Kirkcaldy Combination Poorhouse, 1925

Kirkcaldy Workhouse cicra 1925
Kirkcaldy Workhouse cicra 1925

Above is the Kirkcaldy Combination Poorhouse photographed in 1925.

It was erected in 1849 on a cliffside north of Kinghorn. Able-bodied beggars were sent to work here and were branded on the ear for identification.

The buidlings have now been converted into houses.