Monument record EXG 076 - Newmarket Union Workhouse (till earlier 1900s); White Lodge (Poor Law Institution)(1920s); Newmarket Hospital

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Summary

White Lodge Union Workhouse, built 1836 - main structure still standing?

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 638 642 (225m by 221m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL66SW
Civil Parish NEWMARKET, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish EXNING, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

White Lodge Union Workhouse, built 1836. Room for 380 workmates (S1)(S2).
Parts may survive within existing though surrounding structures mainly gone & grounds to rear including 'infirmary'( built in early 1900s) gone - now built over as housing.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Map: OS. OS Map. OS, 1:2500 maps, 1880s - 1926.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Goult. W. 1990. A Survey of Suffolk Parish History: W Suffolk,.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Nov 6 2012 2:54PM

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