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News article 1889 Mar 16 (copy) - Serious Allegations against an ex-Surveyor, Local Government Board Inquiry


Copy of Evesham Journal article concerning Mr William Smith of Netherfield, Badsey, while acting as surveyor from 1887-1888, made false entries of payments in his books. Mentions Mr Thomas Byrd, present surveyor, Badsey; Mr R F Tomes, Mr J Sladden, Badsey; Mr E Wilson, guardian for Badsey, Badsey; H Wadams, clerk to the Guardians, Badsey; E Wadams, Badsey; J Poole, Badsey; Charles Hall, market gardener of Badsey, Badsey; George Carter, shopkeeper of Bretforton, Badsey; W Warmington, Badsey; Jacob Vicarage, labourer of Bretforton, Badsey; George Baylis, Labourer, of Bretforton, Badsey; Charles Clark, Badsey; Frederick Archer of Bretforton, Badsey; Thomas Vicarage, Badsey; John Salter, lodging-house keeper of Evesham, Badsey; William Hartwell deceased, Badsey; David Clark, Badsey; Henry Wheatcroft.

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Copy made in 2003 of 16th March 1889 article
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21 cm x 29.7 cm
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2 sheets of A4 paper stapled together
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The Badsey Society
Article from The Evesham Journal (copyright and courtesy of The Evesham Journal)
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