Vaccination. All persons may avail themselves of the services of the medical gentlemen appointed to the district in which they reside free of charge, the Act requiring in all such cases that the expenses be defrayed by the Guardians or Corporation of the Poor. Children must be vaccinated under three months old, under a penalty of 20/-.
Source: Arrowsmith’s Dictionary of Bristol. Edited by Henry J. Spear and J. W. Arrowsmith. Bristol 1884.