Leckhampton Court: Manor House to Hospice

Leckhampton Court: Manor House to Hospice

By: Eric Miller (author)Paperback

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The Lords of the Manor included members of important local families -- the Giffards, Norwoods and Tryes -- and this book relates some of their more interesting achievements. During the First World War the Court housed a Red Cross hospital, and in the Second World War a camp was set up in the grounds, occupied in turn by British and US troops and then by German POWs. Today the Court is best known as a Sue Ryder Hospice, noted for its atmosphere of love, compassion, unhurried care and understanding of patients' needs. This book is sold entirely in aid of its running costs.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 01/04/2011
  • ISBN13: 9781848766402
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 182
  • ID: 9781848766402
  • ISBN10: 1848766408

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