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Township of Bradford Records
Township of Bradford Records
1853-1897
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General accounts 1859-1872; loans ledger 1878-1885; rate books 1853-1897; Local Board of Health minute books 1863-1885Related Material:The Library possesses a copy of the tithe plan and schedule of Bradford made in 1845, the original of which is in the Lancashire Record Office, Preston (GB55).Place:/Bradford/Manchester/Lancashire/England/Manchester/Lancashire/England
Title:
Township of Bradford Records
Date of work:
1853-1897
Reference number:
GB127.M10/5
Level of description:
Fonds
Custodial history:
Bradford in the Parish of Manchester, was a separate township with its own parochial officers under the Manchester churchwardens. In 1841 the township became a member of the Manchester Union of Poor Law Guardians which was set up under the Poor Law Amendment Act of 1841. From 1850 until its incorporation into the Township of North Manchester in 1896, Bradford was a member of the Prestwich Union, constituted by order of the Poor Law Board in 1850. The Local Board was set up in 1863 under the Public Health Act of 1848. Bradford was added to the City of Manchester in 1885.
Source:
These records were transferred from the Rates Department and the Committee Clerk's Department in the Manchester Town Hall in 1958.
Use restrictions:
Unrestricted
Copies available:
Negative available for Local Board of Health minute books 1863-1869
Record types:
COLLECTION
Language:
English
Record number:
7187043
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