The Friern Barnet Photo Archive
No Contributor Year: 1890 District: Friern BarnetHenry Hawkins
The Rev Henry Hawkins was the chaplain at the Colney Hatch Asylum and founded the mental health charity MACA (now called Together) http://www.together-uk.org/about-us/history/together-s-founder which has been dubbed the forerunner of today's social services.
He lived in Friern Barnet and died in 1904 and is buried in the church of St James.
Picture added on 18 June 2010 at 23:30