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New South Wales - Organisation

Thorington (1973 - 1981)

From
1973
To
1981
Categories
Baptist, Children's Home and Home

Thorington, the first of the Baptist Trust's AS White Homes for Children, was located at Corrimal, near Wollongong. It was opened on 26 May 1973 by Mr WC Langshaw, Under Secretary of the New South Wales Department of Child Welfare and Social Services. Thorington closed as a children's home in December 1981.

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Location

1973 - 1981
Address - Thorington was situated at 16 Cottage Grove, Corrimal. Location: Corrimal

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Sources used to compile this entry: Thinee, Kristy and Bradford, Tracy, Connecting Kin: Guide to Records, A guide to help people separated from their families search for their records [completed in 1998], New South Wales Department of Community Services, Sydney, New South Wales, 1998, http://nma.gov.au/blogs/inside/files/2011/02/connectkin_guide1.pdf.

Prepared by: Melissa Downing