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Catherine O Brien

Name: Catherine O Brien

Arrested for: not stated

Arrested at: North Shields Police Station

Arrested on: 11th November 1903

Tyne and Wear Archives ref: DX1388-1-33-Catherine O Brien


The Shields Daily News for 11 November 1903 reports:


"Elizabeth Hall (29), Miller's Bank and Catherine O'Brien (30), no fixed abode, drunk and disorderly in Howdon Road; the former was committed to prison for one month and the latter fined 5s and costs".


These images are a selection from an album of photographs of prisoners brought before the North Shields Police Court between 1902 and 1916 in the collection of Tyne & Wear Archives (TWA ref DX1388/1).


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Taken on November 11, 1903