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TITLE
Letter for Barbara McKay to Inspector of the Poor
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1741_R31_1_25
PLACENAME
Dalcharn
DISTRICT
Tongue and Farr
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Farr
DATE OF IMAGE
17 May 1847
PERIOD
1840s
SOURCE
Caithness Archive Centre
ASSET ID
6150
KEYWORDS
poor relief
poor house
money
tongue and farr
illness
Letter for Barbara McKay to Inspector of the Poor

Ths letter informs Dr Black, Inspector of the Poor that Barbara McKay had formerly had a piece of ground for planting potatoes. This piece of ground had maintained her, however this had now been removed from her.

She now required parochial relief for the necessary provisions.

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Letter for Barbara McKay to Inspector of the Poor

SUTHERLAND: Farr

1840s

poor relief; poor house; money; tongue and farr; illness

Caithness Archive Centre

Letters requesting Poor Relief

Ths letter informs Dr Black, Inspector of the Poor that Barbara McKay had formerly had a piece of ground for planting potatoes. This piece of ground had maintained her, however this had now been removed from her. <br /> <br /> She now required parochial relief for the necessary provisions.