Sanatorium for Consumption & Diseases of the Chest, Bournemouth. E.B. Lamb, Arch.t
Day & Son, Lith.rs to the Queen. [n.d. c.1860.]
Tinted lithograph, rare. 286 x 380mm. 11¼ x 15". Small tear to lower right.
In 1850 the Medical Committee of the Royal Brompton Hospital decided to build a small sanatorium in Bournemouth, to be financially independent, to "receive those cases where convalescence has been established”. It was specially built in 1855, to designed by the architect E.B. Lamb and opened its doors as the Royal National Sanatorium for Disease on October 2, 1855.
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