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Consumption Gallery

Available as Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 33 pictures in our Consumption collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Royal Victoria Hospital Farm Colony, Polton, Scotland Featured Print

Royal Victoria Hospital Farm Colony, Polton, Scotland

Patients plough the land and plant seed potatoes at the Farm Colony (founded in 1910) at The Royal Victoria Hospital, founded in 1894. Together with the Dispensary these formed the nucleus of the Edinburgh Scheme for combating tuberculosis. In 1914, the Dispensary, Hospital and Farm Colony were given to the City of Edinburgh and the Royal Victoria Tuberculosis Trust was founded. These came under the management of the Royal Victoria and Associated Hospitals NHS Trust in 1948, and the North Lothian District of Lothian Health Board in 1974. Date: circa 1910

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Fuel for domestic appliances by G. H. Davis Featured Print

Fuel for domestic appliances by G. H. Davis

Your fuel target: details that will help in planning economy during the Second World War, so that fuel rationing can be avoided. The number of hours taken by various domestic appliances to consume one unit of fuel. Items include light bulbs, a radio, a vacuum cleaner, a kettle, an oven, a boiler, gas and electric fires, a kitchen range and a lamp. The types of fuel are coal, gas, electricity, coke and oil, in descending order of quantity. Date: 1942

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans