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Report - Atkinson Morley Hospital - Wimbledon, London - Aug 2009


mito

28DL Full Member
28DL Full Member
Visited with Kevin Arnold and Za Gringo.

Open from 1869 to 2003 and specialising in Neurology, Atkinson Morley was the first ever hospital to make use of a CAT scanner. A bit, though not much, more info can be found here http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atkinson_Morley_Hospital . For the most part the building was in good shape, there were a few artefacts about the place but it was largely empty.

Getting a checkup:
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Control panel for the above:
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Another CAT scanner, this one was in complete darkness and had to be light painted:
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The childrens ward:
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They should have gone with Xiphosura:
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It's dangerous outside. Oh, no, wait, that's on about in here!
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That part was full of old documentation, journals, invoices and medical slides:
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kevin arnold

28DL Member
Regular User
Nice exploration, the place is quite empty, but those scanners were a really good find. I liked all those colorful samples on glass (whaterever their proper name is) as well - there was lots of them in one of the adjacent building. There is a live in security in the hospital so we had to creep quietly most of the time - thanks to Za Gringo for being our guide. A few pics from me:

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