Royal British Female Orphan Asylum, Stoke Damerel, Devonport, Plymouth: perspective view

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RIBApix ref no RIBA29604
Architect/DesignerWightwick, George (1802-1872)
CountryUK: England
CityPlymouth
Subject Date1840
Image Date1840
ViewExterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSD65/12
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Royal British Female Orphan Asylum (later known as the Royal United Service Orphan Home for Girls) was founded in 1839 to house, care for and train orphan girls whose fathers were formerly members of the armed services.

Subject tags

orphanages