Former workhouse in Nantwich, dating from 1780
Louisa Twining c. 1906
Madeleine Shaw Lefevre, 1890 portrait

The group was set up by Louisa Twining of the Twinings tea family.

- Workhouse Visiting Society

The Countess was a founding member of the Workhouse Visiting Society, and through this connection Shaw Lefevre became a member of the central committee of the Metropolitan Association for Befriending Young Servants.

- Madeleine Shaw Lefevre

In March 1861, she helped to establish a home for workhouse girls sent out to service, in 1864 the Workhouse Visiting Society, in 1866 the Association for the Improvement of the Infirmaries of London Workhouses and in 1879 the Workhouse Infirmary Nursing Association.

- Louisa Twining
Former workhouse in Nantwich, dating from 1780

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