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A hospital exterior seen from the rear of the property. The main hospital building can be seen in the background with many small buildings/ houses in the foreground. View of New Plymouth Barrett Street Hospital. The small building in the foreground is the Bulk Store and the Psychiatric Wards are located in the main building above.
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This is the New Plymouth Barrett Street Hospital. Straight ahead you can see the Bulk Store (small building that looks like it is on stilts) and the Psychiatric Wards towering above. If you were to compare this photo today there would be nothing but thick dense bush. Really amazing to see how much it has changed over the past few decades.

- Todd

Posted on 14-10-2016 23:03:59