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Waifs Gallery

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Choose from 161 pictures in our Waifs collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Band Advertisement, Training Ship Wellesley, North Shields Featured Print

Band Advertisement, Training Ship Wellesley, North Shields

Advertisement offering the services of the Band of the Training Ship Wellesley, on the River Tyne at North Shields, Northumberland. In 1868, James Hall and other local businessmen set up a charity to provide shelter for Tyneside waifs and train young men for naval service. Their base from 1874 was the Wellesley until a fire in 1914 forced the institution ashore to become the Wellesley Nautical School

© Mary Evans / Peter Higginbotham Collection

Bradstock Lockett Hospital Home, Southport Featured Print

Bradstock Lockett Hospital Home, Southport

The Hospital Home - sometimes then referred to as the Home for Crippled Children - opened by the Waifs and Strays Society in 1902 at St Anne's Road, Marshside, Southport, Lancashire Date: Circa 1921

© Mary Evans/Peter Higginbotham Collection

1902, 1921, Children, Crippled, Home, Hospital, Lancashire, Marshside, Opened, Referred, Road, Society, Southport, St, Strays, Waifs

Waifs and Strays Society Caversham Home - Boys Packing for C Featured Print

Waifs and Strays Society Caversham Home - Boys Packing for C

Boys at the Waifs and Strays Society Home at Caversham, near Reading - boys about to emigrate to Canada are packing their belongings. Date: 1911

© Mary Evans/Peter Higginbotham Collection

1911, Belongings, Boys, Canada, Care, Carehome, Caversham, Childrens, Emigrate, Home, Orhanage, Orphans, Packing, Reading, Service, Services, Social, Society, Strays, Waifs, Welfare