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    Salisbury Healthcare History

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    Alexandra Rose Day

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    Memories from 1962

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Salisbury Healthcare History is a growing digital archive of Salisbury District Hospital’s historical collection. The Heritage Lottery Funded project has enabled us to properly catalogue and store our records and share a selection online. With items dating back to the building of Salisbury General Infirmary in 1766 and beyond, this online resource provides an exciting insight into Salisbury’s health care. Read more about the project or start exploring our collection using the links below.

Upcoming events

Exhibitions, talks, workshops

Florence Nightingale 200

Date: 12/05/2020

Time: tbc

Location: Salisbury District Hospital


Performance by local singer songwriter Louise Jordan to commemorate the bicentenary of Florence Nightingale’s birth and International Nurses Day. More info

Salisbury nursing through the ages

Date: 22/05/2020

Time: 12.30-1.30pm

Location: Lecture Theatre, Level 5, Salisbury District Hospital

Student nurses, Salisbury

Lesley Self talks about nursing in Salisbury, including Florence Nightingale’s links to the city using material from the hospital’s historic archives. More info

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