CollectionRecords of the Labourer's Dwelling Committee

Records of the Labourers' Dwelling Committee, Minute Book, June 1889 -July 1891:

In 1874 the Council adopted the Labourer's Dwelling (Ireland) Act No 29 and 30 Victoria cap. 44 and appointed a committee to carry into effect the provisions of the act to provide houses for the labouring classes of Waterford. This committee was responsible for obtaining plans and estimates for the houses and to raise and manage the funds required for the scheme. The minutes cover the period from 1896 - 1901 with a break occuring in the series from 1891 - 1896.

AccessBy prior appointment, some restrictions may apply.
Date1889 -1891
Repository NameWaterford City Archives
AddressHigh Street Waterford
EircodeX91 K260
Telephone(058) 21144
Repository Web Address
CommentThe information listed from this repository has been extracted from lists available in the archive. These lists were compiled by Donal Moore, City Archivist, and library staff, and we are grateful for their assistance. Where partial or no lists were available, staff of the Women's History Project constructed an outline list. Due to time constraints, not all items in this repository were examined individually.