high royds project | original plans (1888)
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High Royds Hospital Project

The main plans - click for a far bigger version

This plan has been on the site for a while now, a private gift to some urban explorers who wanted to take a much closer look at High Royds. After a couple of weeks of waiting, their pictures came back: they'd found the mortuary and had taken pictures of each other lying on the slab, grinning like loons.

On a more serious note, the plans reveal the rambling Wide Arrow Echelon layout of the asylum, one of the first echelon asylums in the UK.

Anyway, here’s the bigger, before you ruin your eyesight on the one above:

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