Children's Homes and Institutions in Co. Kerry, 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.

Links marked * are to pages on www.workhouses.org.uk.

  • St John's Orphanage, Balloonagh
  • St Joseph's, Workhouse (now Roack) Road, Killarney (IS)
  • Pembroke Alms House Industrial School, Church Street?, Tralee (IS)
  • Church of Ireland Training Home Industrial School for Girls, Church Street?, Tralee (IS)
  • St Joseph's Industrial School, Pembroke Street, Tralee (IS)
  • Kerry Home, Prince's Quay (now Street), Tralee (IS)