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Quarriers Village, Bridge of Weir
Set up in the 1870's by William [url=http://www.quarriers.org.uk/index.php/] Quarrier [/url], a succesfull shoe retailer as a childrens orphanage.  Over 20 years it developed into a community of 40 individual childrens homes, a school, church, fire station, workshops and other facilities.  It was used for this purpose until the 1980s but today the homes and other buildings have been made into private houses and flats.
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Quarriers Village, Bridge of Weir

Set up in the 1870's by William Quarrier , a succesfull shoe retailer as a childrens orphanage. Over 20 years it developed into a community of 40 individual childrens homes, a school, church, fire station, workshops and other facilities. It was used for this purpose until the 1980s but today the homes and other buildings have been made into private houses and flats.

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