Rotherham Workhouse and Hospital. Photograph courtesy of Rotherham Archives. Text by Marjie Bloy Ph.D., Senior Research Fellow, National University of Singapore.

The hospital complex is in the centre of the photograph. Most of the buildings are three storeys high and the original workhouse — the cruciform shaped building in the middle of the complex — is at the core of the hospital. The large building (bottom left) was Alma Road School.

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