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Building record MDR13263 - Sudbury Almshouses, Park Road, Ilkeston

Type and Period (1)

  • (Victorian to Early 20th Century - 1896 AD to 1921 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

'Sudbury Memorial Homes' appear on the 3rd edition 25" OS map of the early 20th century, but not on the 2nd edition 25" OS map of c. 1900. (1-2) The Sudbury Almshouses were built by H Tatham Sudbury. (3) There is a memorial plaque on the Sudbury Almshouses: 'SUDBURY MEMORIAL HOMES. ERECTED TO THE MEMORY OF ALDERMAN FRANCIS SUDBURY. J. P. FIRST MAYOR OF ILKESTON 1887.' (4) The almshouses are still extant and appear to be in residential use [2012]. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <3> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 10(c).1, with photo.
  • <4> *Internet Web Site: 2005.
  • <5> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. Website viewed 25/05/2012.



Grid reference Centred SK 4694 4148 (20m by 16m)

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Record last edited

Jun 1 2016 2:41PM

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