On this day…

…in 1880, our Neddie was hanged at the Old Melbourne Gaol.

A member of the Gang (stuck in Melbs waiting, waiting, waiting for a plane to Bali) took the opportunity to visit the scene of the crime this morning – arriving shortly after a group of Ned’s descendants, who’d gathered to leave floral tributes…

flowers

Vale Neddie; always in our thoughts. More snaps at Prisoners of the Crown, here.