Brackley Cottage Home for Boys, Brackley, Northamptonshire

The Brackley Cottage Home for Boys was opened by the Waifs and Strays Society in 1910 at Antelope Hill, Brackley. It provided accommodation for 12 boys aged from 7 to 12 years. In 1911, the home was being run by Mary Jeanett Rewbury who described herself as a 'boarding house keeper'.

The home closed in 1921.

Records

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