Entrance of the Cork City Gaol from the street

Entrance of the Cork City Gaol from the street

Entry door of the gaol

Entry door of the gaol

This path leads to the main building

This path leads to the main building

Facade of the main building

Facade of the main building

Rear view of the main door

Rear view of the main door

One of the female prisoners Mary O'Sullivan

One of the female prisoners Mary O'Sullivan

Governor's office in the Cork City Gaol

Governor's office in the Cork City Gaol

Governor John Barry Murphy in his office

Governor John Barry Murphy in his office

Entry to the west wing of the Cork City Gaol

Entry to the west wing of the Cork City Gaol

Drum Gallery in the west wing of th gaol

Drum Gallery in the west wing of th gaol

Western wing and prisoners' cells

Western wing and prisoners' cells

A prisoner Thomas Raile was convicted of stealing books

A prisoner Thomas Raile was convicted of stealing books

He was subjected to the solitary confinement

He was subjected to the solitary confinement

Gas lighting in cells

Gas lighting in cells

A prisoner called Mary McDonnell is sleeping in her bed

A prisoner called Mary McDonnell is sleeping in her bed

Please try yourself a cell if interested

Please try yourself a cell if interested

16 Years old prisoner Mary Ann Twohig and her baby in a cell

16 Years old prisoner Mary Ann Twohig and her baby in a cell

She was convicted of stealing cloth cap and some kitchen untensils

She was convicted of stealing cloth cap and some kitchen untensils

End of the western wing of the gaol

End of the western wing of the gaol

Entry door and Drum Gallery of the western wing

Entry door and Drum Gallery of the western wing

A warder on duty

A warder on duty

Another warder on duty

Another warder on duty

Child prisoner Edward O'Brien

Child prisoner Edward O'Brien

Nine years old Edward was a well known picpocket

Nine years old Edward was a well known picpocket

Prison doctor Beamish with a gaol warder

Prison doctor Beamish with a gaol warder

Interior of the Cork City Gaol

Interior of the Cork City Gaol

Prisoners' cells and a stair case

Prisoners' cells and a stair case

Door to the warsers' room

Door to the warsers' room

Here two warders are playing cards

Here two warders are playing cards

The Exhibition Room of the gaol

The Exhibition Room of the gaol

Rear view of the gaol

Rear view of the gaol

Prisoners' timetable, diet and punishment schedule

Prisoners' timetable, diet and punishment schedule

Model of the gaol

Model of the gaol

Some of the photos on a wall

Some of the photos on a wall

A staircase of the gaol

A staircase of the gaol

A replica of the prisoners' weighing scale

A replica of the prisoners' weighing scale

Another view of the weighing scale

Another view of the weighing scale

A wooden device to hold the prisoners in one position

A wooden device to hold the prisoners in one position

These stairs lead to the Cork Gaol Radio Museum

These stairs lead to the Cork Gaol Radio Museum

The punishment room

The punishment room

A device in the punishment room

A device in the punishment room

Audio visual room - here it shows appearance of a prisoner

Audio visual room - here it shows appearance of a prisoner

A butterfly beside a window

A butterfly beside a window

Exterior of the Cork City Gaol

Exterior of the Cork City Gaol

External view of the one of the wings

External view of the one of the wings