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Jon Tonks Explores The Far Reaches of the British Empire

August 27, 2014

By Sabine Mirlesse

© Jon Tonks

Senior officer and part-time cook Linda Fuller, Jamestown Prison, St. Helena.

A tortoise named Jonathan who is rumored to have met every governor of St. Helena since arriving on the island in 1882. A prison that from time to time serves as a video shop. A lollipopseller awarded a Badge of Honor for maintaining calm under duress. A police officer who has been on duty for 22 years without making an...

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