Guiltcross Poor Law Union, Norfolk Genealogy

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Parishes[edit | edit source]

The union consisted of the following parishes:  Banham, Norfolk Genealogy, Blo Norton (Blo'Norton) Blo’norton, Norfolk Genealogy ,  Bressingham, Norfolk GenealogyBridgham, Norfolk GenealogyNew Buckenham, Norfolk GenealogyOld Buckenham, Norfolk GenealogyEccles, Norfolk GenealogyFersfield, Norfolk GenealogyGarboldisham, Norfolk Genealogy, Gasthorpe, Norfolk GenealogyEast Harling, Norfolk GenealogyWest Harling, Norfolk Genealogy, Kenninghall (to Wayland Union, 1902) Kenninghall, Norfolk GenealogyNorth Lopham, Norfolk Genealogy, South Lopham (to Thetford Union, 1902) South Lopham, Norfolk GenealogyQuidenham, Norfolk GenealogyRiddlesworth, Norfolk Genealogy, Roydon (to Depwade Union, 1902) Roydon (near Diss), Norfolk Genealogy ,  Shelfanger, Norfolk GenealogyWilby, Norfolk Genealogy, Winfarthing, Norfolk Genealogy.

Records[edit | edit source]

Norfolk Record Office reference C/GP 10
Title Records of the Guiltcross Poor Law Union
Date 1836-1945
Extent 41 pieces

Guiltcross Union was formed in 1835 under the terms of the 1834 Act, and the Union Workhouse was built at Kenninghall in 1836. The union was abolished in March 1902 (see PC 25/60) and its constituent parishes transferred to Depwade, Thetford and Wayland Unions.
Copies C/GP 10/2-11, 12 (part only) are available on microform.
RelatedMaterial For Local Government Board orders, inc. re setting up of Parish Council and dissolution of the Guiltcross Union, 1894-1903, see PC 25/60.

Websites[edit | edit source]

Guiltcross Workhouse