Cumberland House- hospital ward

Cumberland House- hospital ward

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Partial / Incomplete Date April 1954
Area Mitcham
Copyright 1 Mitcham News and Mercury
Picture Reference Mit_​Hospitals_​2-4
Original Format Photo
Notes / History Cumberland Chest Hospital near Cricket Green Mitcham, constructed in 1958 to specialise in chest illnesses such as Tuberculosis and Lung cancer which were more common in this period. New hospitals were relatively few during this period, largely due to the expense.

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