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Hartwood Hospital, Hartwood, North Lanarkshire

 
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David McNay
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 21, 2006 8:11 am    Post subject: Hartwood Hospital, Hartwood, North Lanarkshire Reply with quote

Hartwood Hospital was in its time the largest mental hospital in Scotland.

More information can be found here.

At the entrance gates are two large lamps:

DSCN9232 by Scottish Military Research Group, on Flickr

A plaque on one of the gates explains the story behind them:

DSCN9233 by Scottish Military Research Group, on Flickr


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 03, 2007 12:20 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'll keep this one in this forum section as it covers the community as well as the staff of the hospital.
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