New Bridge Street - Lying-in Hospital

The former Lying-in Hospital was a charitable asylum for poor married pregnant women. Located on New Bridge Street, Newcastle, the building was completed in 1826 on land given by the Corporation of Newcastle and designed by John Dobson. Later the building was used as Broadcasting House by the BBC, until 1987.

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1965 photo courtesy of Newcastle Libraries

014493:Lying-In Hospital New Bridge Street Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown 1965

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