West Lodge Nursery, Burley in Wharfedale, West Riding of Yorkshire

West Lodge Nursery was operated by the Waifs and Strays Society from 1940 to 1947 at Moor Lane, Burley in Wharfedale. The home was used for the wartime evacuation of children from the Beckett Home for Babies at Meanwood, near Leeds.

The property is now in private residential use.

Records

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