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Background imageHealth Collection: Mobile midwifery med01_01_0490

Mobile midwifery med01_01_0490
Queen Charlottes Maternity Hospital And Midwifery Training School, Goldhawk Road, Hammersmith And Fulham, Greater London. Midwives leaving the hospital on motorised bicycles carrying analgesia

Background imageHealth Collection: Operating theatre med01_01_0379

Operating theatre med01_01_0379
St Michaels Orthopaedic Hospital, Marine Parade East, Clacton On Sea, Tendring, Essex. A view of the operating theatre. Photographed for the Topical Press Agency Ltd in May 1939

Background imageHealth Collection: Woolton Baths PLA01_02_126

Woolton Baths PLA01_02_126
Woolton Baths, Quarry Street South, Woolton, Liverpool, Merseyside. The swimming pool in the Woolton Baths, also known as Woolton Swimming Pool in 2006

Background imageHealth Collection: Woolton Baths PLA01_02_124

Woolton Baths PLA01_02_124
Woolton Baths, Quarry Street South, Woolton, Liverpool, Merseyside. The corner entrance of Woolton Baths, also known as Woolton Swimming Pool

Background imageHealth Collection: Hydrotherapy pool JLP01_10_23362

Hydrotherapy pool JLP01_10_23362
MAYDAY HOSPITAL, LONDON ROAD, WEST THORNTON, CROYDON, GREATER LONDON. A hydrotherapy pool in the new rehabilitation centre at Mayday Hospital

Background imageHealth Collection: Mayday Hospital JLP01_10_13255

Mayday Hospital JLP01_10_13255
MAYDAY HOSPITAL, LONDON ROAD, WEST THORNTON, CROYDON, GREATER LONDON. A view towards the new services block and surgical block at Mayday Hospital, taken from the north-west

Background imageHealth Collection: Operating theatre handover JLP01_09_823228

Operating theatre handover JLP01_09_823228
MAYDAY HOSPITAL, LONDON ROAD, WEST THORNTON, CROYDON, GREATER LONDON. G Putley, project manager, and I Simple posed in an operating theatre at Mayday Hospital

Background imageHealth Collection: Operating theatre JLP01_09_823224

Operating theatre JLP01_09_823224
MAYDAY HOSPITAL, LONDON ROAD, WEST THORNTON, CROYDON, GREATER LONDON. A view of an operating theatre in the new surgical block at Mayday Hospital, taken from an anaesthetic room

Background imageHealth Collection: Topping out ceremony JLP01_09_811082

Topping out ceremony JLP01_09_811082
MAYDAY HOSPITAL, LONDON ROAD, WEST THORNTON, CROYDON, GREATER LONDON. A group of people posed with celebratory drinks on the roof of the services block at Mayday Hospital during the topping out

Background imageHealth Collection: Topping out ceremony JLP01_09_811081

Topping out ceremony JLP01_09_811081
MAYDAY HOSPITAL, LONDON ROAD, WEST THORNTON, CROYDON, GREATER LONDON. Denis Sweaney, Chairman of Croydon Area Health Authority

Background imageHealth Collection: Topping out ceremony JLP01_09_811079

Topping out ceremony JLP01_09_811079
MAYDAY HOSPITAL, LONDON ROAD, WEST THORNTON, CROYDON, GREATER LONDON. Denis Sweaney, chairman of Croydon Area Health Authority

Background imageHealth Collection: Operating theatre JLP01_10_54906

Operating theatre JLP01_10_54906
CHELSEA AND WESTMINSTER HOSPITAL, FULHAM ROAD, KENSINGTON AND CHELSEA, GREATER LONDON. The interior of an operating theatre at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

Background imageHealth Collection: Ward and nurses station JLP01_10_54099

Ward and nurses station JLP01_10_54099
CHELSEA AND WESTMINSTER HOSPITAL, FULHAM ROAD, KENSINGTON AND CHELSEA, GREATER LONDON. A view of a corridor and nurses station on a ward at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

Background imageHealth Collection: Site nurse JLP01_08_053292

Site nurse JLP01_08_053292
MILTON KEYNES. A site nurse wading through mud in Section B3 of the London to Yorkshire Motorway (the M1) during its construction

Background imageHealth Collection: Mobile X-ray unit med01_01_0532

Mobile X-ray unit med01_01_0532
Staff lifting mobile radiography and X-ray apparatus from a van. Mobile X-ray units, designed by Marie Curie, were used during WWI

Background imageHealth Collection: Anaesthetic room med01_01_0380

Anaesthetic room med01_01_0380
St Michaels Orthopaedic Hospital, Marine Parade East, Clacton On Sea, Tendring, Essex. A view of the anaesthetic room. Photographed for the Topical Press Agency Ltd in May1939

Background imageHealth Collection: Demonstrating an iron lung med01_01_0377

Demonstrating an iron lung med01_01_0377
Charing Cross Underground Station, City Of Westminster, Greater London. Two nurses operating an iron lung at an exhibition in Charing Cross underground station

Background imageHealth Collection: Mobile first aid post MED01_01_0220

Mobile first aid post MED01_01_0220
A bus which has been converted into an A.R.P. mobile first aid post. Converted buses were first used in September 1939. Some could still be used as ordinary buses

Background imageHealth Collection: Memorial Statue

Memorial Statue
Statue of Florence Nightingale. IoE 207509

Background imageHealth Collection: Fountain Head

Fountain Head
Covering the spring used at one time to supply Kimbolton Castle, Cambridgeshire. IoE 394917

Background imageHealth Collection: Former Stockport Infirmary

Former Stockport Infirmary
Colourful photograph of the former infimary, since converted to offices. IoE 210888

Background imageHealth Collection: Village Pump

Village Pump
Cast Iron Water Pump, Longstanton, Cambridgeshire. IoE 50819


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