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Claybury Asylum (or London County Lunatic Asylum), Woodford Bridge, London

RIBApix ref no RIBA39544
Architect/DesignerHine, George Thomas (1841-1916)
Artist/PhotographerHine, George Thomas (1841-1916)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1893
Image Date1889
ViewPlan
StyleVictorian
MediumPrint
Library ReferencePeriodicals (& SR 725.52 Hine. Asylums)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: RIBA Journal, vol. 8, 1901 Feb. 23, pl. VIII after p. 180 (see also Builder, vol. 57, 1889 Nov. 23, p. 368) NOTES: Claybury was one of the most important asylums built since 1875. The hospital closed in 1997 and the buildings, Grade II listed, subsequently were converted into housing (known as Repton Park).

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hospitals