Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for 'English Poor Laws': England and Wales Poor relief Welfare state World War II Classifications of poor used in the Poor Law system Tudor dynasty Elizabeth I of England Poor Law Union National Assistance Act 1948 Friendly society Liberal welfare reforms Reform Trade union Edward III of England Ordinance of Labourers Black Death England Inflation Statute of Labourers 1351 Statute of Cambridge Monastery Protestant Reformation Able-bodied Vagrancy (people) Henry VII of England Tudor period Henry VIII of England Public works Unemployment Edward VI of England Justice of the peace Mary I of England Act for the Relief of the Poor 1597 Elizabethan Poor Law (1601) George Boyer Outdoor relief Almshouse House of Correction Workhouse Overseer of the Poor Poor rate Indoor relief Poor Relief Act 1662 Bristol Corporation of the Poor Bristol Buckinghamshire Olney, Buckinghamshire Essex South Midlands Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge