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St James's 1883

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for St James's, Westminster]

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Statement of Accounts of the Guardians of the Poor for the Year ended Lady-day,1884.

To balance in hands of Treasurer at commencement of year9,485711By Maintenance of Paupers, Workhouse, and Schools, Cost of Provisions, Clothing, Necessaries, Furniture, Building Repairs, and Establishment
„ Parish of St. James—
From Poor Rates for General purposes37,183811Charges11,14297
Ditto County Rates4,18922„ Maintenance of Lunatics in Asylums3,328310
„ Parish of St. Anne—„ Relief to Out-door Paupers1,54238
From Poor Rates for General purposes6,416111„ Salaries Superannuations and Rations4,80842
Ditto County Rates722175„ Instalment of Workhouse Loan and Interest1,33445
., Receipts from other sources—„ Rents and Rates1,52219
Proceeds from Sale of Firewood369102„ County and Lunatics Act Rates4,91200
From Relatives and Friends of Paupers, on account of Maintenance in Workhouse811177,, Contribution to Central London Sick Asylum District4,09200
Dividends on amount invested in Consols434710,, Contribution to Metropolitan Asylum District11,22502
H.M. Treasury—Parliamentary grant in aid of Salaries and Maintenance of Lunatics„ Contribution to Metropolitan Common Poor Fund8,96340
„ Sundry other Expenditure1,29753
in Asylums1,764162„ Balance in favour of the Guardians at end of year8,14033
From other Unions and Parishes, for the Maintenance of Paupers in the Workhouse76878
Sundry other receipts160132