This plan, intended to accommodate 800 inmates, was
designed by George Wilkinson. As can be seen, the layout
ensured the strict separation of the sexes.
Private collection, Peter Higginbotham
‘Song of the Lady Jocelyn’
Jock Phillips, 'Irish - Migration after 1870', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/artwork/3984/floor-plan-of-irish-workhouse (accessed 12 December 2023)
Story by Jock Phillips, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2015
blaake (not verified)21 November 2011