Children's Homes and Institutions in Co. Cork, Republic of Ireland

Abbreviations: AB=Northern Ireland Area Board; IS=Industrial School; LA=Ladies' Association; PL=Poor Law Home;
   Rfy=Reformatory School; SA=Salvation Army; MH=Magdalen Home; MB=Mothers/Babies;
   CS=Certified School; AS=Approved School; CHE=Community Home; LD=List D;
   PHm=Probation Home; PHs=Probation Hostel; BI=Borstal; DC=Detention Centre;
   DB=Barnardo's; WS=Waifs & Strays / Children's Society; NCH=National Children's Home; CC=County Council;
   BC=Borough Council; LC=London Borough Council.

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  • Baltimore Fishery School, Baltimore (IS)
  • St Aloysius' Industrial School, Convent Road, Clonakilty (IS)
  • GFS Lodge, 105 St Patrick Street, Cork
  • Cork Home for Apprentice Boys, 13 South Terrace, Cork
  • Cork Training Home Industrial School, 13 Union Quay, Cork
  • St Nicholas Industrial School, Cove Street, Cork (IS)
  • Str Patrick's Female Orphanage, Fitton Street, Cork
  • Cork Boys' Home / Boys' Industrial School, Marble Hill, Blackrock, Cork (IS)
  • Magdalen Asylum, Peacock Lane (now North Monastery Road), Cork (MH)
  • Greenmount Industrial School, Pouladuff Road, Cork (IS)
  • Str Patrick's Male Orphanage, Pouladuff Road, Cork
  • Cork City and County Refuge, Sawmill Street, South Terrace, Cork (MH)
  • St Finbar's Industrial School, Sunday's Well, Cork (IS)
  • St Vincent's Orphanage, Wellington Road, Cork
  • Buckingham House Free School, White Street, Cork
  • Deaconess Home for Protestant Girls, Glanmire (IS)
  • Our Lady of Mercy Industrial School, The Rampart, Kinsale (IS)
  • Mallow Industrial School, Fair Street, Mallow (IS)
  • Passage West Industrial School for Young Boys, Main Street, Passage West (IS)
  • St Coleman Industrial School, Spy Hill, Belvedere, Queenstown (Cobh) (IS)
  • St Patrick's Reformatory / Danesfort (or Deanesfort) Industrial School, Upton (IS/Rfy)
  • St Patricks' Reformatory School for Boys, Upton (Rfy)