eaw005368 ENGLAND (1947).  The Stoke Park Colony (Stoke Park Hospital) including the Dower House, Stoke Gifford, from the south, 1947


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    Title [EAW005368] The Stoke Park Colony (Stoke Park Hospital) including the Dower House, Stoke Gifford, from the south, 1947
    Reference EAW005368
    Date 13 May 1947
    Place name STOKE GIFFORD
    Parish STOKE GIFFORD
    District
    Region
    Country ENGLAND
    Easting / Northing 362233,  177231
    Longitude / Latitude -2.5440553114904,  51.492276973734
    National Grid Reference ST622772
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    Dan Gregory
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    Stoke Park Colony - Mental handicap hospital built around the Dower House, an Elizabethan mansion with c18th and c19th additions. Established 1908 as part of the 'National Institutions for Persons Requiring Care and Control' by H.N. and K. Burden. Closed 1985-8 and developed for housing with the Dower House was converted to apartments in 1997.



    Further reading: http://www.adriankweb.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/History/Stoke_Park_Colony_CD2.htm



    http://list.english-heritage.org.uk/resultsingle.aspx?uid=1000129



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    Dan Gregory
    Wednesday 4th of June 2014 04:45:25 PM