Vol. 94: Winchelsea Poor Law Records 1790-1841

Editor: Malcolm Pratt Volume: Volume 94 Published 2012 ISBN: 978 0 85445 076 3 ‘The poor are ever with us’ is a common phrase, but one that usually evokes images of an amorphous, anonymous mass. Rarely do we get beyond grim registers yielding stark statistics on people, money, food and clothing. Yet through the use […]