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Tainton Cottage Family Group Home (1967 - 1985)

From
1967
To
1985
Categories
Family Group Home, Home, Methodist and Uniting Church
Alternative Names
  • Tainton Family Group Home (Also known as)

Tainton Cottage Family Group Home, in Wynnum North was situated behind the Magaret Marr Home, adjacent to Lewis Cottage Family Group Home. The Methodist Church established it in 1967. Management was transferred to the Uniting Church on 22 June 1977. Tainton Cottage Family Group Home closed in 1985.

Details

Tainton Cottage Family Group Home officially opened 14 October 1967 and was licensed 7 December 1967.

Location

1967 - 1985
Location - Tainton Cottage Family Group Home was situated at Peterson Street, Wynnum North. Location: Wynnum North

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Publications

Books

  • Department of Families, Missing pieces: information to assist former residents of children's institutions to access records, State of Queensland, 2001. p.86. Details
  • Methodist Church of Australasia. Queensland Conference. Division of Child &​ Family Welfare, Golden jubilee souvenir booklet : Margaret Marr Memorial Home for Boys, 1924-1974, Methodist Division of Child &​ Family Welfare, Nundah, 1974, 16 pp. Details

Sources used to compile this entry: Department of Families, Missing pieces: information to assist former residents of children's institutions to access records, State of Queensland, 2001. p.86.; Methodist Church of Australasia. Queensland Conference. Division of Child &​ Family Welfare, Golden jubilee souvenir booklet : Margaret Marr Memorial Home for Boys, 1924-1974, Methodist Division of Child &​ Family Welfare, Nundah, 1974, 16 pp.

Prepared by: Lee Butterworth