Bridewell Royal Hospital:
Minute Books of the General Prison Committee

1st August 1792 - 22nd April 1802

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Image 4 of 5348th August 1792

August 8 1792

Present Messrs. Till

Examined the Prison Rooms & found them all clean
& well acr'd

They Submit to the Prison Committee Whether some &
the Women Prisoners may not be occasionally
employed in making Netts

Richd Till< no role >
Robt. Hunter< no role >
Jno Read< no role >

August 15 1792

Present-Mr. Sharpe

Examined the Prison rooms-found them very clean
Deferr'd giving Orders for White Washing the rooms. Until
the Estimate is laid before a general Court.
If Done with time the charge will be about 10 if with
Whiting it will be about 15

The Callender of the Prisoners being law before the
Sub Committee there appears to be

21 men
5 Women
2 Apprentices
in Confinement

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