Bartholomew Thomas Almshouses, Bicknoller, Somerset

Bartholomew Thomas Almshouses, Bicknoller, Somerset
Photograph taken 30 June 2001 © Mr Kees Ter Braak. Source Historic England Archive ref: 265072

These almshouses are dated '1905'. A Lucy Thomas who died in 1902 left £3,000 to build 4 almshouses. They were to be for poor protestants over 55 years of age, of good character and unable to work.

Location

Somerset Bicknoller

Period

Edwardian (1902 - 1913)

Tags

almshouse charity philanthropy poor social welfare Edwardian (1902 - 1913)