Weekly account of poor relief payments in Lancashire townships, givingdetails of claimant, townships and weekly relief.
LANCASHIRE TOWNSHIPS FARM WAGESBOOK
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- ReferenceGB 97 COLL MISC 0022
- Dates of Creation1848-1860
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionOne volume
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Administrative / Biographical History
The 1834 Poor Law Act stated that Boards of Guardians should be elected tocollect the Poor Rate from ratepayers in each parish or union of parishes.
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