• This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 192 PLU/6
  • Dates of Creation
      19th century-20th century
  • Physical Description
      10 volumes, 4 files and 1 box Archives - Non-digital

Scope and Content

Comprises records concerning the welfare of children who came into the care of the York Poor Law Union and later the Pubic Assistance Committee.

Includes records relating to apprenticeships; registers of children boarded out and in farm service; register for enforcing school attendance; and correspondence concerning the boarding out of children.

Access Information


Material is available subject to the usual terms and conditions of access to Archives and Local History collections.