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Birkenhead Poor Law Union

The Birkenhead Poor Law Union was officially formed in 1861, under the terms of the Poor Law Amendment Act, 1834, out of the Wirral Union.

The table below provides a list of the parishes and places contained within this Union. Where there is no To date it should be assumed that the parish or place was in this union until the Poor Law Unions were disolved in 1930.

Town or ParishFromToNotes
Bidston cum Ford 1861    
Birkenhead 1861    
Claughton cum Grange 1861    
Liscard 1861    
Noctorum 1861    
Oxton 1861    
Poulton with Seacombe 1861    
Tranmere 1861    
Wallasey 1861