Dorsetshire. An account of the prisoners employed
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Dorsetshire. An account of the prisoners employed in the manufacture of hats, and in other trades, carried on in the County Gaol at Dorchester, and in labor, for and on account of the county, from the twenty-ninth day of September, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-three, to the twenty-ninth day of September, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-four; with a statement of their respective earnings, expense of maintenance, &c.

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Published by Cruttwell, printer, Sherborne in [Sherborne] .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 9305, no. 08.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sheet
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18370826M

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