TL9524 : Stanway Spike

taken 12 years ago, near to Beacon End, Essex, Great Britain

Stanway Spike
Stanway Spike
"The Spike" was a pejorative term for a “Workhouse” (social welfare 19th century style). In the second half of the 20th century this former workhouse became St Albrights local authority old people’s home. The building is no longer residential but remains the centre for the local Social Services care of the elderly teams.
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TL9524, 5 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 21 August, 2005
Category
Workhouse   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 959 249 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:53.2934N 0:50.7172E
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