TM3789 : Shipmeadow House of Industry

near to Shipmeadow, Suffolk, Great Britain

Shipmeadow House of Industry
Shipmeadow House of Industry
The workhouse for the Wangford Union opened in 1766 with 31 paupers, within a month the number had risen to 150. It could house 350 and had 29 separate rooms for married couples. It had its own pest house, granary and laundry run by the inmates. After it closed it was purchased for rearing chickens and turkeys. It was later sold and turned into private homes named Viewpoint. LinkExternal link
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2010
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TM3789, 14 images   (more nearby)
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Geograph (Second Visitor for TM3789)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 17 August, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 17 August, 2010
Category
Workhouse (converted)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 377 898 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:27.2800N 1:29.9036E
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 376 899
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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