Medical Fund Dispensary, 1947
This large dispensary was sitauted on theground floor of the Milton Road building. The prescriptions were handed out through hatches to people in the waiting rooms adjacent. The Medical Fund Society in Milton Road housed swimming baths, Turkish and Russian Baths, a dispensary and a dentist. It was built in 1892
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New Swindon, 1847
Lithograph of New Swindon in 1847 with broad gauge locomotive, Fire Brand, in foreground.
Swindon Works can be seen to the right on the image, with the Railway Village to the left.
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1847, 2 2 2, Broad Gauge, New Town, Railway Village, Swindon, Swindon Works, Victorian, Village, Wiltshire
Guernsey & Jersey via Weymouth poster, about 1891
In 1889 the GWR began operating a steamship
service to the Channel Islands. This poster shows
the GWR’s TSS Ibex, leaving harbour on its route
across the Channel. This early poster is very
elaborate compared to the GWR’s later designs.
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Holiday, Travel, Victorian