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Workhouse Publications

Below is a list of selected publications relating to the workhouse and poor law. In most cases, the title is a clickable link to the title on Amazon UK.

General Works

Local Studies

Please note that many of the items in this section are long out-of-print local publications and may be hard to locate. Local history libraries in the relevant area may sometimes hold a copy of such items.

Regional Publications

Bedfordshire

Berkshire

Cambridgeshire

Cheshire

Cornwall

Derbyshire

Devon

Dorset

Durham

Essex

Gloucestershire

Hampshire

Herefordshire

Hertfordshire

Kent

Lancashire

Lincolnshire

London

London and Area - Metropolitan Asylums Board

Middlesex

Norfolk

Northumberland

Nottinghamshire

Oxfordshire

Somerset

Staffordshire

Suffolk

Surrey

Sussex

Warwickshire

Wiltshire

Worcestershire

Yorkshire

Wales

Scotland

Ireland

United States

Researching Pauper Ancestors

Genealogy on the Internet

General Genealogy

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