The Original Noble’s Hospital: Sources B and C

Source B: Mrs Rebecca Noble lays the foundation stone of the new hospital building, 26th July 1886

Source C: The ceremonial trowel and mallet used to lay the foundation stone (now on display in the Museum 100 collection)

Questions to consider:

  1. What can you tell about the public response to the building of the new hospital?
  2. Why do you think that Crellin’s Hill was considered a suitable site for the new hospital?
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