Sentence Examples

  • In 1730 William Morgan, an Irish student, visited the gaol and reported that there was a great opening for work among the prisoners.
  • The sentence was not carried out, and Peacham is said to have died in gaol (March 1616).
  • It is now generally supposed that Bunyan wrote his Pilgrim's Progress, not during his twelve years' imprisonment, but during a short period of incarceration in 1675, probably in the old gaol on the bridge.
  • In 1180 a gild merchant was established, and the county gaol was completed in 1188.
  • He was rescued with great difficulty, and consigned to the gaol for safety, until he could be secretly removed from the city.

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