Temporary ACC 2015/184 - Burnham Westgate (and elsewhere) Overseer's records

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ACC 2015/184


Burnham Westgate (and elsewhere) Overseer's records


  • c 1814-1899 (Creation)

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'Burnham Westgate Board Schools, erected, with teachers' residences, in 1837 & enlarged in 1893; the schools will hold 360 children; average attendance, 110 boys, 80 girls & 62 infants' (Kelly's Directory of Norfolk, 1896).

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Found in an attic of a house in Burnham Market in the 1970s.

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Applications for master at Burnham Westgate Board School, 1899
Vouchers, Overseers of the Poor-Burnham Sutton?, 1870s-1880s
Bills to the Guardians of the Docking Union, conveying inmates etc, 1840s
Vouchers for Parish accounts, Overseers of Burnham Westgate, c 1814- c 1899
Balance sheets, Docking Union, 1881
Bastardy bond between Samuel Sharpe (on behalf of his younger brother, Richard),and the Overseers of Burnham Westgate, for the support of the child of Mary Tweedy of Brancaster, 1803.

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