Engraving of Tait published 1879
Former workhouse in Nantwich, dating from 1780
Lucy Cavendish at about the time of her marriage

Her experience was consulted when Louisa Twining formed the Workhouse Visiting Society with wider ambitions.

- Catharine Tait

In the same year she was excited to join the Ladies Diocesan Association run by Catharine Tait with the prospect of visiting workhouses to try and bridge the gap between the rich and the poor.

- Lucy Cavendish

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.

- Workhouse Visiting Society
Engraving of Tait published 1879

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