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TITLE
Letter from the Widow Robert Mackay (1)
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1741_R31_6_07
PLACENAME
Skinnid
DISTRICT
Tongue and Farr
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Tongue
DATE OF IMAGE
14 December 1887
PERIOD
1880s
SOURCE
Caithness Archive Centre
ASSET ID
6379
KEYWORDS
widow robert mackay
poor relief
skinnet
Letter from the Widow Robert Mackay (1)

Letter from Widow Robert Mackay to parish board.

She states that the relief she had received before had been reduced twice and the medical officer had certified her unable to support herself and her daughter.

She requests an increase in her relief and also a blanket for her and her daughter.

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Letter from the Widow Robert Mackay (1)

SUTHERLAND: Tongue

1880s

widow robert mackay; poor relief; skinnet

Caithness Archive Centre

Letters requesting Poor Relief

Letter from Widow Robert Mackay to parish board.<br /> <br /> She states that the relief she had received before had been reduced twice and the medical officer had certified her unable to support herself and her daughter. <br /> <br /> She requests an increase in her relief and also a blanket for her and her daughter.