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N 3. Each Prisoner is to be kept in a state of constant neatness properly clothed
and tightness and to that purpose shall be supplied at least once
a year with one compleat suit of such cloaths as shall be allotted,
and with a clean shirt at least twice in every week.

4. Each Prisoner shall be constantly be supplied with a separate
bed and bedding competent to his situation and kept in a
state of constant cleanliness the sheeting being changed at least
once in every fortnight.

5. The Prison shall be warmed in every part whenever the
season renders it necessary, and lighted at the Proposer's expence

6. No Prisoner shall be suffered to have access to any kind of
spirituous liquor, except where ordered in the way of medicine.

7. A Chaplain, being a Clergyman of the Church of England,
shall be provided who in person or by occasional Deputy
shall be constantly living in the midst of the Prisoners and constantly
keeping the whole assemblage of them in view.

8. So in like manner a Surgeon.

9. Schoolmasters in sufficient number shall be provided, by
whom instruction shall be administered, at least on Sundays during
the intervals of meals and divine service, in reading writing &
arithmetic to as many of the Prisoners as shall be found to
stand in need of it.

N 10. Each prisoner shall be allowed a share of his earnings
to the amount of not less than 1/4 1/4 part of the fair value thereof

11. A portion of such share (but unless with the Prisoner's
consent not greater than one half) shall be laid up to serve as
a fund for an annuity for the Prisoner's life to a certain

Identifier: | JB/115/016/003
"JB/" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 115.


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proposal / for maintaining and employing convicts in a new invented building in which they will be universally subject to uninterrupted inspection


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