Staff Wages Book

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 EGR7/11/4
  • Dates of Creation
      1858-1867
  • Physical Description
      33 x 21 cm, 1 vol., board covers, full-bound in vellum.

Scope and Content

The volume contains signed receipts for board wages paid to male and female staff of the Earl of Stamford, probably at Dunham Massey Hall. Staff include the housekeeper, Ann Brown, from whom other employees received their wages. The positions of members of staff are rarely indicated, but duties include night-watching, pumping and general labour.

Acquisition Information

Received from Dunham Massey Hall on 12 September 1978; provenance: Instrument Room off the Library.