The Limes Maternity Hospital, Hartshill Road, Stoke-on-Trent

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Date:June 1964

Description:The Limes was used as a maternity block for the main North Staffs Royal Infirmary. The building was originally Longfields, Minton's home, and became the North Staffordshire Cripples' Aid Society Hospital in 1918. Much of the money for the hospital. was raised by Sidney Malkin, onetime mayor of Burslem. It became a maternity hospital in 1928 at a cost of £14,000. The building has been demolished and replaced by housing.

To the extreme right is a notice board for the Mass Radiography Unit based in the neighbouring house, "Ashlands".

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Creators: Mr Bert Bentley - Creator

Image courtesy of: Stoke on Trent City Archives.

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