Catharine Tait

Engraving of Tait published 1879

British philanthropist.

- Catharine Tait
Engraving of Tait published 1879

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Archibald Campbell Tait

Archbishop of Canterbury in the Church of England and theologian.

Archbishop of Canterbury in the Church of England and theologian.

Archbishop Tait by Henry Hering.
Archbishop Tait.
Illustration from Punch Magazine, showing Archbishop Tait, trying to control the "Ritualist black sheep" with his crook called the "Public Worship Regulation Bill"
Addington Palace traditional the home of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Archibald Campbell Tait's tomb in Canterbury Cathedral

He had married Catharine Spooner at Rugby in 1843.

Former workhouse in Nantwich, dating from 1780

Workhouse Visiting Society

Organisation set up in 1858 and existed "to improve moral and spiritual improvement of workhouse inmates" in England and Wales.

Organisation set up in 1858 and existed "to improve moral and spiritual improvement of workhouse inmates" in England and Wales.

Former workhouse in Nantwich, dating from 1780

One of the people she consulted was Catharine Tait who as the wife of the Dean of Carlisle had thrust herself into visiting her local workhouse.