Category Archives: specialist hospital

Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh

In 2016 the Royal Hospital for Sick Children was put up for sale, well in advance of its scheduled move to its new home alongside the Royal Infirmary at Little France. When the Sciennes Road buildings are finally vacated it … Continue reading

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Hospitals for Incurables: the former Longmore Hospital, Edinburgh

Historic Scotland Offices in the former Longmore Hospital which closed in 1991   © Copyright kim traynor and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence Separate hospitals for incurables began to be established in Britain in the mid-nineteenth century and were welcomed by … Continue reading

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