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|County||Entry Number in Misc. Series Handbook||Description|
|Bedfordshire||31||Transportation for life 1825-52 and transportation sentences of penal servitude, 1801-1878, giving names of convicts and ages, offences, sentences and disposals.|
|Buckinghamshire||80||Calendars of prisoners 1789-1855 in Aylesbury Gaol including many sentenced to transportation.|
|Cheshire||96||Quarter Sessions Records: orders by QS and Chester Sessions for transportation of convicts 1749, 1803-1829; Orders by Secretary of State for transportation of convicts to hulks 1802-1840; reports and returns of convicts transported under sentence of transportation 1802-1856; circulars and correspondence on transportation of convicts 1802-51; convict lists sent to Commissioners of County Rates, March 1835.|
|Devon||137||Records 1787-1843 of Exeter Gaol, including transportation orders and papers.|
|East Sussex (and West Sussex)||153||Quarter Sessions Records: expenses of criminal prosecutions and transport of convicts 1835-57; return of expenses of conveying convicts 1857-78 for East and West Sussex.|
Quarter Sessions Records:
|216||Sheriff's Oaths and Appointments 1827-1834 referring to transfer of convicts from Hereford Gaol to Ships.|
|Hertfordshire||217||Quarter Session records 1797-1841 incl. Lists of convicts transported from Herts.|
|Hull||238||Quarter Session Records 1786-87 regarding transportation of 3 convicts to Botany Bay and removal of convicts from Hull Gaol to hulk Dunkirk.|
|Humberside||240||Calendar of prisoners in Hull Gaol 1825 and Beverley House of Correction 1841 containing details of transportees.|
|Ireland||339||Papers 1797-98 concerning United Irishmen sentenced to transportation; Register of prisoners at an Irish Gaol, possibly Spike Island Govt Prison, April 1849-Oct 1850.|
|Kent||264||Records of Maidstone Gaol 1805-53: Convict book 1805-33 and calendar of Prisoners, with details of prisoners sentenced to transportation.|
Note: Lancashire, England, Quarter Session Records and Petitions, 1648-1908 on Ancestry Library
|Liverpool||283||Justices Sessions. Gaol and House of correction: Index to minutes of meetings and select sections of minutes concerning transport of convicts to hulks and treatment of female convicts 1837.|
|London (see also Middlesex)||291||Scrapbook of social reformer Robert Own containing acc. By W. Pare of a visit to female convicts at Newgate Prison 1834.|
Corporation of London Records Office: Records of criminal cases tried at London Criminal Court (Old Bailey) and of prisoners held in Newgate Gaol.
Greater London Record Office: Records of cases from the County of Middlesex tried in the London Criminal Court (Old Bailey and detained
|Norfolk||349||Document from Cubitt collection being a petition dated October 1786 requesting that prisoners from the great Yarmouth Gaol be sent to Bot. Bay. Personal details of 8 prisoners given.|
|North Yorkshire||351||Records of Northallerton Quarter Sessions 1785-1853 and York Quarter Sessions 1827-54 including calendars of prisoners.|
|Nottinghamshire||356||Card index to transportations recorded in the Nottingham borough Quarter Sessions records 1723-1858.|
|Oxfordshire||360||Calendars 1775-1853 of prisoners tried at Oxford Quarter Sessions and Assizes.|
|Shropshire||415||Calendars 1786-1845 of prisoners, Shrewsbury Gaol, listing convicts tried at both Assizes and Quarter Sessions.|
|Somerset||425||Register of prisoners at Shepton Mallet Gaol 1842-72 containing many references to transportation.|
|Southampton||429||QS records 1804-29 referring to 9 convicts.|
Note: Surrey, England, Calendar of Prisoners, 1848-1902 on Ancestry
|452||Calendar of prisoners 1848-53 for Surrey QS at Newington Gaol.|
|West Yorkshire||494||Calendars 1823-49 of prisoners in the House of Correction at Wakefield.|
|Wiltshire||507||QS records: 12 selected bonds and contracts 1787-89 for transportation of felons to NSW.|
York (See also Nth and Sth Yorkshire)
Note: Yorkshire, England, Quarter Session Records, 1637-1914 on Ancestry
|510||Calendars of prisoners 1828-53 in the house of correction including details of convicts under sentence of transportation. Calendar of prisoners 1828-33 at York Gaol.|
Dorset, England, Quarter Sessions Order Books, 1625-1905 also on Ancestry.
O'Brien, E 2005, AJCP handbook Part 8: Miscellaneous (M Series), 3rd edn, National Library of Australia, Canberra.