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Report - - St Augustine's Asylum, Chartham. March 2012 | Asylums and Hospitals | 28DaysLater.co.uk

Report - St Augustine's Asylum, Chartham. March 2012



slapupmill

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My first report!

History (wiki):

St Augustine’s Hospital (1875–1993) was a psychiatric hospital in Chartham, Kent. It was founded as the second, or East, Kent County Asylum in 1872. In 1948 the hospital became part of the National Health Service and was renamed St Augustine's Hospital. The hospital gained notoriety in the 1970s when it was the subject of a committee of inquiry into malpractice and mismanagement. St Augustine's Hospital closed in 1993 and the site is now occupied by housing, although a few of the original hospital buildings remain.

The pics. (taken on a Samsung GS2)

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Heres a 20 min HD video I took on a D3100.

http://vimeo.com/39215178

I know the place has been done to death but it was an easy first report.

Thanks for looking.
 

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