Pampisford Hall, Pampisford, Cambridgeshire

At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Pampisford Hall in Cambridgeshire was used by Barnardo's as an evacuation centre for boys. It closed a year later in September 1940. The house is now a private residence.

Pampisford Hall, early 1900s.

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)