Children's Homes and Institutions in Co. Down, Northern Ireland
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.
Links marked * are to pages on www.workhouses.org.uk.
- Rathgael Training School, Rathgael Road, Bangor (AS)
- Home for Girls, Bangor
- Mrs Stewart Memorial Home, Bangor
- Eastern Board Council Family Group Home, 18 Vianstown Park, Downpatrick
- Eastern Board Council Marmion Children's Home, Church Road, Holywood
- Ever Open Door, Kilkeel Infirmary, Kilkeel (DB)
- Worburn House, Millisle (BI)
- Good Shepherd Home / Marianville Home for Mothers and Babies, 132 Armagh Road, Newry (MB)
- St Joseph's Convent of Mercy, Bessbrook, Newry
- Our Mother of Mercy, Kilmorey Street, Newry
- Eastern Board Council Family Group Home, 203-204 Lancaster Walk, Newtownards
- Eastern Board Council Hostel for Boys, 32-36 Valetta Park, Newtownards
- Childhaven Children's Home, 97 Donaghadee Road, Millisle, Newtownards
- De La Salle Boys' Home, Rubane House, Kirkcubbin, Newtownards
- Queen Victoria Home of Rest, Rostrevor
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