R. Passmore  Co., Limehouse, London. (Part of the area covered by the Midwives and Nuns of Nonnatus House in Call The Midwife)

Passmore Co. (Part of the area covered by the Midwives and Nuns of Nonnatus House in Call The Midwife)

The Strangers Home for Asiatics in Pennyfields, Limehouse (active from 1857 to 1937) was built on the initiative of East End missionary societies and funded through a public subscription: it "admits all creeds, all races, all castes, and all callings. It has reading and smoking and bagatelle rooms, bedrooms, baggage rooms, kitchens, and dining rooms, where every individual can cook and eat his meal with the ritual which his conscience commands him, undefiled by even the shadow of an…

The Strangers Home for Asiatics in Pennyfields, Limehouse (active from 1857 to 1937) was built on the initiative of East End missionary societies and funded through a public subscription: it "admits all creeds, all races, all castes, and all callings. It has reading and smoking and bagatelle rooms, bedrooms, baggage rooms, kitchens, and dining rooms, where every individual can cook and eat his meal with the ritual which his conscience commands him, undefiled by even the shadow of an…

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