Origin of bridewell
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Bridewell, the name of the famous prison, also came from the name of a well dedicated to St. Bride.Stories That Words Tell Us|Elizabeth O'Neill
Th' coort wud give him a letther of inthroduction to th' bridewell an' he cud stay there f'r two hundhred days.Mr. Dooley Says|Finley Dunne
Forty or fifty night-walkers were sent every week to Bridewell, and numbers were induced to emigrate to the colonies.Introduction to the Science of Sociology|Robert E. Park
He underwent an examination; but, refusing to make any confession, he was sent to Tothill-fields Bridewell.
He was immediately conveyed to Tothill-fields Bridewell, where he remained till he was again sent out of the country.