Swithen was a standard 15-room hostel further up Beaumont Drive. In its final years it was home to police trainees.
[Does anyone know where the name comes from? There’s a huge farm ‘attraction’ near Rothwell. I’ve asked Leonard… ]
The photos were taken by Alan Parker, David Newland, John Morrissy and Jo Smith.
The rooms are in ascending order. Hover to get label and click to enlarge.
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