SU0059 : Roundway Hospital [7]

taken 5 years ago, near to Potterne, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Roundway Hospital [7]
Roundway Hospital [7]
Built as the Wiltshire County Pauper Lunatic Asylum following the 1845 Lunacy Act which required county asylums to be built, the hospital closed in 1995 and has been converted into living accommodation. Built in 1849-51 and extended at various times, the hospital housed over 1,500 patients at its peak. The hospital is listed, grade II, with details at: LinkExternal link This was the main entrance block.
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Date Taken
Friday, 22 July, 2016   (more nearby)
Monday, 1 August, 2016
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Housing, Dwellings  Suburb, Urban fringe  Health and social services 
Primary Subject of Photo
Housing Estate 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 0093 5992 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:20.3021N 1:59.2821W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 0098 5989
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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