Pack of Thieves?

SECONDHAND - 52 Port Arthur Lives
Description

This book charts the lives of 52 prisoners who served time at Port Arthur in the 1830's.  It looks at the impact of transportation upon their lives and charts the ways in which they negotiated a passage through Arthur's labyrinthine penal colony.

Contents:
Acknowledgements
Introduction
Hearts
 - William McColligan
 - Walter Paisley
 - Thomas Frost
 - Joseph Johnson
 - Charles Moore
 - George Hunt
 - John Blake
 - William White
 - Isaac Bennett
 - William Day
 - Abraham Hood
 - William Moore
 - Edward Brown
Clubs
 - Benjamin Stanton
 - James Gavagan
 - William McCorville
 - Daniel Fraser
 - William Saxton
 - Stephen Ashton
 - Patrick Murphy
 - Vincenzo Buccheri
 - John Thomas
 - Charles Tossante Brown
 - Thomas Day
 - Henry Fewens
 - Thomas Dickenson
Diamonds
 - William Pearson
 - Peter Brannon
 - John Hare
 - John Jones
 - Henry Laing
 - Jesse Pattamore
 - John Clark
 - Ebenezer Brittlebank
 - Thomas Walker
 - Simon Hargreaves
 - Charles Hogan
 - William Collins
 - John Longworth
Spades
 - James Travis
 - William Bickle
 - William Stewart
 - James Hall
 - George Perryman
 - Thomas Davis
 - Charles Wellings
 - Charles Costantini
 - Charles Dormer
 - John Jones
 - Robert Ashford
 - Daniel Nightingale
 - Robert Goldspick


Sources and Maps
Glossary and Conversion Table
Bibliography

21cm, paperback, 128 pages

 Port Arthur Historic Site Management Authority 2001