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Fremantle Prison, Fremantle: 50 reviews and 96 photos


Some of the more notable prisoners in Fremantle Gaol were :

Brendan Abbot. Known as the 'Postcard Bandit'. He escaped prison by making uniforms which resembled the Prison Guards.
Martha Rendell. The last woman to be hanged at the prison.
Eric Edgar Cook. A Serial killer and the last person to be hanged at the prison and in Western Australia.
Moondyne Joe. He was a Bushranger and a infamous escape artist
John Boyle O'Reilly. He was a Fenian political prisoner
Bon Scott. A former lead singer of the rock band AD/DC
James Wilson. An Irish Nationalist.

Address: Fremantle Prison, The Terrace
Directions: http://www.fremantleprison.com.au/Visit_Us/gettinghere/Pages/default.aspx
Phone: (08) 9336 9200
Website: http://www.fremantleprison.com.au/Pages/default.aspx

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  • Updated Jan 31, 2006
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