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Eighton Lodge - a Memory of Windy Nook.

Hello does anyone remember Eighton Lodge, now a care home for the elderly, as a care home for unmarried mothers? I was placed here at the age of 16 years of age in 1982 until my 17th bithday when I gave birth to my daughter on that very day. I would appreciate any information, on the history and when it finally closed. Thank you for reading this.


A memory shared by Tracey Stephenson on Apr 18th, 2011.
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 Comments & Feedback

Sun Oct 25th 2015, at 2:15 am
I was there in late 76. I have dreadful memories of that place.
Sat Jul 25th 2015, at 12:48 pm
cp4mufc commented:
I remember it being open and I took a young girl there on a visit as part of my job in 1975. I don't know when it closed
Sun Aug 3rd 2014, at 6:52 pm
I spent three months at Eighton Lodge in 1975, I was one of the unlucky sad ones who had to have my daughter adopted, but she has now found me and we hope to meet soon

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