Van Diemen’s Land

Circuit: British Empire

Van Diemen's Land (now known as Tasmania) was a prison colony for colonial convicts.

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  • Essay
  • Timeline

Viper Island

Circuit: The Andaman Islands

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  • Essay

Vishlag corrective labour camp

Circuit: USSR

Vishlag used the convicts for logging, and the building of Vishersky chemical plant ("Vishhimz") etc.

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  • Essay

Voevodskaya hard-labour prison

Circuit: Russian Empire

Voevodskaya hard-labor prison was used as a place for convict executions.

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  • Essay

Western Australia

Circuit: British Empire

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  • Essay
  • Timeline
  • Object
  • Life

Xinjiang

Circuit: China

Xinjiang is a territory in northwest China, comprising a vast region of deserts and mountains.

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  • Essay

Yakutskaya

Circuit: Russian Empire

Yakutsk is the capital city of the Sakha Republic, Russia.

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  • Essay

Zabaikalskaya

Circuit: Russian Empire

Zabaikalskaya was formed in 2008 by uniting Chita (Chitinskaya) oblast and Aginsky Buryatsky autonomous okrug.

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  • Essay

Zerentuyskaya Prison

Circuit: Russian Empire

Zerentuyskaya prison- administrative center of Nerchinskaya Katorga penal complex.

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  • Essay

Zhonkyerskaya hard-labour prison

Circuit: Russian Empire

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  • Essay