Thursday, 8 October 2015
Peter Higginbotham, well known for his workhouse website, gives brief histories of this and many other children's homes, along with general information on the type of conditions, at http://childrenshomes.org.uk/. In addition to homes in England here's information on those in the Isle of Man, Channel Isles, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, Canada, Australia and Jamaica.
A recently updated section is on Certified Industrial Schools with background information at http://childrenshomes.org.uk/IS/.
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