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The poor-law union comprises 46 parishes or places, 33 of which are in the county of Derby, 7 in the county of Leicester, and 6 in that of Nottingham; the population of the whole amounting to 32,640.
From: A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 56-58.
See also Shardlow Heritage Centre
For more information on the history of the workhouse, see Peter Higginbotham's web site: www.workhouses.org.uk and http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?Shardlow/Shardlow.shtml
Surviving Records are deposited at the Derbyshire Record Office at Matlock.
Parishes in the Union
Aston on Trent, Derbyshire
Barrow on Trent, Derbyshire
Breedon on the Hill, Leicestershire
Castle Donington, Leicestershire
Dale Abbey, Derbyshire
Derby Hills, Derbyshire
Elvaston cum Thurlston and Amaston, Derbyshire
Isley Walton, Leicestershire
Kingston on Soar, Nottinghamshire
Kirk Hallam, Derbyshire
Langley Priory, Leicestershire
Little Eaton, Derbyshire
Osmaston by Derby, Derbyshire
Ratcliffe on Soar, Nottinghamshire
Sinfin Moor, Derbyshire
Stanton by Bridge, Derbyshire
Stanton by Dale, Derbyshire
West Hallam, Derbyshire
Weston on Trent, Derbyshire
Wilne with Draycott, Derbyshire
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