Children's Homes and Institutions in Co. Limerick, Republic of Ireland

Abbreviations: AB=Northern Ireland Area Board; IS=Industrial School; LA=Ladies' Association; PL=Poor Law Home;
   Rfy=Reformatory School; SA=Salvation Army; MH=Magdalen Home; MB=Mothers/Babies;
   CS=Certified School; AS=Approved School; CHE=Community Home; LD=List D;
   PHm=Probation Home; PHs=Probation Hostel; BI=Borstal; DC=Detention Centre;
   DB=Barnardo's; WS=Waifs & Strays / Children's Society; NCH=National Children's Home; CC=County Council;
   BC=Borough Council; LC=London Borough Council.

Links marked * are to pages on www.workhouses.org.uk.

  • District School, East Mall, Glin* (PL)
  • Limerick Industrial School, Glin (IS)
  • St Joseph's Reformatory for Girls, Clare Street, Limerick (Rfy)
  • Villiers Schools and Orphanage, Henry Street, Limerick
  • Mount St Vincent Female Orphanage, O'Connell Avenue, Limerick
  • St Vincent's Industrial School, O'Connell Avenue, Limerick (IS)
  • St George's Industrial School, Pennywell Road, Limerick (IS)
  • Protestant Orphan Hall, Pery Street, Limerick
  • St Joseph's Industrial School, Sexton Street, Limerick (IS)
  • Limerick Home, St Mary's, Clare Street /Pennywell Road, Limerick (MH)
  • Protestant female Orphan Home, Upper Mallow Street, Limerick