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Trefcon

'the Grange' (Now Wadsley Bridge Working Mans Club)

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Had this postcard image sent to Sheffieldsoldier from Canada, date before early 1920's. Patients from Wharncliffe war hospital visited it I think for the grounds and the sporting facilities ? Mr E. Robinson owned it pre club days, gardener was a Mr Chester. Do you think that is Mr Robinson and Mr Chester in the image ?

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1911 Census

ROBINSON, E

Third Chief Nurse

South Yorkshire Asylum For The West Riding Of The County Of York Lunatic Asylum,

WADSLEY LUNATIC ASYLUM

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In 1939 Eliza Robinson, born 26 December 1862, was a retired Mental Officer living at 2 Shepperson Road, with Sarah E Robinson (born 1858 probably her sister). Probably a different "E.Robinson" from the owner (male) of the Wharncliffe hospital, quoted by Trefcon, though Eliza did work there in 1917 (and was commended for good work).

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