St Michael's, Fyfield Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire

A Barnardo's home for girls, known as St Michael's, was opened in the 1940s at 1 Fyfield Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire. The home closed in 1948 with the girls being transferred to the Westood home at Norwich.

1 Fyfield Road, Oxford, 2014. © Peter Higginbotham

The property is now in private residential use.

Records

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Bibliography

  • Barnardo, Syrie Louise, and Marchant, James Memoirs of the Late Dr Barnardo (Hodder & Stoughton, 1907)
  • Batt, J.H. Dr. Barnardo: The Foster-Father of "Nobody's Children" (S.W. Partridge, 1904)
  • Bready, J. Wesley Doctor Barnardo (Allen & Unwin, 1930)
  • Rose, June For the Sake of the Children: Inside Dr. Barnardo's: 120 years of caring for children (Hodder & Stoughton, 1987)
  • Wagner, Gillian Barnardo (Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1979)