Go Directly to Jail

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We spent the past week in Albany, on the south coast of Western Australia. Along the way we did some time in various jails – not the functioning variety, but historic ones that have been turned into museums.

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This one is Albany Convict Gaol, which was built by and for convicts in 1852. It served as a convict hiring depot, then a civil prison, and was even used as a storage shed before being turned into an interesting museum.

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