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Shotley Bridge General Hospital, County Durham
Shotley Bridge General Hospital, County Durham
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Busy street scene at Spitalfields, East End of London
Busy street scene at Spitalfields, East End of London
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Whipps Cross Hospital, Essex
Whipps Cross Hospital, Essex
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Ladywell Lodge, Lewisham, south east London
Ladywell Lodge, Lewisham, south east London
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Street in Wapping, East End of London
Street in Wapping, East End of London
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Knotting Class, Training Ship Arethusa, Greenhithe, Kent
Knotting Class, Training Ship Arethusa, Greenhithe, Kent
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Mount Pleasant Hotel, Kings Cross, London
Mount Pleasant Hotel, Kings Cross, London
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West Middlesex Hospital, Isleworth, Middlesex
West Middlesex Hospital, Isleworth, Middlesex
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Withington Hospital, Manchester
Withington Hospital, Manchester
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West Ham Infirmary, Whipps Cross, Essex
West Ham Infirmary, Whipps Cross, Essex
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Chase Farm Hospital, Enfield, Middlesex
Chase Farm Hospital, Enfield, Middlesex
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Rochdale Union Workhouse, Dearnley, Lancashire
Rochdale Union Workhouse, Dearnley, Lancashire
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Shotley Bridge General Hospital, County Durham Featured Print

Shotley Bridge General Hospital, County Durham

Aerial view of Shotley Bridge Hospital, County Durham. It was originally opened by the Gateshead Union in 1912 as a TB sanatorium (far right of picture), with accommodation for elderly and infirm workhouse inmates added later (upper half of picture). The site later became a "mental defectives colony". During World War Two, Emergency Medical Scheme wards were erected (lower part of picture)

© Mary Evans / Peter Higginbotham Collection

Union workhouse, Pontardawe, Glamorgan, Wales
Union workhouse, Pontardawe, Glamorgan, Wales
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Houseless and Hungry by Luke Fildes
Houseless and Hungry by Luke Fildes
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Stone Asylum, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Stone Asylum, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Market Hill and former workhouse, Maldon
Market Hill and former workhouse, Maldon
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The Ladder of Fortune
The Ladder of Fortune
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Charlie Chaplin as the little tramp
Charlie Chaplin as the little tramp
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Orphan Asylum, Wolverhampton, West Midlands
Orphan Asylum, Wolverhampton, West Midlands
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Crossley and Porter Orphanage, Halifax, West Yorkshire
Crossley and Porter Orphanage, Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Compass Drill, Training Ship Arethusa, Greenhithe, Kent
Compass Drill, Training Ship Arethusa, Greenhithe, Kent
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Grove Park Hospital, Lewisham, south east London
Grove Park Hospital, Lewisham, south east London
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Barming Asylum, Maidstone, Kent
Barming Asylum, Maidstone, Kent
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St Giles Hospital, Camberwell, London
St Giles Hospital, Camberwell, London
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St Giles Hospital, Camberwell, London Featured Print

St Giles Hospital, Camberwell, London

The administrative offices of Camberwell St Giles Hospital, formerly part of the Camberwell workhouse on Havil Street, now St Giles Road, south east London. The offices themselves fronted onto Brunswick Road (now Brunswick Villas). The first workhouse buildings on the site dated from 1818, but from the 1870s its medical facilities greatly expanded. It later became St Giles Hospital

© Mary Evans / Peter Higginbotham Collection

Union Workhouse, Morpeth, Northumberland
Union Workhouse, Morpeth, Northumberland
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Four boys in a street in the East End of London
Four boys in a street in the East End of London
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Jewish Children, East End of London
Jewish Children, East End of London
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Guiltcross Union Workhouse, Kenninghall, Norfolk
Guiltcross Union Workhouse, Kenninghall, Norfolk
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Union Workhouse, Sleaford, Lincolnshire
Union Workhouse, Sleaford, Lincolnshire
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East End Doss House, London
East End Doss House, London
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Stobhill Hospital, Springburn, Glasgow, Scotland
Stobhill Hospital, Springburn, Glasgow, Scotland
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South Eastern Fever Hospital, New Cross, London
South Eastern Fever Hospital, New Cross, London
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Liberal Election Campaign Card, 1909
Liberal Election Campaign Card, 1909
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Manchester Warehousemen Orphan Schools, Cheadle Hulme
Manchester Warehousemen Orphan Schools, Cheadle Hulme
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North Wales Lunatic Asylum, Denbigh, North Wales
North Wales Lunatic Asylum, Denbigh, North Wales
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Ewell Epileptic Colony, Epsom, Surrey
Ewell Epileptic Colony, Epsom, Surrey
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South Eastern Fever Hospital, New Cross, London Featured Print

South Eastern Fever Hospital, New Cross, London

The South Eastern Fever Hospital was opened in 1877 on Avonley Road at New Cross, near Deptford in south east London. It was the fifth such hospital to be erected by the Metropolitan Asylums Board which in 1869 became responsible for certain classes of the sick poor in metropolitan London. The site later became New Cross General Hospital, then New Cross Hospital

© Mary Evans / Peter Higginbotham Collection

Highwood Hospital, Brentwood, Essex
Highwood Hospital, Brentwood, Essex
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Henstead Union Workhouse, Swainsthorpe, Norfolk
Henstead Union Workhouse, Swainsthorpe, Norfolk
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West London Union Workhouse, Upper Holloway, London
West London Union Workhouse, Upper Holloway, London
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Whittingham Asylum, near Preston, Lancashire
Whittingham Asylum, near Preston, Lancashire
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City of London Union Infirmary, Mile End Road
City of London Union Infirmary, Mile End Road
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Staffordshire County Asylum, Cheddleton, near Leek
Staffordshire County Asylum, Cheddleton, near Leek
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Exminster Asylum, Devon
Exminster Asylum, Devon
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Dorking General Hospital, Surrey
Dorking General Hospital, Surrey
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Union Workhouse, Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Union Workhouse, Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
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The Brigantine
The Brigantine
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Union Workhouse and Infirmary, Crumpsall, Manchester
Union Workhouse and Infirmary, Crumpsall, Manchester
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Union Workhouse, Wantage, Oxfordshire
Union Workhouse, Wantage, Oxfordshire
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