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The Faversham poor in the 18th and early 19th centuries

Shirley Smyth

The Faversham poor in the 18th and early 19th centuries

by Shirley Smyth

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Published by Faversham Society in Faversham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Faversham, Kent -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Shirley Smyth ; with a note on Bensted House (the former Union Workhouse) by Margaret Needham.
    SeriesFaversham papers -- no.28
    ContributionsNeedham, Margaret., Faversham Society.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA690.F27
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi,52p.,(3)leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21532642M
    ISBN 100900532467
    OCLC/WorldCa59245109

      Magna Carta and the Faversham Custumal St Augustine’s and the archbishop that led to bloodshed in a skirmish in and around the church over the burial of one poor soul. Middle row, Faversham. One of the very interesting aspects of these wills is the early use of English from the mid-century in many cases. Some mention property in the. KENT: Abstract to a title of a property in Shoreham, Kent, 18thth centuries (courtesy of the Shoreham & District Historical Society). NEW LANCASHIRE: A selection of deeds relating to the county of Lancashire, (Part 1) (Jacob MSS).

    Denne Manor is a timber-framed building; the most common form of house construction during a year period. The earliest surviving examples from the 13th and 14th centuries are very rare. However, from the 15th century, until they ceased to be built in the late 18th to early 19th centuries, changing styles can be compared. Buried Faversham Borough Cemetery, Ladydene, Whitstable Road, Faversham, Kent. Grave Ref: Section E. Grave Edward is also commemorated in the Faversham, Second World War Book of Rememberance, which is kept at the parish church of St. Mary of Charity, Faversham, Kent. BROADBRIDGE, THOMAS GEORGE. Stoker 1st Class, C/KX File Size: 79KB.

    Faversham is a market town in Swale, Kent, 20, people live in Faversham. Its postcode is ME Climate. Faversham holds the record for the highest temperature ever recorded in the UK, °C ( °F) on 10 August On 26 July , Faversham recorded its highest July temperature on record, °C ( °F). The lowest temperature ever recorded in Faversham was. THE HUNDRED OF FAVERSHAM. LIES the next eastward from that of Middleton. It is written in the book of Domesday, Favreshant, by which name it was called in the 7th year of king Edward I. the king and the abbot of Faversham being then lords of it. The hundred of Faversham, as it has been long since written, contains within its bounds the parishes of, 1.


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A gunpowder plant had been established around in Faversham. The town had a stream which could be dammed at intervals to provide power for watermills.

It became known as the Home Works in the 18th century and was nationalised in By the 19th century, the site stretched for around a mile along the waterfront. A second explosive works was established at Oare to the northwest of town in Country: England.

Shirley Smyth's The Faversham Poor in the 18th and 19th Centuries (Faversham Papers No 28) is on sale at the Fleur de Lis, Preston Street, at £ (£ by post in UK) John Stevens's Faversham Union Workhouse: The Early Years (Faversham Papers No 80) is.

FAVERSHAM PAPERS INDEX No. Title Author Date Price 28 The Faversham Poor in 18th & early 19th Centuries SHIRLEY SMYTH £ Page 1 Date issued: 19/12/ FAVERSHAM PAPERS INDEX 51 The Faversham Book Trade R.

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The growth of the 18th and 19th century free trade touched the lives of practically everyone. The trade was driven by desperation amongst the poor and a sense of resentment from other classes. High taxation imposed by a succession of governments across almost every aspect of everyday life was seen as punitive but necessary in order to pay for.

(Edward Jacob,A History of Faversham). Faversham, whose maritime development is the subject of this study, was extremely fortunate in having an 18th-cen-tury historian of Jacob’s stature to write comprehensively on the town.

One theme which emerges from his work is the economic prosperity to which Faversham had long been Size: KB. The latest “A Year in the Life of Faversham” exhibition was h Market Place between 1st and 9th September You can purchase the book in town.

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Faversham, town (parish), Swale district, administrative and historic county of Kent, southeastern England. Faversham grew first as a port on the River Swale near Watling Street (an ancient Roman road). It was assessed in in Domesday Book as a royal demesne, and a market was held Stephen (ruled –54) founded a Cluniac (later Benedictine) monastery in A title search searches for occurrences of a word or several words only in the titles of series and individual volumes.

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Close to some of Kent’s finest hop gardens, Faversham was a main supplier of the crop to London breweries at a period, from the later 18th century, when they were rapidly expanding. The large and commanding Creek-side building now known as Oyster Bay House was built as a.

The average annual poor-rate expenditure for the period had been £17, or £s.2d. per head of the population. The Faversham Union workhouse was erected in at a site to the west of Faversham.

The design, by John Day, was an adaptation of the courtyard plan devised by Assistant Poor Law Commissioner Sir Francis Head.

Welcome to the town page for Faversham. Explore your town map to discover people who lived in your town during the First World War. Faversham has a very interesting history, not just as a brewing town, but also as a harbour – being the most northerly Cinque Port in Kent, and as the location of several gunpowder works.

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