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VICTORIA MODEL LODGING HOUSE Victoria Model Lodging House Dundee Directory
Mr. James Simpson Supertt. [Superintendent]
Painted over Entrance
054 [Situation] Between Guthrie Close and Scott's Close.
Comprises 3 or 4 Small Dwelling houses with intercommunication; situated on the North side of the Overgte between Scott's & Gurthrie's Closes, and adapted to the purposes of the Model Lodging House Association of Dundee. It contains accomodation for between 80 and 90 lodgers, having 21 sleeping rooms with from one to 6 beds in each. On the basement or ground floor are suitable rooms for dining & sitting, & also commodious kitchens for the use of the lodgers & in which they cook There is also in course of construction a reading-room to be supplied with papers & periodicals for the use of the inmates & which on Sundays is to be used as a place of Worship. There are 3 houses of this description in the Town the whole of which are kept up under the auspices of a Committee of Gentlemen with a view of improving the Lodging houses for the laboring classes

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