Even so, their stay there was hardly more than three hours and the ventilation a lot better than it was in the condemned cell
He was removed from the condemned cell
to the prison hospital.
During his first spell in the Tower in 1603, Sir Walter Raleigh sent a similarly direct and powerful letter to his wife while he waited in the condemned cell
, fully expecting to be executed.
The condemned cell
proper, a gallows room and a third room below the gallows room containing a post-mortem table.
For his last fortnight in his condemned cell
, Peter Manuel said virtually nothing and just listened to the radio.
I took another journey into the past at the York Castle Museum, wandering down a reconstructed Victorian street and popping in to jail to check out the condemned cell
where Dick Turpin spent the last five months of his life before he was executed after being found guilty of horse stealing.
In the condemned cell
, a prison officer would stay 24 hours a day and the Governor would visit with any news of appeals.
It feels like having a reprieve from a condemned cell
," said Alice.
Portraits of literary worthies adorn the staircase and the restaurant door was salvaged from the condemned cell
of the city's Calton jail.
At three minutes to eight, the executioner William Billington and his assistant John Ellis entered the condemned cell
, 50 yards from the scaffold.
In July, 1955 - 45 years ago - the former night club hostess walked the few paces from the condemned cell
to the gallows in Holloway Prison to become the last woman to be hanged in this country.
Years later, I had the dubious distinction of being the last journalist to visit the gallows at Walton before they were dismantled and the condemned cell
turned into a warders' team room.
Stand quietly in the condemned cell
where Rowlands spent his last night, or in the punishment cell, completely dark and sound proof in order to effect the greatest possible psychological torture on its inmates.
I must say that during the long and arduous survival fight while Nigel Worthington, Iain Dowie and Bryan Robson remained decidedly upbeat at Norwich, Crystal Palace and West Brom, Redknapp was looking and sounding like a man in the condemned cell
You are in the condemned cell
and the night before your execution you can have anything you like as your last meal.