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  HO 45 33SB. This source is from a report of 1845 on Pentonville prison, a new prison, opened in 1842. It describes the purposes of the "Separate system". Earlier in the report the writer admits to several cases of insanity at Pentonville.
  It might be helpful to discuss the ideas in Source 4 with someone knowledgeable about Christian doctrines.
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  HO 45 33SB. report of 1845 on Pentonville prison