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Guy's Hospital

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Guy's Hospital

Place  From 6/1/1725 

Categories: Medicine

Founded by Thomas Guy in concept in 1721 but it was not until 6 January 1725 that the first sixty patients were admitted. Aim 25 have a good summary of the history. Guy's and St Thomas' are considered the two oldest teaching hospitals in London.

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Doctor Alfred Salter - Bermondsey Station

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Doctor Alfred Salter - SE1

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Evelina Children's Hospital

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Florence Nightingale Garden

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Great Maze Pond

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Evelina Children's Hospital at Guy's

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London Bridge alcove at Guy's Hospital

{On a nearby modern plaque:} The London Bridge niche. Portland stone. The sto...

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Viscount Nuffield statue

This is one of only a handful of statues in London unveiled while the subject...

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