Lot 2961794 Poor Law Apprenticeships Indenture Honing near North...

Auction Date: 18/10/2016 at 10:30 am

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1794 Poor Law Apprenticeships Indenture Honing near North Walsham, Norfolk. Apprenticing a boy of 9 years of age. As no trade is mentioned this could have been a fiction for adopting a child from a very poor home, thus reducing the charges on the parish rate (dole money). Larger than usual with detailed black printing with manuscript annotations, signatures and seal, size 33x 41cm approx.

Guide Price: £50.00 - £70.00

(Not sold)

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