Gamlyn's Almshouses, Church Street, Spalding, Lincolnshire

Gamlyn's Almshouses, Church Street, Spalding, Lincolnshire
Photograph taken 14 September 2006 © Mr Peter D. Dewar. Source Historic England Archive ref: 197258

An almshouse for twenty two persons was endowed in 1590 by Sir Matthew Gamlyn. These almshouses are a rebuilding of those original almshouses. They were built in 1843-4.

Location

Lincolnshire Spalding

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

almshouse charity philanthropy poor Victorian (1837 - 1901)