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Known Colonies in Great Britain

Aston (Oxfordshire) - Westfield House (St Joseph's)
Keighley - Morton Banks, Riddlesden Sanatorium
Barnes - Old College
Kingston - The Grange, Kingston Hill
Barnet - Rowley Lodge
Birkenhead - Green Bank, Upton
Blackboys (Sussex) - Poundsley Farm
Leeds - Hill End Road
Birmingham - Elford Hall (Staffordshire)
Leicester - Evington Hall
Bolton - Watermillock House
Bradford - 245 Manningham Lane
London - Honour Oak
Brampton (Cumbria) - The Old Workhouse
London - Barnes
Bury - Holly Mount Convent
London Youth Hostel - 18 Comerath Road,W.Kensington
Bristol - Kingsdown Training College
London - Hammersmith
Brighton and Hove - Girton House
Maidenhead - Bray Court
Brixton (London) - Salvation Army
Manchester - Nazareth House
Carlisle - Nazareth House
Manchester - Heaton Park
Carmarthenshire - Brechfa
Margate - Eastcliffe House
Camberley - Fern Hill
Margate - Laleham School
Carshalton - The Oaks Park, Banstead
Montrose (Scotland) - Mall Park House
Carshalton - The Culvers
Newbury - Baydon Hole Farm
Cambridge - Pampisford Rectory
Newcastle - St Vincents
Cambridge - 1 Salisbury Villas, Station Road
Penstone House
Cardiff (Wales) - Cambria House, Caerleon
Colchester - The Oaks (Basque House) Langham
Plymouth - The Mount
Clapton (London) - Training School, Salvation Army
Reigate - White Post Hill
Colwyn Bay (Wales) - Roof Trees, Old Colwyn
Darlington - St Joseph's
St Helens
Scarborough - The Old Hospital
Diss - Oakley Park Hoxne Suffolk
Shipton under Wychwood - St Michael's
Southampton - Rownham's Mount
Dymchurch - New Romney, Kent
Southampton - Nazareth House
Evesham - Avencroft College
Southampton - Training College
Faringdon - Basque House, Eaton Hastings
Southampton - Moorhill House
Gainford - St Peter's
Street - The Grange
Great Yarmouth - The Old Rectory
Sudbury c/o Dr Grace Griffith - Newton Green, Suffolk
Guildford - Ardmore House
Surrey - Redhill
Guisborough (Middlesborough) - Hutton Hall
Swansea - Sketty Park
Hadleigh (Essex) - Salvation Army
Thame (Oxfordshire) - Rycotewood College
Hertford - St Dominic's Priory, Ponsbourne Park
Theydon Bois (Essex) - Woodberry, Leah Manning Home
Hexham - The Larches
Tunbridge Wells
High Wycombe - Booker Children's Home
Tudhoe (Spennymoor) - St Mary's Home
Honiton (Devon)
Tynemouth (North Shields) - 40 Percy Park
Hove - Aylesbury House, Furze Hill, Hove 2
Tythrop House (Kingsey) - Oxon
Huddersfield - Almondbury Old Clergy House
Wakefield - The Old Lodge, Park Lodge Lane
Hull - Hazeldene, The Park
Walsall - Aldridge Lodge
Hull - Elm Trees Sutton-on-Hull
Wigton - The Convent of Mercy
Hurstmonceaux Castle - Kent
Witney - Council House
Ipswich - Wherstead Park
Worthing - Beach House
Ipswich - Plomesgate House, Wickham Market
Woolwich - Shorenell's , Abbey Road

Colonies for which only anecdotal evidence has been found

Bromley, Durham, Fulwood, Frogatt, Helston, Littlehampton, Ramsgate, Tottingham