Convict men working in as part of an ‘iron-gang’. Guarded by soldiers they are carrying the tools they need for the day’s work. They are also wearing leg-chains.
A chain gang, convicts going to work near Sidney [i.e. Sydney], New South Wales [picture] London : Hamilton, Adams, 1843. 1 print : etching ; 22 x 33.5 cm. Part of Backhouse, Edward, 1794-1869. A narrative of a visit to the Australian colonies.

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