Poor Law Union and Workhouse
The Lunesdale Union Workhouse was erected in Hornby in 1872, following the
formation of Lunesdale Union in 1869. The Poor Law Union comprised the Parishes
of Arkholme with Cawood, Borwick, Burrow with Burrow, Cantsfield, Caton,
Claughton, Farleton, Gressingham, Halton, Hornby, Ireby, Nether Kellet, Over
Kellet, Leck, Melling with Wrayton, Quernmore, Roeburndale, Tatahm, Tunstall,
Wennington, Whittington and Wray with Botton.
If you have any information regarding Lunesdale Workhouse we would appreciate
hearing from you.
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Page last updated
12 March, 2008