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navy pensions

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Lynne

Lynne Report 23 Jul 2003 15:30

Hello.Does anyone have any idea how pensions were collected in the 19th century?I can't imagine them toddling down to the post office with a pension book like today, so how were they paid and where were they collected from? As a lot of people couldn't write in those days, I am wondering how it was all organised? Lynne