ONCE A YEAR 1970s BRITISH FOLKLORE
Farthing Bundles Fern street Settlement London images photographs London east end Bow.
FERN STREET SETTLEMENT,
BOW, LONDON 1973
Irene Wood giving out the Farthing Bundles.
The turn of the century saw the
founding of a number of
settlements in the poorest parts
of London. The Fern Street Settlement was founded on behalf of the Devon's
Junior School in 1907 by the school's
headmistress and warden, Miss
Clara Grant. She therefore started an
imaginative scheme known as