Letter concerning Lady Hewley's almshouses

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The letter requests the church appoint a subtrustee (one of three Congregationalists) to represent New Lendal for Lady Hewley's almshouses and saying that 4 of these are kept for congregationalist women. Also copy of the Catechism that must be known by those applying for Lady Hewley's cottages with note that 'we have four of them, St Saviourgate, York' [mid/late 19th Century].

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