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Bridewell

(brīd`wəl), area in London, England, between Fleet St. and the Thames River. The Bridewell house of correction, demolished in 1863, was on the site of a palace built under Henry VIII and given by Edward VI to the City of London in 1553 for use as a training school for homeless apprentices. The building later became a prison. Bridewell thus came to be used as a general term for a prison or house of correction.
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The TV and film producer Colin McKeown (who opened it as a restaurant, Colin's Bridewell, which traded between 2003 and 2005) still owns the building and is our landlord.
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The Bridewell Gallery is at 101 Prescot Street and the free film evening starts at 7.
Wewouldwelcome any photos, old maps, information or personal recollections of the Bridewell peoplemay have, andwould bewilling to sharewith us.
These can be sent to the Bridewell by post or e-mail and should be addressed to: Paula Tasker-Lynch, Art SpaceMerseyside Ltd, Bridewell Studios, Prescot, L7 8UL.