Blue plaque № 6948 in Leeds

Leeds Union Workhouse

opened in 1861 at a cost of £32,00 to accommodate 800 paupers. In 1944 it became part of St James's Hospital, and in 1995-97 it was splendidly refurbished as the Thackray Medical Museum.

Architects: Perkin & Backhouse
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  • Location: Beckett Street
  • Metropolitan District: Leeds City Council
  • Metropolitan District Ward: Gipton and Harehills
  • UK Parliament Constituency: Leeds East
  • Region: Yorkshire and the Humber
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