View of the Tread Mill for the employment of prisoners: 1821
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'View of the Tread Mill for the employment of prisoners, erected at the House of Correction at Brixton, by Mr Cubitt of Ipswich'. 10 prisoners are walking on the mill. Brixton Prison was opened in 1820; the treadmill was installed the following year.
1821 AD - 1821 AD