Poor Law Union and Workhouse
Keighley Union comprises the six parishes & townships of
Keighley, Bingley, East & West Morton, Haworth, Steeton cum Eastburn and Sutton, but the Superintendent Registrar's District comprises also Silsden.
Mr John & Mrs Segar are master & matron of the small old Workhouse at Exley Head, but there is another union house at Bingley.
Source: WHITE'S 1853 CLOTHING DISTRICTS OF YORKSHIRE p.537
Submitted by Betty Longbottom
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