Account book of the Overseers of the Poor, Panteg, Monmouthshire, 1777-1808.
Panteg Overseers of the Poor Account Book
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- ReferenceGB 218 Misc. MSS 430
- Dates of Creation1777-1808
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description(1 volume)
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
From 1597 Overseers of the Poor were appointed by every parish vestry in England and Wales to collect and distribute the poor rate.
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Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Misc. MSS; History of the Workhouse website (www.workhouses.org.uk), viewed 16 January 2006.
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Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office.
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