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 Memories of Old St.Georges Hospital 1818-1995  and Coton Hill Hospital 1854-1976 Stafford
A shared record of the Life and Times of these once-proud Old Hospitals. 25/02/2012

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St George’s Hospital  1818 – 1995


There were a variety of outdoor social activities over the years for patients/staff to enjoy/participate in.
These included  Day Trips out – to the Zoo, on the Canal, Shopping Expeditions etc.,  Holidays, Football Matches and more.
These are a few Photos of some of those Activities through the years.

Some of these Photos may be missing one or more of the “W” factors – Where taken, When taken and What occasion.
If You Can Supply Any Missing Details Please Note The Photo ID NO. ETC. and Let Me Know So That I Can Update Them

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Typical 1970’s Rhyl-Day-Trip Expenses
Holiday Trip to Blackpool  1965

DavidJ 001 Blackpool Hol. 1965
Day Trip to Rhyl ?
Amerton Farm Walkabout
Light Refreshments . . . .
. . . . Or Something Stronger
                                               Canal Trips                                        
Drayton Manor Park Trip 1989
Holidays 1970s/’80s/90s
Holidays from TimeLine Magazine



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