Ancestry UK

Certified Schools — Bedfordshire-Cumberland

Note that over the years, many establishments changed location and/or name, sometimes more than once. Multiple dates for the same establishment may indicate a change of management or premises.


Name and LocationCert. GrantedCert. Ended
St Audrey's Home for Girls, 25 St Cuthbert's Street, Bedford 4-Dec-1907 
Ely &St Alban's Diocese Deaconess Home /St Etheldreda's, 9-11 Bromham Road, Bedford 4-Sep-1908 
St Francis' Home / Industrial School for Roman Catholic Boys, 23 High Street, Shefford17-Mar-1870 
Inglis House, Milton Bryant, Woburn26-Aug-188513-Jul-1897


Name and LocationCert. GrantedCert. Ended
St Benet's Home for Boys, 11 Kidmore End Road, Emmer Green, Caversham 6-May-1912 
GFS Lodge and Training School, Kennett Road, West Mills, Newbury11-Apr-189320-Aug-1910
GFS Lodge and Servants' Training Home, 10 Church Street, Reading24-Feb-189618-May-1904
St Andrew's Home for Boys, Elm Lodge, Oxford Road, Reading10-Feb-1903 


Name and LocationCert. GrantedCert. Ended
Hedgerley Court Farm Home for Boys, Village Lane, Hedgerley, Farnham Royal17-Apr-1894 
Home for the Training of Girls in Domestic Work, Moulsoe, Newport Pagnell18-Sep-188823-Sep-1893
Training Home for Destitute Girls, Thornborough19-Apr-1883 


Name and LocationCert. GrantedCert. Ended
Rock End Preventive and Training Home, 185 Histon Road, Cambridge14-Apr-1896 
GFS Lodge, 2 Hills Road, Cambridge28-Feb-1902 
Ladies' Association Home for Young Servants, 61 King Street, Cambridge25-Jul-1870 9-Dec-1892
Training Home, Free Registry Office and Girls' Club, Surrey Cottage, Coronation Street, Cambridge21-Jul-1870 
Harvey Goodwin Home for Boys, Victoria Road, Cambridge16-Aug-19011919
Ely Diocesan Refuge, The Haven, Ely 3-Aug-1912 


Name and LocationCert. GrantedCert. Ended
Home for Training Young Girls as Servants, Douglas House, Alderley Edge11-Nov-188717-Sep-1891
Home for Training Young Girls as Servants, Hill Fields, Alderley Edge17-Sep-1891 3-Sep-1895
St Christopher's Home for Girls, Beech House, 28 Stockport Road, Altrincham18-Sep-1911 
St Edmund's Orphanage, Heath Road, Bebington1920s 
Training Ship 'Indefatigable', River Mersey, New Ferry, Birkenhead31-Dec-1897 
The Cottage for Training Girls for Domestic Service, Moston, Chester 2-Apr-1884 
St Barnabas' Home for Girls, 19 Montpellier Crescent, Albion Street, New Brighton22-Mar-1899 
Girl's Training Home, 70 Chapel Road, Sale 4-Jul-1900 
Home of The Good Shepherd for Girls, 20 St Thomas Place, Stockport20-Nov-1893 1-Sep-1898
Styal Training Home for Girls, Lode Hill, Styal26-Jul-189520-Sep-1909
Tattenhall Home for Boys, High Street, Tattenhall16-Sep-1905 
National Sea Training Homes, Withens Lane, Liscard, Wallasey 3-Apr-1906 
Training Home for Girls, Brynfield, Hawthorn Grove, Wilmslow20-Sep-19091910


Name and LocationCert. GrantedCert. Ended
Elizabeth Barclay Home of Industry for Feeble-minded Girls, Love Lane, Castle Street, Bodmin 2-Sep-1898 
St Guron's Home and Training School for Orphan or Friendless Girls, Bodmin15-Mar-186510-Apr-1899
Royal Cornwall Home for Destitute Girls, Belle Vue Terrace, Trevethan Road, Falmouth 5-Mar-1880 
Helston Home for Boys, The Old Vicarage, 32 Church Street, Helston12-Mar-190214-Dec-1909
Orphan Home for Girls, Trebyan (or Trebyon), Lanhydrock27-Apr-186916-Nov-1892
House of Faith, Launceston 8-Jun-188215-Feb-1884
Elizabeth Cottage Home, Bridge End, Lostwithiel 7-Nov-189620-Nov-1911
House of Mercy for reception of infant children under six years of age, St Winnow, Lostwithiel10-Aug-188218-May-1889
Home for Orphan or Homeless Girls, Heamoor, Madron25-Sep-188325-Nov-1896
Morfa Home for Boys, 22 Station (now Cliff) Road, Newquay14-Dec-1909 
Home of Faith, Pendower, Philleigh15-Feb-1884 2-Nov-1886
St James' Cottage Home for Boys, Kilkhampton, Stratton 2-Mar-1887 3-Apr-1895
St James' Home for the Training and Industrial Education of Orphan and Deserted Girls, Kilkhampton, Stratton12-Aug-1886 3-Apr-1895
Home of Faith, Kilkhampton, Stratton10-Jul-1879 
Village Home for Orphan, Friendless and Destititute Girls, Poughill, Stratton18-Sep-1873 7-Jun-1889
Rosewin Training Home, Mitchell Hill, Truro 9-Jul-1897 
St Clement's Orphanage for Training and Educating Workhouse Girls, St Clement's, Truro14-Mar-1884 9-Oct-1896


Name and LocationCert. GrantedCert. Ended
Stanwix Home for Friendless Girls, 1 Thornton Road, Stanwix, Carlisle19-Feb-19021912
Carlisle Training Home, 48 Abbey Street, Carlisle30-Jul-18981914
Ellengrove Laundry Training Home, Ellen Grove, Maryport21-Dec-19091912
Whitehaven Orphan and Girls' Home, Granby House, 1 Victoria Road, Whitehaven17-Apr-1903 
Whitehaven Orphan Girls' Home, Granby House, Michael Street, Whitehaven 4-May-189417-Apr-1903
Wigton Roman Catholic Orphanage for Girls, East Road, Wigton 8-Mar-1882