Wareham and Purbeck Poor Law Union, Dorset Genealogy

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Separate Poor Law Unions for Wareham and for Purbeck were formed 25 March 1836, but were merged into a single Wareham & Purbeck Union in September 1836.

The original Wareham Union

The original Purbeck Union

See also

For more information on the history of the Wareham & Purbeck workhouse, see Peter Higginbotham's web site: www.workhouses.org.uk/Wareham