Renny Lodge Hospital (also known as Poor Law Union Workhouse)4653

Newport Pagnell, England

Brief Description

The site of a former workhouse, later hospital, which has now been developed into a modern housing estate.

History

The workhouse was built in 1836 and the first inmates admitted a year later.In 1929, the workhouse was converted into a hospital and remained so until its closure and demolition in the early 1990s. A housing development was completed upon the site in 2008.

Features
  • Workhouse (featured building)
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Newport Pagnell
History

Period

  • Victorian (1837-1901)
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