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Christ's Hospital 33

Christ's Hospital 33

Photographer: Dixon, Henry (1820 - 1892)

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1880

Shelfmark: Tab.700.b.3

Item number: 33

Length: 23

Width: 18

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

"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."

The photograph shows the entrance to the Hospital from Christ Church Passage, Newgate Street.

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

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