HM PRISON HOLLOWAY
Date of Creation:
1869 - 2009
|Scope and Content:|
7 linear metres
|Site Location:||London Metropolitan Archives|
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|Access Restrictions:||These records are available for public inspection, although records containing personal information are subject to access restrictions under the UK Data Protection Act, 2018|
In sections as follows:
CLA/003/AD - Administration
CLA/003/CP - Chaplain's records
CLA/003/HB - Holloway Borstal
CLA/003/IN - Prisoners' employment
CLA/003/ME - Medical records
CLA/003/PR - Prisoners' records
CLA/003/RD - Related documentation
CLA/003/ST - Staff records
For Corporation of London records relating to prisons see: CLA/028: Wood Street Compter, CLA/029: Giltspur Street Compter, CLA/030: Poultry Compter, CLA/031: Southwark Compter, CLA/032: Prisons and Compters, CLA/033: Ludgate Prison, CLA/034: Whitecross Street Prison, CLA/035: Newgate Prison, COL/CA/PCA: Court of Aldermen Prisons Committee, COL/CC/FNG: Court of Common Council Gaol Expenses and Finance Committee, COL/CC/MIN: Court of Common Council Committees includes material relating to gaols and compters, COL/CC/NGC: Court of Common Council Newgate Gaol Committee, COL/CC/PCC: Court of Common Council Prisons Committee, COL/PL: Plans, including plans of prisons and compters.
The National Archives holds papers relating to the management and administration of Holloway Prison (see PCOM: Prison Commission and Home Office Prison Department) and papers on the use of Holloway Prison as a prisoner of war camp during the Second World War (see HO: Home Office, Ministry of Home Security, and related bodies).