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The Repository of all Things Historical for the Ancient Welsh Town of Carnarvon

  Castle Square, Carnarvon. Published by Williams & Hughes, Bridge Steet, 1850


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CARNARVON COUNTY GAOL - INVENTORY MARCH 1858


An Inventory
of
the County Effects
at the
Carnarvon County Gaol
taken on the
8th March 1858


Before-Trial Ward


Front Bedroom

3 double Bedsteads - 6 Coir beds - 6 Pillows - 6 Blankets - 6 sheets - 6 Rugs - 3 pillow Cases

Back Ditto

3 double bedsteads - 6 Coir Beds - 6 pillows - 6 Rugs - 2 blankets - 2 sheets - 1 pillow Case

Landing of Ditto

2 Padlocks

Day-Room

1 Table - 2 Benches - 4 Mess Cans - 4 Wooden Spoons - 4 Trenchers - 4 Number plates - 1 Comb box - 1 Soap Box - 1 Looking Glass - 1 bell - 1 handbrush - 1 brush - 4 framed Rules - 2 Combs - 1 brush - 1 Corner Cupboard - 1 Gas Pendant - 1 Scouring brush - 1 Stove Pipe & fender - 4 Baskets - 1 Coalbox - 1 Shovel - 1 Mat - 13 books

Yard

4 Night utensils - 1 Scouring brush - 1 cane brush - 2 buckets - 1 Soap box - 1 Cistern and Vice

Hospital - Upstairs

2 Double Bedsteads - 1 Single do. - 5 beds - 5 pillows - 5 Rugs - 2 blankets - 2 sheets - 1 pillow Case

Ditto - below

1 Table - 1 fumigating box - 1 Bath - 1 Boiler - 1 Cupboard - 1 bench - 1 stove pipe and fender - 3 framed Rules - 1 Looking glass - 1 bell - 1 Mess Can - 1 Trencher - 1 Spoon - 1 Comb box - 1 Comb - 1 hair brush - 1 Scouring brush - 3 Vices - 1 Mat - 1 Hairbrush - 1 Basket - 1 Gas bracket

Yard

1 Cistern - Soap Box - 1 Vice - 2 Night Utensils - 1 Padlock

Debtors Yard

1 Lamp and Post - 1 Pump and 1 Cistern - 1 tub - 2 buckets - 1 canebrush - 4 Night Utensils

Debtors Room

1 Cupboard - 2 brushes - 1 table - 1 bench - 3 Chairs - 1 Comb box - 1 Soap ditto - 1 Shelf - 1 Gasbracket - 3 framed Rules - 1 Looking glass - 1 Thermometer - 1 board of Directions - 2 books - 1 fender - 1 Poker - 1 Tongs - 1 fire place with Grate boiler and Oven - 1 Mat

Convicted Ward


Day Room

2 tables - 6 benches - 1 Tray stand - 1 Stove fender and pipe - 1 Coal box - 1 shovel - 2 Gas Pendants - 1 Warping frame - 1 Comb box - 1 brush - 4 framed Rules - 14 Mess Cans - 14 Trenchers - 14 Spoons - 14 number plates - 1 Scales - 5 Weights - 26 books - 1 cupboard - 6 blacklead brushes - 2 mats - 1 Padlock

Three Cells down stairs

3 Double bedsteads - 3 Single do. - 9 beds - 9 Pillows - 9 Rugs - 14 blankets - 14 sheets - 7 Pillow Cases - 1 bell - 3 Padlocks

Do. upstairs

3 double Bedsteads - 3 single do. - 9 beds - 9 pillows - 14 Blankets - 14 sheets - 9 Rugs - 7 Pillow Cases - 1 Bell - 3 Padlocks - 1 Mat

Solitary Cell

1 Double bedstead - 2 beds - 2 pillows - 2 Rugs - 1 bell

Furthest Cell

2 Double bedsteads - 4 Beds - 4 Pillows - 4 Rugs - 1 Padlock

Workroom

1 Stove - 1 boiler - 3 benches - 1 table - 1 Desk - 1 chair - 8 Baskets - 8 Grease Tins - 1 Hair brush - 1 hand do. - 1 spade - 1 poker - 1 scraper - 1 Thermometer - 1 comb box - 1 soap box - 2 looking glasses - 4 Combs - 1 Hairbrush - 1 Clothes Brush - 2 blacklead brushes - 1 Loom - 1 Gas Pendant - 1 bracket

Do. upstairs

1 Gas Pendant - 1 Loom and Fittings - 3 baskets

Criminal Yard

6 Buckets - 15 night utensils - 1 Cistern and Vice - 1 Lamp and post - 1 Machine for Twisting Ropes

Warehouse upstairs

44 Baskets - 4 Trussels - 1 Stool - 1 bench - 1 Tartub - 1 tar barrel - 1 blackboard and frame - 1 wheel for spinning Spun yarn - 1 Grindstone - 2 shelves - Part of Glass door

Do. below

2 Mat Frames - 1 Windlass for Beaming - 2 Trussels - 2 Ladders - 1 block of wood - Part of Window - 1 Spade - 3 Machines - 1 shelf - 7 Whitewash brushes - 6 Scouring do. - 1 Tub - 3 buckets - 1 Machine for Untwisting Rope - 2 boxes - 2 Mat boards - 1 Watering Can - 1 bench - 1 Scale and beams - 18 Weights - 1 Grindstone frame and handle - 1 Pick - 1 door - Part of Iron bedstead - 1 Triangle

Storeroom

Men's clothing

63 Jackets - 63 Waistcoats - 67 Trousers - 53 Caps - 53 Handkerchiefs - 37 pairs Stockings - 39 flannel shirts - 65 shirts - 32 Drawers - 20 pr Heel caps - 98 pr Clogs - 48 pair Braces

2 paint cans - 1 oil bottle - 5 paint brushes - 4 old Vices - 3 brushes - 10 frames - 1 stool - 3 (?wooden?) rollers - 8 boards for rules - 3 old Window frames - 4 Reeds - Model of Britannia Tubes - 3 baskets - 2 Earthen pots - 13 night utensils - 2 frames and shelving - 11 birch Besoms - 1 tin bucket - 1 Baise Curtain - 13 Numbers of chambers Information papers for the people (Welsh) - Lunatic straps - 1 Salt box - 1 box

Debtor's Bedroom

2 Iron Bedsteads - 2 beds - 2 bolsters - 4 sheets - 4 Blankets - 2 Rugs - 2 bolster Covers - 2 Washstands - 1 Table - 1 Bell - 1 Fire Grate

Landing from Ditto

1 Cupboard - 59 Small sheets - 11 Large ditto - 12 pillow Cases - 13 blankets - 6 Rugs - 14 Mess Cans - 45 wooden spoons - 12 Trenchers - 30 number tickets - 1 Cupboard - 101 Blankets - 1 Bookholder - 2 Brackets - 1 Tower Bell

Church

8 loose benches - 6 fast do. - 1 Gas Pendant &c. - 2 brackets - 1 Box - 2 Communion Cups - 1 do. plate - 1 do. Tankard - 2 Surplices - 1 table - 1 ditto Cloth - 1 Reading Desk - 1 Curtain - 21 books - Matting - 1 Mat - 2 pieces of Carpet - 1 Bench Cushion

Mat Room

1 Step Ladder - 1 Joiner's Bench - 1 Do. chest of Tools - 6 Baskets - Shelving - 6 Trussels - A small quantity of Loose boards &c. - Scales & 10 Weights - Spring Balance - Fire Grate

Magistrates' Room

216 Books - 9 chairs - 1 clock - 1 table & cover - 1 Desk - 1 cupboard bed - 1 Standard - 4 framed rules - 1 Almanack frame - Bookshelves and Cupboard - Wash hand basin and jug - 7 writing slates - Gas Pillar - 1 School box - 2 large sheets - 1 Pillow Cover - 6 Blankets - 1 Rug - 2 pillows - 1 Bolster - 1 Pillow Case - 1 feather bed - and Coir Mattress - 1 Mackintosh Cape - 13 pr Handcuffs - 7 pr Leg Irons - 5 Leg Rings - 1 Stool - 8 Cutlasses - 6 Ramrods - 2 pistols - 1 medicine box - 1 Looking Glass - 1 Lamp - 1 Bell - 3 Inkstands - 1 table Cover - 1 Mess Can - 1 Stocklock - Cat o' nine tails - Matting - 1 Door Mat - 1 Hearth Rug - 1 Grate fender and sett fire Irons - 1 kettle - 8 Locks

Females Sleeping Cells

3 Iron bedsteads - 5 beds - 3 bolsters - 4 pillows - 9 blankets - 10 sheets - 3 bolster covers - 3 pillow cases - 1 bell - 3 Padlocks

Washing Room

1 Boiler - 2 buckets - 4 Washing tubs - 1 Dolly peg - 1 Drying Machine - 2 benches - 1 Coal box

Females' Yard

4 night utensils - Clothes Lines - 1 Rake - 2 baskets - Cistern and Vice - 1 old Iron bedstead - 1 old Mat

Females' Work Room

8 large sheets - 4 Small do. - 12 blankets - 8 Rugs - 3 large & 5 small Bolster & pillow Cases - 40 Linsey Petticoats - 30 Bedgowns - 20 flannel Petticoats - 20 (?) - 3 pr Stockings - 26 day caps - 8 night caps - 50 Aprons - 2 night dresses

Baby Clothes

3 Night Dresses - 2 day Dresses - 4 flannel Skirts - 4 towels

In the Washing

20 Shirts - 14 flannel Do. - 14 Drawers - 20 Neckties - 9 Pocket Handkerchiefs - 19 Caps - 2 blankets - 10 Small and two large Sheets - 15 Towels - 2 pair Trousers - 1 Waistcoat

12 Mess Cans - 9 Trenchers - 12 spoons - 1 Mangle - 1 Clothes Horse - 1 stove pipe & fender - 1 Pendant - 1 Coal box and shovel - 4 flat Irons - 1 Quick & heaters - 3 framed Rules - 1 Comb box - 1 Soap Do. - 2 benches - 1 Table - 1 Cupboard - 1 book shelf - 1 Hand brush - 1 Hair brush - 2 brushes - 2 hair brushes - 4 books - 6 Baskets

Cellar

2 Iron bedsteads - 1 Cast Iron chimney Top - 1 (?) - Lot of old Iron and Rubbing Stone - 3 old benches - Lot of Lumber - 1 shovel - a (?)

Lobby - Ground floor

2 Gas brackets - 1 small bell - 1 clock - 3 Mats - 1 Weighing Machine - 1 bench - 1 Desk

Governor's Yard &c.

1 Beef tub - 1 Safe - 2 Step Ladders - 1 Cistern and Vice - 2 buckets - 1 tub - 4 brushes - 2 coalboxes - Watercloset - 1 Filter

Kitchen

1 Weighing Machine - 2 Weights - 1 old Kitchen Table - 1 shelf - 1 cistern - 1 block of wood - 2 Chairs - 2 Iron pots - 2 large covered tin Cans with Vice - 1 tin Lid - 4 Ladles - 1 Iron Spoon - 3 Carvers - 1 teapot - 12 Knives & forks - 2 forks - Range of Oven - 4 Boilers & Grate - 1 Gas Pendant - 1 Steel - 1 large Tin Mess Pot - 1 Dutch Oven - and 1 Iron Stool

Pantry

2 Setts of Scales - 8 Weights - 9 Cupboards - 1 Hastener - 1 bottle jack - 1 Table - 4 Bins - 2 Brushes - 1 Saltbox - 1 Lamp - 4 Padlocks - 1 Tray - 1 Bracket

Governor's Sitting Room

1 Oak double leafed Table - 9 chairs - 1 Gas Pendant - 22 yards striped Cotton for Bedgowns - Matting

Governor's Bedrooms

2 Cupboards - 4 chairs - 1 Table - 2 Fire Grates

Governor's Office

1 Book Case - 4 Cupboards - 6 drawers - 1 Step Ladder - 1 Stove pipe and fender - Tongs & poker - 1 Desk with Drawer - 1 Table with Small Desk - 1 Carpet - Gas Fittings and Shade - Letter balance - 1 Inkstand - 2 Pistols - 1 Life Preserver - 1 powder flask - 1 Bullet Mould - 2 Rulers - 4 Letter Clips - (?) Volumes Books

Parlour

1 Carpet - Gas Pendant - 1 Coal box - 1 Shovel - Matting

Sundries

7 Hammers - 6 Razors - 7 Scissors - 1 pair large shears - 3 Meat knives - 1 large ditto - 1 Mailing spike - 1 piece of Leather - 2 Guages - 1 Brace - 33 Bits - 1 Nailbox - 2 Squares - 1 Glue pot - 2 Rules - 4 Plyers - 2 Pincers - 2 Compasses - 4 Screw drivers - 3 chisels - 4 files - 2 screw wrenches - 1 Spoke Knife - 7 Sprickbits - 6 Gimblets - 1 Mallet - 2 Saws - 6 Planes

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