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Borough Compter

Date

1826

Artist

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From the Collection

Description

View of Borough Compter, a debtors' prison in Mill Lane, Bermondsey.
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Image Credit

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From the Watercolour World

Location

Tooley Street, Southwark, London, England

Country

Tww Comment

Borough Compter was moved from Southwark to Tooley Street in 1717, and closed down in 1855.