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ROC Post – Fontmell Magna

It’s been a while since the last ROC post, hell its been winter and they aren’t much fun in the cold months of the year. So on the way home today from Poole the SatNav flashed along the A350 and possibly the best named ROC post was within 300 yards. …

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Mid Wales Hospital, Talgarth

Probably more well known as ‘Mid Wales Asylum’ The Mid Wales Hospital, Talgarth, Brecknockshire was originally called the Brecon and Radnor Joint Asylum on opening in 1903; the name was changed to The Mid Wales Hospital in 1921. The first patients at the hospital were admissions mainly from the Brecon …

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Barrow Hospital, Bristol

Having previously visited this former mental hospital on the outskirts of Bristol it was time for another trip or two. Visited Friday & Sunday, the later in the day which gave a much different feel to the previous dark and somewhat spooky feel. The mortuary was bare, but still quite …

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