Hampshire Girls and Boys' Home / Hawk's Lease Home, Lyndhurst, Hampshire

In 1961, the Hampshire Girls and Boys' Home, formerly the Hampshire Female Orphan Asylum, and then the Hampshire Girls' Orphanage, was taken over by the Waifs and Strays Society.

It then occupied a property known as Hawk's Lease on Chapel Lane, Brockenhurst.

The home closed in 1982. The property no longer survives.

Records

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