Tyneholm House, Pencaitland, East Lothian, Scotland

Barnardo's Tyneholm (or Tyneholme) House home for boys was opened in June 1948 at Pencaitland, East Lothian. The home became mixed in 1970, then from 1973 was used for children with physical and learning difficulties.

The home was finally closed in 1985.

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)