The Boy Jones, After Buckingham


UNSPECIFIED - CIRCA 1754: Prison hulk at Deptford. These convict hulks were an intermediate confinement between an ordinary gaol or transportation. Prisoners were used as labourers in the naval dockyards and can be seen here being taken by boat to their work. Hulks (Tenders) were (Photo by Universal History Archive/Getty Images)

Even though Edward Jones served two prison sentences for his intrusions into Buckingham palace, it seems that the authorities were willing to do almost anything to keep him away from London.

CIRCA 1754: Prison hulk at Deptford, an intermediate confinement between an ordinary jail or transportation. Prisoners were used as laborers in the naval dockyards and can be seen here being taken by boat to their work. (Photo by Universal History Archive/Getty Images)

Topics in this Podcast: stalkers, Queen Victoria, Buckingham Palace, Edward Jones, Boy Jones, 19th century