almonries (buildings)

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Scope note
Buildings housing institutions founded by or maintained by a monastery, abbey, magistrate, nobleman, or private charity for the reception and support of the aged and poor; may also contain the residence of almoners. For buildings where the elderly, poor, or helpless are cared for and put to work at public expense, use "almshouses (buildings)."
almonries
Accepted term: 15-Jul-2024