Elliot Lane Almshouses, plaque.

Plaque on Almshouses on Elliott Lane. This is the plaque which once formed part of the almshouses on Elliott Lane. It states that Sir Richard Scott (of Barnes Hall) appointed his executor, Rev. Dr Richard Watts, to erect a ‘hospital’ (almshouse) for six poor people at Barnes Green. They were built in 1639 and endowed with £30 a year.

Image Details

Archiving Reference Number C&HGA/E/118/a/B
Building - memorials memorial plaque
Date donated to the EDA 1st October 2015
Location Chapeltown
Source Individual, Group or Organisation Chapeltown & High Green Archive
Source of original material Tony Ellis
Views Type detailed view
Name of people Sir Richard Scott

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