Bearpackers Almshouses, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire

Bearpackers Almshouses, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire
Photograph taken 27 June 2002 © Lorna Freeman. Source Historic England Archive ref: 128040

These almshouse are dated '1818'. However a now worn inscription states that they were founded by Miss Ann Bearpacker in 1837, for 5 men and 5 women.

Location

Gloucestershire Wotton Under Edge

Period

Georgian (1714 - 1836)

Tags

almshouse social welfare philanthropy charity Georgian (1714 - 1836)