Corner Brisbane and Campbell Streets, Hobart, Tasmania.  

The First Fagin

Sections of this film were made in the Penitentiary Chapel Historic Site in December 2011.

The photos below depict some of the activities at the time.

Costumes and Make up preparations took up all of Court Room 1

Anne Solomon in the tunel being led up into Court

Carrie McLean as Anne Solomon is led through our Tunnel to appear in Court

Setting up for the Old Bailey scenes in our Court Room 2

Filming Anne Solomon on trial at the Old Bailey (our Court Room 2)

Clerk of the Court (Brian Rieusset)

Setting up in the Chapel for the Church scene where a prisoner under sentence of death carries in his own coffin.


Sunday 15th November 2009

The site's 21st Birthday


The site was officially opened by the Tasmanian Premier Hon. Robin Gray

on the 15th November 1988

AND unfortunately CLOSED after 30 brilliant volunteer operated years

by the National Trust on the 12 October 2018


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