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Although the workhouse system in Britain became the most well developed of any in the world, a number of other countries had workhouses or other institutions providing care and relief for the poor and destitute.

Establishments existed in other European countries such as Holland which had three large workhouses (at Amsterdam, Nieuwe Pekela and Middleburgh) and Belgium which had five (La Cambré, Bruges, Hoogstraeten, Mons and Reickheim).

Sun was leader of the Koumintang (a nationalist party dating from 1891, which wanted a democracy based on parliamentary majority).

However to avoid civil war, Sun stepped down in favour of Yuan.

In their advance, his troops seized foreign property, especially British and American, and routed the war lords.The other is the Hong Kong & Shanghai Bank which is deserted and used by us as a beer bar.The small building is alongside the British Consulate.A 1777 illustration (below) depicts the "Method of punishing the Idle in the Poor House at Hamburgh [Germany], by suspending them in a Basket over the table where the more Industrious are at their Meals." Hamburg Poor House, 1777. Stockholm's Dihlstrom workhouse had 414 inmates in 1863. Norway had a women's workhouse (the Manufakturhuset) in Bergen.

In their advance, his troops seized foreign property, especially British and American, and routed the war lords.

The other is the Hong Kong & Shanghai Bank which is deserted and used by us as a beer bar.

The small building is alongside the British Consulate.

A 1777 illustration (below) depicts the "Method of punishing the Idle in the Poor House at Hamburgh [Germany], by suspending them in a Basket over the table where the more Industrious are at their Meals." Hamburg Poor House, 1777. Stockholm's Dihlstrom workhouse had 414 inmates in 1863.

Norway had a women's workhouse (the Manufakturhuset) in Bergen.

Most of the (incomplete) movements are from The Times archives, for which I am grateful.