Lynwood Hall

Location

11-35 Byron Road
Guildford NSW
Australia

Provider: NSW Government

Year Opened: 1939

Year Closed: 1993

Also known as “Linnwood Hall” – note that all images in the CLAN website members section are indexed under that name.

Lynwood Hall was established in 1939 in ‘Linwood’, a house that had previously served as the Guildford School for Truants. Lynwood Hall was initially called the Guildford Domestic Science Training School and was known as Guildford Special Training School by 1966. It closed in 1993.

For further information about this Home, please refer to: Connecting Kin: Guide to Records.

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CLAN library books (where this Home is mentioned)

N 212

Joy’s account of being a state ward, her childhood at Lynwood Hall and in foster care.