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Glossop Union

Glossop Union comprises the following places:
Charlesworth, Chisworth, Chunal, Dinting, Glossop, Hadfield, Ludworth, Padfield, Simmondley, Whitfield.

The population of the union in 1891 was 26,797, area 20,943 acres and rateable value in 1895 81,657.

Board day every alternate Wednesday at 3pm in 1895.
Relieving Officer, John Wood Bowden,
Superintendent Registrar, Henry Barber, New Mills.

The workhouse erected to hold 144 inmates

Staff at the Workhouse 1895
John Warrington Master
James Rhodes Medical Officer
Mrs Hannah Warrington Matron


Derbyshire Record Office
County Offices
DE4 3AG 
Tel:- 01629 580000

Page updated March 12, 2008 by Rossbret