Battle Poor Law Union and WorkhouseThe Union workhouse contains 20 inmates . John Frost, governor; Mrs Frost, matron; F W Ticehurst, clerk to the Board of Guardians.
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Records Source: Submitted by East Sussex Record Office Copyright © Rossbret 1999-2005. All rights reserved.
Submitted by Betty Longbottom
Battle Union consists of the following Parishes:
Workhouses, List of those visited in 1867 With Name of the
Workhouse and numbers of insane, idiotic, and imbecile inmates.
Source: 22nd Report of the Commissioners in
Lunacy to the Lord Chancellor. Submitted by Alan Longbottom.
Tel: (01273) 482349
(Ashburnham, Battle, Bexhill, Brightling, Catsfield, Crowhurst, Dallington, Ewhurst, Hollington, Mountfield, Penhurst, Sedlescombe, Westfield, Whatlington):
Treasurer's accounts, 1920-1930;
register of Battle Union lunatics in the County Asylum, 1866-1930;
contracts with Medical Officers and for vaccination, 1888-1917;
boarding-out agreements for children and sick poor, 1915-1928;
Poor Law commissioners' order for keeping, examining and auditing the union accounts, 1835;
admission and discharge registers, 1911-1949;
register of births, 1866-1946;
register of deaths, 1835-1950;
indoor relief lists, 1919-1931;
registers of inmates, 1930-1931;
creed registers, 1893-1950;
Master's day book, 1928-1936;
Master's receipt and payment books, 1902-1925
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