Fylde Poor Law Union, LancashireEdit This Page
From FamilySearch Wiki
Prior to the formation in 1837 2 town workhouses existed :
Poulton le Fylde.
The Fylde Poor Law Union was formed on 27th January 1837.
Constituent parishes included:
Bispham, Lancashire, Bryning with Kellamergh,Lancashire , Blackpool St John, Lancashire Carleton (Great and Little), Lancashire , Clifton with Salwick within Lund, Lancashire, Elswick, Lancashire , Freckleton,Lancashire, Greenhalgh with Thistleton, Lancashire, Hardhorn with Newton,Lancashire, Kirkham, Lancashire, Layton with Warbreck, Little Eccleston with Larbreck, Lund, Lancashire , Lytham, Lancashire, Lytham St John, Lancashire, Marton, Lancashire, Medlar with Wesham, Mythrop, Newton with Scales, Poulton le Fylde, Lancashire, Ribby cum Wrea, Lancashire, Singleton, Lancashire, Thornton, Treales Roseacre and Wharles, Warton (near Kirkham), Lancashire, Weeton and Preese Weeton, Lancashire, Westby with Plumpton, Whitechapel, Lancashire St Michael on Wyre, Lancashire.
Later Additions (from 1894): Blackpool, Fleetwood, St Anne's on the Sea South Shore Holy Trinity, Lancashire.
For more information see The Workhouse, Fylde, Lancashire
- Lancashire Record Office, Bow Lane, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2RE. Few local records survive — holdings include: Guardians' minutes (1845-1930).
- This page was last modified on 26 May 2011, at 18:19.
- This page has been accessed 1,017 times.
New to the Research Wiki?
In the FamilySearch Research Wiki, you can learn how to do genealogical research or share your knowledge with others.Learn More