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New South Wales - Organisation

Lillimur (1947 - 1978)

  • Lillimur Girls' Home

    Lillimur Girls' Home, 1950? - 1960?, courtesy of Care Leavers Australaisa Network (CLAN).
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From
1947
To
1978
Categories
Children's Home, Home and Protestant

Lillimur was a children's home established on 11 acres at Dubbo by the United Protestant Association in 1947. It was the sixth United Protestant Association home and was initially for girls, but was converted to a boys' home in later years. It closed in September 1978.

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Location

1947 - 1978
Location - 'Lillimur' was situated on Macquarie Street, Dubbo. Location: Dubbo

Publications

Books

  • Agst, Thomas Urich [with Robert J Martin], The UPA Story, United Protestant Association of NSW Ltd, Wahroonga, n.d., 67 pp. Details
  • United Protestant Association of N.S.W., Souvenir pictorial of homes for children and pensioners / United Protestant Association of N.S.W., 1956. Details
  • United Protestant Association of N.S.W., Souvenir pictorial of homes for children and pensioners / United Protestant Association of N.S.W., 1963. Details

Journals

  • United Protestant Association of N.S.W. (ed.), The Protestant world : official organ of the United Protestant Association of New South Wales., 1921-1980. Details

Online Resources

Photos

Lillimur Girls' Home
Title
Lillimur Girls' Home
Type
Image
Date
1950? - 1960?
Source
Care Leavers Australaisa Network (CLAN)

Details

Sources used to compile this entry: Agst, Thomas Urich [with Robert J Martin], The UPA Story, United Protestant Association of NSW Ltd, Wahroonga, n.d., 67 pp; 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: Naomi Parry