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PREFERRED TERM
COTTAGE HOME  
BROADER CONCEPT
RELATED CONCEPTS
ENTRY TERMS
  • Alcoholic Ladies Home
  • Cottage Home Hospital
  • Poor Law Guardians Home
SCOPE NOTE
  • Accommodation used as an alternative to the workhouse following several Poor Law Acts. Modelled on continental examples and first erected at the end of the 1860s, it is based on the idea of a "village" of small houses accommodating a small group.
ATTRIBUTION NAME
  • English Heritage
LICENSE
IDENTIFIER
  • http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/90115
DATE ISSUED
  • 7/17/13
PUBLISHER
URI
http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/90115
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