leodis logo

Leeds City Council

Open archives compliant site

Supported by BIG Lottery Fund

Enrich UK Lottery Fund

Killingbeck Hospital, Aerial View


Subject ID:
2003107_27984255
Location:
Killingbeck
Copyright:
Aerofilms
Class number:
D LIM Killingbeck
Killingbeck Hospital, Aerial View
Description:
Undated, Aerial view of the Killingbeck Hospital site. Built as an isolation hospital it was used for the treatment of diseases such as tuberculosis. In the centre a block of wards built in a crescent shape, with beds on the verandahs can be seen. This was to give patients the maximum amount of air and sun, thught to be a good treatment for TB.

Corrections:
Corrections are welcomed by the department. Corrections will be verified before appearing on the site - this may take up to 4 weeks. Email corrections
This photograph cannot be purchased due to copyright restrictions.