Return of the Population, Area and Expenditure, of the Parishes in the Wokingham Union, from Michaelmas, 1835, to Michaelmas, 1836, With the previous Average Expenditure and actual Reduction since the formation of the Union.[Table of 6 columns: Parish - a list of parishes in Berkshire and Wiltshire; Expenditure from Michaelmas 1835, to Michs. 1836; Average of 3 years prior to the Union; Reduction in Year ending at Michaelmas 1836; Area; Population.]
Printed letterpress, rare. 242 x 191mm. 9½ x 7½". Vertical fold down the centre, some creasing.
A table and chart with details of expenditure across 16 parishes connected to the Wokingham Union, formed prior to the 1834 Poor Law Amendment Act, passed by Lord Melbourne, which forced the forming together of small parishes into unions and the building of workhouses in each for the giving of poor relief.
[Ref: 17887] £75.00