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Christ's Hospital 34

Christ's Hospital 34

Photographer: Dixon, Henry (1820 - 1892)

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1880

Shelfmark: Tab.700.b.3

Item number: 34

Length: 22.7

Width: 18

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

This photograph shows the front of the Hospital overlooking the old burial ground of Christ Church.

"This portion of the Hospital was erected soon after the Great Fire - in 1682 according to the inscription over the gateway, - by Sir Robert Clayton, Lord Mayor of London, also a great benefactor of St. Thomas's Hospital."

Letterpress by Alfred Marks from 'Photographs of Old London'.

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