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Prescot Union Workhouse Whiston (Whiston Workhouse)

The CD contains a 128 page digital book of extensive research; transcription of census records from 1851 to 1911; photographs of the workhouse; a compilation of photographs of the Workhouse Chapel and its demolition; a collection of original architect's drawings and plans dating from 1842; and a historic child migration document.

Price 10.00 plus 1.25 p+p (UK); available from publications@sthelenstownshipsfhs.org.uk

 
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Royal Visit to St. Helens (Pilkington's)

The CD contains a PDF document of the souvenir programme following the visit to Pilkington's in St. Helens by King George and Queen Mary in 1913. There are many fascinating photographs of the inside of the factory of the polished plate glass works. There are photographs of employees and buildings well known to the workforce.

Price 5.00 plus 1.25 p+p (UK); available from publications@sthelenstownshipsfhs.org.uk