St Josephs Orphanage, Kenmore Goulburn
Provider: Sisters of Mercy
Year Opened: 1906
Year Closed: 1974
For further information about this Home, please refer to: A Piece of the Story.
The orphanage opened 18th November 1906. (The foundation stone had been laid on 27th Agust 1905). This replaced a previous orphanage in Clinton St, Goulburn. The orphanage closed in October 1974 when the remaining girls were transfered to “cottage homes” in Auburn Street. In 1976 brothers of the girls joined them in the cottages.
Click here to view an article from The Goulburn Post from 2nd August 2005 about Gail returning to the Orphanage.
Articles Related to Home:
CLAN Homes – Orphanages Gallery
CLAN Museum Gallery
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