Catalogue description Pioneer Benefit Society

This record is held by Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

Details of 1405
Reference: 1405
Title: Pioneer Benefit Society

Records relate to the Men's Society, Women's Society and Juvenile Branch and include minutes of the management, mortgage and investment, and finance committees accounts, correspondence, photographs and sundry other papers.

Date: 1888-1994
Held by: Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Pioneer Sick Benefit and Provident Society, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, 1888-1971

Pioneer Benefit Society, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, 1971-

Physical description: 56 Files
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Pioneer Benefit Society

Administrative / biographical background:

Established in 1888 in Trowbridge as the Pioneer Sick Benefit and Provident Society. The Society was founded on the 'Holloway principle' i.e. the allocation of its accumulating funds to the individual members. The name changed to the Pioneer Benefit Society in 1971.

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