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Bawdrip: Charities for the poor

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A History of the County of Somerset: Volume 6, andersfield, Cannington, and North Petherton Hundreds (Bridgwater and Neighbouring Parishes). Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1992.

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CHARITIES FOR THE POOR.

Elizabeth Stradling in 1805 and Grace Callow by will proved 1875 each left £100 for the poor. Dinah Ritchie gave £100 in 1856 for bread and coal and Frances Stribbling Warren provided £50 for bread, both distributed on Christmas Eve. (fn. 1) Distribution had ceased by the 1980s. (fn. 2)

Footnotes

  • 1. Char. Com. files.
  • 2. Local. inf.