Tuesday Talk: The Most Perfect Cottage Hospital
Tuesday 8th November, 2pm-3pm
Quoted from a letter to the Harrow Gazette, this talk will delve deep into the evolving history of the lost Harrow Hospital on Roxeth Hill. The talk will feature original material from the collections at Headstone Manor & Museum on aspects from patient care, nursing, medicine and cottage hospitals from 1868-1998.
About the Speaker
Howard Greenwood is retired but has had a life long interest in History. He recently completed a MA in Local History and has been a Volunteer Warden at the Manor House since it re-opened in 2017. Gavin Eynon has been a volunteer at Headstone Manor and Museum since just before lockdown. Prior to that he worked for many years as a solicitor in the public sector, and more recently has volunteered at various museums and heritage sites across London. He has lived in Harrow since 2008.
This workshop/course is presented with funding support from Learn Harrow. You will be required to register with Learn Harrow to take part in this workshop – instructions will follow in a separate email. It is really important you register as future funding for similar events depends on it.