Bridewell Royal Hospital:
Minute Books of the General Prison Committee

11th October 1775 - 9th December 1790

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Image 12 of 3022nd May 1777

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At a Prison Committee Thursday
22d. day of May 1777.

Nathl. Thomas< no role > Esqr . Aldn . Treasurer
Henry Cranke< no role > Esqr . Audr . General

Mr. Chas. Hoyle< no role > Mr. Saml Hall< no role > N. Nixon Esqr.
Mr. Depy Rogers Mr. Thos. Nixon< no role > Wm. James< no role > Esqr.
Dr. Monro Mr Rd Crowther< no role > Mr Gozna
Ed. Umfreville< no role > Esqr . Mr. Thos. Horne< no role >

Bathing Tubs to be
provided by the Steward

It is Ordered that two Bathing Tubs be
Provided by the Steward one for the Mens & another for
the Womens Prison.

Prisons to be fumigated
twice a Week.

It is Ordered that the Prisons be fumigated twice
a Week once with Vinegar and once with Tar & that the
Steward do Provide an Iron Pot for that Purpose and
It is further Ordered that the Porter do see that the
Mens Prison and the Matron the Womens Prison
be properly fumigated.

Ventilator none to be put
up in the Mens Prison

It is the Opinion of this Committee that no
Ventilator be at Present put up in the Mens

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