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On This Day – 14th February 1859

Convict Michael Blackburn was charged with smoking in his cell at the Geelong Gaol on this day in 1859. Blackburn was charged by turnkey Bourke, and given 36 hours on half rations.

 

 

On This Day – 29th February 1864

Convicts John Sullivan and Williams James were charged with fighting at Geelong Gaol on this day in 1864. Both men were charge by turnkey Bourke. Sullivan was given 21 days and James was given 7 days in solitary confinement on bread and water.

 

 

On This Day – 14th February 1859

Convict Michael Blackburn was charged with smoking in his cell at the Geelong Gaol on this day in 1859. Blackburn was charged by turnkey Bourke, and given 36 hours on half rations.