Children move to Hospital

In October 1922, such was the demand for Maternity space in the Hospital in Bellshill, that the sick children there were moved all over to Blantyre, to the cottage hospital on Bardykes Road. It is noted in local news reports, this filled the hospital in Blantyre to capacity, but eased the Bellshill situation hugely.

Pictured is the former Cottage Hospital, now a lovely home overlooking the Calder Braes.

1928 Cottage Hospital copy

Featuring Blantyre Project Social Media with permission. Strictly not for use by others on or offline, our visitors said,

Marian Maguire Such a lovely building.

Jean Gibson Always loved this building. We lived just along the road. We only moved because Scottish Special dud not sell their houses then and we were ready to buy.

 

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