Children's Homes and Institutions in Stirlingshire, Scotland

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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  • Dounans Evacuation / School Camp, Aberfoyle
  • Ballikinrain Castle, Ballikinrain (AS)
  • Stirlingshire Council Stanley House (Temporary), Bridge of Allan (CC)
  • Cornton Vale Farm School, Cornton Road, Bridge of Allan
  • Falkirk Council Redding House, Overton Crescent (now Burnside Terrace), Redding, By Falkirk (BC)
  • Stirlingshire Council Family Group Home, 22 Dock Street, Carronshore, Falkirk (CC)
  • Stirlingshire Council Weedingshall Children's Home / Brodie Youth Centre, Polmont Road, Falkirk (CC)
  • Falkirk Industrial School for Boys and Girls, Kerse Lane, Falkirk (IS)
  • St Ninian's School, Gartmore House, Gartmore (AS)
  • Scottish Convalescent Home for Children., Milndavie Road, Milngavie
  • Stirling Council Home, 13 Cultenhove Place, St Ninian's, Stirling (BC)
  • Stirling Council Mar Lodge, Upper Castlehill, Stirling (BC)
  • Industrial School for Girls / Snowdon School for Girls, 12 (later 31) Spittal Street, Stirling (IS/AS)
  • 40 Lomond Crescent, Stirling
  • Stirling Industrial School for Boys, Sauchie House, 81 Baker Street, Stirling (IS)
  • Whinwell Children's Home, Whinwell House, 17 Upper Bridge Street, Stirling
  • Stirling Children's Home, Whinwell, Upper Bridge Street, Stirling