SU8651 : Former Smith-Dorrien Methodist Soldiers' Home, Queen's Avenue, Aldershot

taken 8 years ago, near to Aldershot, Hampshire, Great Britain

Former Smith-Dorrien Methodist Soldiers' Home, Queen's Avenue, Aldershot
Former Smith-Dorrien Methodist Soldiers' Home, Queen's Avenue, Aldershot
Double-domed-towered neo-Tudor by Robert Curwen, 1908. Grade II listed.
The listing records that it was built as a Barracks Institute. "Institutes provided rooms for reading, meetings, study and games. They were part of the late C19 effort by the army to provide wider entertainment opportunities for the soldiers."
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 10 July, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 21 October, 2014
Geographical Context
Defence, Military 
Primary Subject of Photo
Building 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 8626 5135 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:15.2881N 0:45.9185W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 8619 5135
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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