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).
  • A regular police force was also established and a gaol built in the Bazaar.'
  • Wife-beating is made punishable by whipping in gaol, not exceeding forty lashes.
  • The principal buildings in Mauch Chunk are the county court house, a county gaol, a Young Men's Christian Association building, and the Dimmick Memorial Library (1890).