1890's Birmingham Gang Mugshots - The Real Peaky Blinders. A notorious Birmingham gang that had blades sewn into the peaks of their caps so they could use them as weapons.

Birmingham Gang Mugshots - The Real Peaky Blinders Birmingham gang that had blades sewn into the peaks of their caps so they could use them as weapons.

A timeline showing the progression of convict colonisation in Australia.

Australian Convicts Timeline - though missing from this descriptor is the endemic class conflict that came with the severe oppression of convicts.

First Fleet Narrative - Year 4 History Unit - At the tender age of eight, chimney sweep Tom Appleby is convicted of stealing and sentenced to deportation to Botany Bay. As one of the members of the First Fleet, he arrives in a country that seemingly has little to offer - or little that the English are used to, anyway. Accompanying worksheets: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Tom-Appleby-Convict-Boy-First-Fleet-History-Narrative-Jackie-French-1232083 #ACHHK079

Booktopia has Tom Appleby Convict Boy by Jackie French. Buy a discounted Paperback of Tom Appleby Convict Boy online from Australia's leading online bookstore.

First fleet position in harbour

First Fleet @ anchor in Sydney Cove NSW Australia / The left headland is where the southern pylon of the Sydney Harbour Bridge is now situated, and the Sydney Opera House now sits on the right-hand headland.

The Charlotte Medal...the Charlotte was one of the six convict ships in the First Fleet. The ship's surgeon,John White, had convict Thomas Barrett(forger), engrave this silver medal as a memento.

The Charlotte Medal.the Charlotte was one of the six convict ships in the First Fleet. The ship's surgeon,John White, had convict Thomas Barrett(forger), engrave this silver medal as a memento.

Old Map of Sydney and suburbs 1890 , Australia, New South Wales Vintage - product image

Old Map of Sydney and suburbs 1890 , Australia, New South Wales Vintage - product image

explores issues surrounding the transportation of convicts to Australia, and also places the practice of transportation in an international context. It discusses convict labour and skills, diet of prisoners, the British military's role in the penal settlement, the activities of the Female Factory system and the struggle to bring convict transportation to a conclusion.

Convicts by Michael Bogle, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

A government jail gang, Sydney, N. S. Wales by Augustus Earle, 1830. The Hyde Park Barracks can be seen in the background.

A government jail gang, Sydney, N. Wales by Augustus Earle, The Hyde Park Barracks can be seen in the background.

“What an ensemble! #Banished 9pm March 5th #BBC2”

Banished: Joseph Millson represents “bad man” with considerable glowering presence.

First impressions of a new land by First Fleet artist George Raper, who arrived on HMS Sirius, the flagship of the First Fleet, at Port Jackson, Australia in January 1788

First impressions of a new land by First Fleet artist George Raper, who arrived on HMS Sirius, the flagship of the First Fleet, at Port Jackson, Australia in January 1788

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