Wilson Hospital, Cranmer Road, Mitcham

Wilson Hospital, Cranmer Road, Mitcham

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Area Mitcham
Copyright 1 Thomas Francis
Picture Reference Mit_​Hospitals_​5-21
Original Format Photo
Notes / History Wilson Cottage Hospital, was opened in 1928 with donations made by the building developer Sir Isaac Wilson.

In earlier years it was unwise to fall seriously ill in Mitcham as this resulted in being pulled across the Common to Croydon on a wheeled stretcher.
The Princess Royal, Princess Mary carried out the opening ceremony.

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