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Lancashire Learning Disability Institutions
A people’s history of institutional life
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'I hereby order the alleged defective… to be sent to Brockhall Institution'.
Wilhelmina D Family Story: Part One As said in the introduction, Wilhelmina D, born on January 20th 1912 was sent from ...
“I had my letter under my pillow.”
Patrick Burke, born in 1951, was in Calderstones as a boy and teenager in the early 1960s. After his life in ...
“I wish you would forward me a pass to come and see her”
Wilhelimina D Family Story: Part Two Wilhelmina D was admitted to Brockhall in March 1921, and in December 1921 she appears to ...
1927 Nursing Exam
Here is a copy of the November 1927 Final Nursing Examination for Candidates in Mental Deficiency Work. (Courtesy of Duncan Mitchell) As an ...
1955 Nursing Final Exam
Please click below to open the 1955 final two exam papers to become a State Registered Nurse (SRN) to work with ...
Album of Newspaper Cuttings on Brockhall
Digital copies of newspaper reports on Brockhall – mainly Lancashire Evening Telegraph, but also other local papers, as well as Nursing Times and Daily Mail.
Here is a poster of the Blackburn Central High School project in 2016. The poster was made for our project ...
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