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Wiltshire Reformatory

The Wilts Reformatory is at Warminster and was certified December 23rd 1856, for 70 boys, and enlarged and extended in 1902 for 100 boys (provisionally for 105)
Rev. George Henry Sanders Atwood, Bishopstrow, corresponding Manager.
William Verity, Superintendant.
Kelly's Directory 1915

The Orphanage of Pity, Warminster
For girls, is available for orphan children from all parts who are of legitimate birth.

St Michael's Home for Friendless Girls, Salisbury
Endless Street, founded February 1882 and supported by voluntary contributions and special payments.
Miss Elizabeth Hall, Lady Superintendant.

Wiltshire and Swindon Record Office
County Hall East
Bythesea Road
BA14 8BS
(UK) 01225 713709

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