Alton, Lord Mayor Treloar Hospital, Nurses Home c.1955

Alton, Lord Mayor Treloar Hospital, Nurses Home c.1955

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Memories of Alton

Treloar Hospital

I was a patient in this hospital in 1955 when I was ten years old. There were very caring nurses and also a hospital school which helped me immensely during my stay of about two months. ...Read full memory

Children's Ward 1959

I spent several months in Treloar with Polio. I was five years old and from what I have been told, at deaths door. Can't say that I remember much except the nurses smiles and the ...Read full memory

A memory of Alton by Ian Ruff

Nina Dickey

Hi My name is Nina. I was in the Treloar Hospital during the end of world war two.  I went in when I was 10 and came out on March 30th 1945.  I remember being on the terrace while ...Read full memory

A memory of Alton by ninadickey

Cannot Remember Much

I believe I was in LMTH from 1953 until 1962 with breaks in between. This was due to polio which meant many operations on my right leg. I can recall a Sister Smith. I do recall ...Read full memory

A memory of Alton by Terry Bartlam

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The Lord Mayor Treloar Hospital and College received its first children in 1908. As numbers increased, more nurses were needed, and the nurses' home, known as Alexandra House, was opened in June 1914. A memorial bust of Sir William Treloar, the founder, can be seen outside on the terrace (right).

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