Tyne and Wear HER(7877): Whitley Bay, Northumberland Village Homes (Village Court)

  • Description

    "Four blocks of two houses each, shown on Ordnance Survey second edition. The first was opened on 11th May 1880 and the last in March 1884. Built to accommodate 125 children. "Homes in every sense of the word they are to the red-cloaked and red-cheeked little maidens who may be seen playing on the sands or walking demurely along the sea-banks...."
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  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Link: http://www.twsitelines.info/SMR/7877
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 5 years, 8 months ago
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