claimed it happened three to four days before Merchant, from Aberdeen, killed himself.
are not supposed to carry firearms inside the prison area as a safety and precautionary measure.
followed the 36-year-old who armed himself with a crutch.
In 1866, it was reorganized as Warder
, Mitchell & Co.
advised taking stock of the beauty of forests and recommended that they be utilized to reduce erosion and offer wind protection in the western United States.
He was walking out of his cell and launched at two officers, including the female warder
in the unprovoked attack.
would take up position on either side and link arms firmly before walking to the double doors which were opened for the first time, the warders
walking forward into the gallows room where the assistant hangman would place a cloth drawstring bag over the prisoner's head, pulling the drawstring tight.
Police and prison sources said the Warder
deployed at the jail's main entry gate stopped Mr.
HISTORY IN HUDDERSFIELD: Yeoman Warder
Alan Fiddes, and top right, with Paul Wilcock and Janette Martin at Huddersfield University (JH200411Fwarder-01)
Over the next few months, he will learn by heart 'The Story' - the script of the hugely-popular Yeoman Warder
Tour - before being allowed to lead a tour himself.
The 43-year-old joins the Beefeaters - otherwise known as Yeoman Warders
- after serving nearly 23 years in the Royal Armoured Corps of the British Army.
The case against a third Yeoman Warder
was not proven.