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Emanuel Hospital, James Street, Westminster, 1886. This photograph was commissioned by the Society for Photographing Relics of Old London to form part of a permanent visual record of historic buildings threatened with alteration or possible demolition in the 1870s and 80s. The hospital was founded in 1601and was under the management of the Corporation of London at the time the photograph was taken. It was demolished in 1894 and replaced by housing.
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