Alexandra Rescue Home

Location

TBA
Enfield NSW
Australia

Provider: Wesleyan Methodist

Year Opened: 1902

Year Closed: 1929

 

The Alexandra Rescue Home was run by the Central Methodist Mission as a home for young unmarried mothers and female rescue home. It was at Enfield (sometimes referred to as Burwood) and operated from 1902 until 1929. Initially it had 20 beds but was expanded in 1906 to provide accommodation for up to 50 girls.

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Opening of the Alexandra Home, 6 December 1902 (The Methodist)

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