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Default Blackburn Royal Infirmary, Blackburn - July 2011 - 17-07-2011, 19:31

Blackburn Royal Infirmary



William Pilkington became Blackburn's fifth mayor in November, 1856, an honour he acknowledged by announcing his intention to create an infirmary, a project he inaugurated with a 2,000 donation towards the building fund together with an endowment of 100 a year. The foundation stone of the Blackburn Infirmary was laid in May 1858 and the building completed six years later.









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Default 19-07-2011, 17:43

going, going.... nice record of the steady deterioration of this place. I'll never forget AndyJ23uk's report from here, security shenanigans.

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Default 19-07-2011, 19:25

what a shame, it looks great from the old picture.
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It's great to see this old place again You got some real nice pics there bud
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Default 20-07-2011, 16:15

I'm amazed it's still there! Nice work.


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