOW THE YOUTH OFFENDERS INSTITUTE (YOI), FORMERLY THE  BORSTAL.

FOR A MODERN VIEW OF THIS SCENE PLEASE CLICK HERE.

(JH04169)

BUILDING OF NEW OFFICERS QUARTERS C1919 

(JH1108)

THE NEW PRISON C1900

B WING,, NOW DRAKE HOUSE, OPPOSITE SHEPHERDS CROFT. 

(JH1109)

PORTLAND PRISON AND ALMA TERRACE C1907

THE PRISON IS ALMOST FINISHED THE RIGHT HAND SIX HOUSES OF ALMA TERRACE WERE DEMOLISHED ALONG WITH THE BACHELORS QUARTERS ON THE END IN 1988. THE HUT ON THE RIGHT WAS GROVE MISSION HALL IT WAS OPENED IN 1904 BY THE BIBLE CHRISTIANS WHOSE MINISTER WAS THE REV JOHN PAGE, HE AGAIN CAME TO PORTLAND AND MINISTERED IN 1916/17, THE MISSION HALL WAS SOLD TO THE PLYMOUTH BRETHREN AND RE-ERECTED IN REFORNE. 

(JH1112)

CHIEF WARDEN WESTLAKE, PORTLAND PRISON 1898. 

(JC0510)

THE NEW HALL, INSIDE PORTLAND PRISON. 

(DR04300)

PRISONERS AT WORK AT THE GROVE. 

(DR04302)

 

CONVICTS WORKING IN STONE CUTTING WORKSHOP C1907. 

(DR04324)

PRISONERS AT ALMA TERRACE 1893. 

THE MODERN RUFUS WAY ESTATE NOW OCCUPIES THE ABANDONED QUARRY BEHIND THE WALL ON THE LEFT.

FOR A MODERN VIEW OF THIS SCENE PLEASE CLICK HERE.

(DR04336)

CONVICTS BEING SEARCHED ON RETURN FROM WORK. 

(CH0213)

CONVICTS MARCHING TO WORK AT THE GROVE. 

LIME KILN STILL EXISTS. 

(DR04304)

 

CONVICT QUARRIES AT THE GROVE. 

(DR04305)

CONVICTS QUARRYING. 

AT NEW GROUND? 

(DR04306)

 

PRISONERS QUARRYING 1906. 

PRISONERS WORKING IN QUARRY UNDER SUPERVISION OF ARMED GUARDS 1906, NOTE CHAINS USED FOR LIFTING ON THE CRANE. 

(CH0211)

PRISON WORKSHOPS AT THE GROVE 1907. 

(JT0177)

 

CONVICTS AT WORK AT THE GROVE 1907. 

(JT0175)

CONVICTS AT WORK 1907. 

(JT0174)

CONVICTS AT WORK 1907. 

THE GROVE 1907 TAKEN FROM WINDOW OF PROPERTY, MAYBE CLIFTON HOTEL. 

(JT0173)

CONVICTS AT GROVE QUARRIES 1907. 

(JT0172)

 

CONVICTS AT THE GROVE. 

BUILDING WORKSHOPS. 

(DR04309)

CONVICTS MARCHING TO WORK AT THE GROVE AROUND 1900. 

(DR04310)

 

PRISON QUARRIES. 

NOTE RAILWAY TO TRANSPORT STONE ONTO MERCHANTS RAILWAY. 

(DR04311)

BUILDING THE PRISON WORKSHOPS. 

WHERE IS THE PRISON? CAN ONLY SEE LARGE CHIMNEY. 

(DR04312)

THE PRISON GATES C1900. 

(PT0102)

CONVICTS QUARRYING AT THE GROVE. 

(DR04307)

BORSTAL BOYS SUMMER CAMP, 1930's. 

(RF0114)

JAMES BURGESS IN PRISON WARDERS UNIFORM. JOINED GROVE PRISON IN 1850, RETIRED 14/12/1871. 

(DN0104)