Children's Homes and Institutions in Perthshire, Scotland

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.

  • Viewpark Holiday Home, Meethill Road, Alyth
  • Cloan, Auchterarder (DB)
  • Foswell House, Auchterarder (DB)
  • SGFS Lodge, 25 Hill Wynd, Crieff
  • St Michael's Orphan Home, Crieff
  • Perth and Kinross Council Kippen House, Muckhart Road, Dunning (CC)
  • Perth & Kinross Council Home, Forgandenny (CC)
  • Home for Destitute Orphan Children, Westpark, Grandtully
  • Orphanage, Kenmore
  • Perth Council Home, 22 Nimmo Place, Perth (BC)
  • Perth Council Home, 24 Glenturret Terrace, Perth (BC)
  • Perth Council Home, 26 Woodside Crescent, Perth (BC)
  • Perth Council Home, 36 Woodside Crescent, Perth (BC)
  • Perth Council Cleeve House, Glasgow Road, Perth (BC)
  • Perth Hostel, 11 Melville Street, Perth (MH)
  • Melville House, 129 Scott Street, Perth
  • House of the Good Shepherd, 59 Balhousie Street, Perth (MH)
  • Girls' School of Industry: Auxiliary Home, 59 North Methven Street, Perth (IS)
  • Perth Ladies' House of Refuge for Girls, Craigie, Perth (IS)
  • Balnacraig School, Fairmount Terrace, Perth (AS)
  • Perth Hostel, Melville House, 129 Scott Street, Perth (MH)
  • SGFS Lodge, South Tay Street, Perth
  • Fechney Industrial School for Boys, Wells Hill, Perth (IS)
  • Girls' School of Industry, Wells Hill, Perth (IS/AS)
  • Archie Briggs House, Pitlochry (NCH)