Christmas in Gaol - Kentwell 1868

Kentwell's Dickensian Christmas is a magical treat for all the family. As the Bence family prepare for the festive season of 1869, Captain Bence hopes Mr Fenner has learnt his lesson from the previous year.

From the reports of the Petty Session, December 24th 1868
[Before E.S. Bence and J. Sikes Esq., and Rev. N.W. Hallward.]

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Bury and Norwich Post, and Suffolk Herald, Tuesday 29th December 1868; p.6; Issue 4514; p. 6; 19th Century British Library Newspapers: Part II.

We hope our visitors avoid the pleasure of Christmas in Melford Gaol this year!

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