Category: Sense of Place
Photo and caption by Rebekah Kebede
The execution room at Fremantle Gaol, the last convict prison to close in Australia. Eric Edgar Cooke, a convicted serial killer, was the last person to be executed in this room in 1964. The prison was built with convict labour in the 1850s and closed in 1991.
Location: Fremantle, Australia
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