The church of the Hospital. built 1875

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Hospital Church
The Asylum Church.  Photo supplied by: Malcolm Nunn

The opening of the church was held on March 21st and was described as one of the prettiest in the district. Built of stone in Gothic style with room for 700 worshippers. The opening ceremony was attended by staff, patients and visitors. The original plan of year 1873 shows Pews accommodating 631 persons with 20 inches width allowed for each person.

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