WKM 013 - Plomesgate Union Workhouse; Deben Court
|SHER Number:||WKM 013|
|Name:||Plomesgate Union Workhouse; Deben Court|
|Type of Record:||Monument|
|Grid Reference:||TM 304 555|
|Parish:||WICKHAM MARKET, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK|
Please read the Suffolk Historic Environment Record caveat document.
Plomesgate Poor Law Union Workhouse.
- CEMETERY (19th century to 20th century - 1836 AD? to 1900 AD?)
- CHAPEL (19th century to IPS: Modern - 1836 AD? to 2050 AD?)
- WORKHOUSE (19th century to IPS: Modern - 1836 AD to 2050 AD)
Designated Status: none recorded
Plomesgate Poor Law Union Workhouse. Significant parts surviving, and now called `Deben Court'. Built 1836/37 to accommodate 400 (S2).
Includes area of 'Burial Ground' on N side and 'Independent Chapel' to W.
Historical research needed - rare survival - Listable?
For history see (S4, copy in parish file).
Documents in Parish File titled "The History of Deben Court, formerly Plomesgate Union Workhouse" by Jane Blanchflower.
Sources and Further Reading
|[S1]||SSF50026 - Map: OS. OS Map. OS, 1:2500 map, 1904. |
|[S2]||SSF7003 - (No record type): Goult W, A Survey of Suffolk Parish History: E Suffolk, 1990. |
|[S3]||SSF7042 - (No record type): Grace F, `Poor Law Unions 1834-1930', An Historical Atlas of Suffolk, 1988, 98-9. |
|[S4]||SSF50544 - Bibliographic reference: Miss E P Cockburn. 1991. The Workhouse, Wickham Market, Suffolk, now Deben Court. |
Associated Finds: None recorded
|Date Last Edited:||Sep 7 2012 10:35AM|