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The Melbourne Hospital, 1870 - 1880

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y308B/139

Scope and Contents

194 x 127 mm. A view from the roof of a nearby building looking over Lonsdale Street to the complex of hospital buildings. The first hospital opened on this site in 1848 had only 22 beds and further buildings were added in the following years. The whole hospital was rebuilt in 1910.


  • 1870 - 1880

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1 photographic print(s) : photograph

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