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Kitty Wilkinson

Kitty Wilkinson was the founder of Britain's first public wash-houses. opened in May 1842, in Upper Fredrick Street, Liverpool.

 

You can read more about her in several places, for example:

 

www.mersey-gateway.org/server.php?show=ConNarrative.172

 

www.stjamescemetery.co.uk/kitty.htm

 

There is a stained glass window in the 'Lady Chapel' of Liverpool's Anglican Cathedral of here, also i read they will soon have a statue for her in Georges Hall

 

my web site

www.urbansubrosa.co.uk

 

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Taken on March 10, 2010