London. Pub.1st Sept.r, 1808 at R. Ackermannís Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Coloured aquatint. Plate: 230 x 280mm, (9 x 11"). Mount burn around image.
The notorious debtors' prison near Farrington Street. Founded in 1197 this building shown here was built 1781-1782, after the previous one was destroyed in the Gordon Riots of 1780. In the yard some of the inmates are playing tennis. Earliest Squash Image.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
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