Administrative unit

Portsmouth LabMkt

Urban Labour Market

Hourly Wages Rates for Selected Occupations (Pence)

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Year Bricklayers Bricklayers' Labourers Carpenters Masons' Labourers Painters Plasterers' Labourers Plumbers
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Date: Source:
1871 - 1906 Rates of Wages and Hours of Labour in various industries in the United Kingdom for a series of years

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These data were originally gathered by trade unions, mainly in the artisan trades, and record their 'Standard Rates' These were the minimum rates that union members were expected to accept; members offered lower wages were entitled to claim unemployment benefits from the union.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth LabMkt through time | Work and Poverty Statistics | Hourly Wages Rates for Selected Occupations (Pence), A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12833027/cube/HOURLY_WAGES

Date accessed: 22nd October 2020