Union Workhouse, Braintree, Essex
Entrance to the Braintree Union workhouse, Essex. Some of the workhouse staff are just visible in the doorway. The building, designed by William T Nash, was erected in 1837-8 on Rayne Road, Braintree. It later became St Michael's Hospital.
© Mary Evans / Peter Higginbotham Collection
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