Lunatics

Lunatics

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1830 edition. Excerpt: ... B.--The parishes marked thus made Returns in 1828 but not in 1829. I IVIALES. FEMALES. Saint Margaret's Parish Lunatics----------3 2 Idiots---p---------1 Total Numberiof Insane Persons---3 3 Of whom there are, Dangerous---------1--Not dangerous---------3 2 Confined in Asylums-------3 3 Not in Confinement-----------South Lynn and. All Saints------NIL-Nil (a) The Infinnary in which the insane persons are confined, being part of the Work house, the expenses of maintaining the inmates of both are taken together. A RETURN of the Parishes in the Town of King's Lfynn which have not coigplied with the Provisions of the 9 Geo. IV. c. 40, s. 36, and 0 the Reasons for such eglect, so far as the same are known to the Town Clerk. The above Returns not made, from inadvertence, until St. Margaret's, on the 16th March 1830; South Lynn and All Saints, iith March 1830. I transmit to you a summary of the Returns made by the several arishes and hamlets in the City and County of Norwich, pursuant to the provisions of tiie 9 Geo. IV. c. 40. These Returns contain only the names of those lunatics and idiots who are residing with their friends, and who are not dangerous, but we have two receptacles for lunatics and dangerous idiots. The first, an establishment called Bethel, founded above a century ago by a Mrs. Chapman, and since established by Royal charter. By the will of the foundress, the poor of Norwich are entitled to a reference, and there are now 30 patients there of this descri tion. There is likewise another establishment for dangerous lunatics and idiots, under tiie direction of the uardians of the poor, attached to the Infirmary. I have ascertained that there are this gay in that house six male and nine female lunatics, but as I understand on inquiry...show more

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  • Paperback | 40 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 91g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236578112
  • 9781236578112