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Keynsham Poor Law Union and Workhouse

Keynsham Union Workhouse was erected 1837 from designs by William Armstrong, architect. The Poor Law Union comprised the parishes of Brislington, Burnett, Queen Charlton, Compton Dando, Corston, Kelston, Keynsham, Marksbury, Newton St Loe, Priston, Saltford, Stanton Prior, North Stoke and Whitchurch.

Workhouse Master John G. Holt 1881 census
Workhouse Matron Emily Holt 1881 census


Somerset Record Office
Obridge Road, 
TA2 4BU 
Telephone: +44 (0)1 823 278 805 

Page last updated 12 March, 2008

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