Description"Built in 1804 as a Fever Hospital just outside the Town Walls to treat sufferers of Typhus, Small Pox and Cholera afflicting the poor of the Town. The hospital closed in 1888 when Walkergate Hospital was opened. Restored in 1988 for the North of England Museum Service. Tyne and Wear HER(6293): Newcastle, Bath Lane, Fever Hospital (House of Recovery) http://www.twsitelines.info" Photo by Andrew Curtis, 2010.
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Further informationLink: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1672025
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Added by: Simon Cotterill
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Picture Taken: 2010-01-21