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So excited for our 100 years’ celebration this evening with @LoaderIan Richard Sparks @sysgak @ourcriminalpast & @ashleytrubin and more. Join us for ‘100 years of the Howard Journal: Lessons for contemporary penal policy’ this evening at 5pm! Register at: https://howardleague.org/events/100-years-of-the-howard-journal-lessons-for-contemporary-penal-policy/
Another moment in #maritime #history the #SpurnLightship leaves #Hull #Marina after 34 years and heads down the River Humber ahead of her preservation work and onward journey @HullMaritime
see more @yorkshirepost https://tinyurl.com/h4fyh2x2
Celebrating the Centenary of the Howard League for Penal Reform & the Howard Journal: Vol 60, No S1 open access articles from @sysgak @ourcriminalpast @HistorianCrime @ashleytrubin & many others! @howard_journal https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/toc/20591101/current
This Thursday we celebrate 100 years of the Howard Journal. A host of fantastic experts will join us to discuss long-standing and contemporary issues in crime & justice, including @sysgak @mdhanuka17 @jonbcollins @ashleytrubin @ourcriminalpast Register at: https://howardleague.org/events/100-years-of-the-howard-journal-lessons-for-contemporary-penal-policy/
So excited to see a sneak preview of @RachelDixonGood's excellent book "Infanticide: Expert Evidence and Testimony in Child Murder Cases, 1688-1955" is already available before it is published next month!! 🤩🥳 Check it out here:
This photograph from our collection was taken from what is now our car park and shows the restoration of bottle oven No 4 in 1978.
#Stokeontrent #bottleovens #ceramics #pottery #industrtialheritage
Based on her excellent PhD @lawhulluni (supervised by @ourcriminalpast), this provides an invaluable long duree analysis of how expert witness testimony was variously shaped, accepted and denigrated in infanticide cases heard in London and Hull between the late 17th & mid-20th C
Early boys from the black stuff, roadmaking in Liverpool 1890.
Literally, a load of cobblers today