Definition of Almshouse. Meaning of Almshouse. Synonyms of Almshouse

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Definition of Almshouse

Almshouse
Almshouse Alms"house`, n. A house appropriated for the use of the poor; a poorhouse.

Meaning of Almshouse from wikipedia

- An almshouse (also known as a bede-house, poorhouse, or hospital) is charitable housing provided to people in a particular community. They are often targeted...
- An almshouse is charitable housing that is provided to enable people to live in a particular community. Specific places named Almshouse include: In the...
- Philadelphia Almshouse (not to be confused with the Friends' Almshouse, established 1713). Philadelphia General Hospital closed in 1977. The Blockley Almshouse had...
- Almshouse Green is a hamlet in the Braintree district of Es****, England. It is located between the villages of Wethersfield & Sible Hedingham....
- of British almshouses: Andrew's Almshouses, also known as the Widow's House, Speenhamland Westende Almshouses, Wokingham Dixon's Almshouses, Aldermaston...
- in 1852, Tewksbury Hospital was originally established as a Tewksbury Almshouse (along with similar facilities in Monson and Bridgewater), opening in...
- Wilbraham Almshouses or Wilbraham's Almshouses may refer to any of several almshouses founded by members of the Wilbraham family, including: Old Maids'...
- merchant who founded and endowed the surviving grade II* listed "Waldron's Almshouses" and Chapel on the outskirts of Tiverton. His elaborately sculpted chest...
- Skiddy's Almshouse is the oldest inhabited building in the city of Cork. It was built in 1718 and finished in 1719. It was the second almshouse built using...
- Almshouse Farm at Machipongo, now known as the Barrier Islands Center, is a historic almshouse for African-Americans located at Machipongo, Northampton...
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