Bundle of Christmas Bedding Lists

Scope and Content

The bundle contains single-sheet lists of bedding distributed to the poor at Christmas. Letters before or after each name on a list indicate the township or hamlet of residence: Bollington (Bol), Dunham Town [to. Dunham Massey] (D), Oldfield [to. Dunham Massey] (O), Sinderland [to. Dunham Massey] (S), Dunham Woodhouses [to. Dunham Massey] (W), Bowdon (B), Altrincham (A). In most cases recipients are listed alphabetically.