Woodhouse Eaves, The Children's Convalescent Home c.1955
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Memories of Woodhouse Eaves, the Children's Convalescent Home c1955
It was July/August of 1950 when I was sent here from my home town of Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent at the age of eight, to convalesce after a serious post-operative infection. My first impressions were of a grim-looking, foreboding building, but those first, gloomy impressions were (...Read full memory)
After all these years of thinking just my imagination, only to find I was not the only one to suffer abuse at this terrible place. AH the good old days when children were seen but not heard, 50+ years later is a little to late. I hope and pray other victims find some peace of mind.
I stayed here in the 1950s but i dont know why i was there