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  • * Victoria County History *

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    this chapel-of-ease is now united to Funtington church. CHARITIES Richard Beale , John Combes , George Green , and Poors Land . By a scheme of the Charity Commissioners dated 15 April 1910 it was provided that these charities shall

    Parishes Dunton with Millo

    redeemed in 1859 by the transfer to the official trustees of £33 6 s . 8 d . consols. Poors Land -This parish was formerly possessed of about two acres in Dunton Fen . In 1859 the land was sold

    West Bromwich Local government The Borough of West Bromwich .

    then no workhouse. In 1716 the vestry agreed to build houses for the poor on land known as the Poors Land , 74 presumably for use as poor-houses. It established a workhouse in 1735 , although there was strong opposition

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    read from the Charity Commissioners, informing the committee that the Commissioners had directed the Trustees of the Ha-zelbury Brian Poors Land to let the Charity Lands for allotments next Lady-day, also that the sale of land at Yardley was needful, Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    Land.- On Wednesday the Poors Land belonging to St. Mary's parish was let by auction, by Messrs. J. and S. Oldman, for twelve years, in four lots of six acres each. The total annual rent realized was 472., being just Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    14s. 6_. costs, between them, or two mouths' imprisonment. Allowed a week for payment. Disputed Right of Boundary of Poor's Land at Chip- penham.-Two men, named John Langhorn and John Langley, labourers, of the parish of Chippenham, were charged before Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    to the request of tbe Rev. Richard Coulton Vicar of Merrington, to remove him from the trusteeship ol the Poors Land, Smith, and Stokoe's charities. Mr Coulton is opposed to Parish Councils having anything to do with parochial charities, he Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    of his visit was an inquiry into the foundations, endowments, and objectsof the charities of Great Clacton, including the "Poors Land," otherwise called the "Rush Green Allotment Ground," and also their present cir- cumstances and whether any and what improvement Subscribers-only content

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