Local authority records

Lewisham Poor Law Union

  • Admission and discharge registers March 1885 - May 1894, December 1894 - August 1908, October 1909 - June 1913 [microfilm] (Originals at LMA.).
  • Most of these records are kept at the LMA.

St Paul’s, Deptford, civil parish

  • Vestry minutes 1730-1900.
  • Return vestry minutes (rating appeals) 1896-1900.
  • Inspectors of lighting minutes 1840-1855.
  • Burial board minutes 1854-1900.
  • Baths and washhouses committee minutes 1898-1900.
  • Finance and general purposes committee minutes 1896-1900.
  • Works and general purposes sub-committee minutes 1872-1900.
  • 'Yard' sub-committee minutes - scavenging carts, men 1880-1888 employed, etc.
  • Sanitary sub-committee minutes 1889-1900.
  • Churchwardens’ and overseers’ committee minutes 1765-1900.
  • Overseers’ accounts 1819-1823.
  • Bastard book c.1811-1831.

Financial records

  • Vestry account book (All parish business) 1833-1866.
  • Registers of ratepayers and excused defaulters 1872-1936.
  • Quinquennial valuations 1870-1895.
  • Ratebooks 1730-1899.
  • See also, St Paul’s parish records.

Greenwich District Board of Works

  • Board of works minutes (printed unsigned) 1887-1895.
  • Sanitary committee minutes 1856.
  • Sewerage committee minutes 1856-1877 (in one volume) 1867-1877.
  • Committee for the parish of St Paul's, Deptford, minutes 1856-1900.
  • Work book (sewers, highways, lighting) 1864-1867.
Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License