M0003632: The Lock Hospital, Southwark

October 1933
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About this work

Also known as

Previous title, replaced May 2020: Portrait of Charles Kingsley, novelist.


Photograph of an etching of the Lock Hospital, in Kent Street, Southwark. The illustration shows the chapel, and below, a detail of the plaque over the door. Etching after Whichelo, 1813. The hospital was meant for those with leprosy.


October 1933

Physical description

1 photograph glass plate negative; 8 x 11 cm


Catalogue data comes from a combination of entries in the original glass plate registers, metadata created when the glass plates were digitised in the early 2000s and enhancements made by the cataloguer in 2021.

Terms of use

Please consult the digitised version as this item is fragile. Email library@wellcomecollection.org to request access to the physical item.

Where to find it

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