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Life in a convict prison (lantern lecture, Bolton, Lancashire, England, 1902)

Type of event
lantern lecture
Full title
Life in a convict prison
Date
1902
People linked to event

DAVEY, Captain William R.  (1867-1941) – lecturer

Reference
‘To The Rescue’ in Church Army gazette

“'A Consecrated Pocket': On Saturday, we were favoured with a visit from Capt. Davey, who gave us a lantern lecture on 'Life in a convict prison'. The pictures were very good and deeply interesting and one could not help feeling glad that in the Church Army there are found men willing to devote their lives to carry the Gospel message even into such dreary places as convict prison. (...)”

Lucerna ID 7000961

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 22 May 2017

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