West Ham Union Workhouse Blue Plaque Photo

West Ham Union Workhouse blue plaque - Langthorne Hospital. Grade II Listed building. Erected in 1840 as the West Ham Union Workhouse on land originally owned by Stratford-Langthorne Abbey. Renamed in 1948

West Ham Union Workhouse Blue Plaque Map


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