The Parish of St Martin in the Fields was added to Strand Union in 1868.
Strand Union amalgamated with other Unions in 1913 to become The City of Westminster Union.
St Martin in the Fields Parish
Castle Street Workhouse
Cleveland Street Workhouse
Edmonton Workhouse, Silver Street, Upper Edmonton, certified to accommodate 1,054 inmates.
St Giles Workhouse (also known as Broad Street or Endell Street)
Sheffield Street Receiving Workhouse
Edmonton Infant Poor Institution
New Workhouse for the Strand Union at Edmonton
The foundation stone of the new workhouse at Tanner's End Edmonton, was quietly laid on the 23rd instant. The anticipated expenditure is about £60,000. Mr. W.S. Cross is the architect. The tenders for some of the fittings were given in our last issue.
Source: The Builder 1869 Vol XXVII 31st July 1869 p.614
Submitted by Alan Longbottom.
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