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Monument details

HER Number:TR 04 NW 126
Type of record:Monument
Name:Lady NorthCote's Convalescent Home, Eastwell Park, Ashford

Summary

Lady NorthCote's Convalescent Home (now Eastwell Park Hotel), Eastwell Park. A Military Hospital WW1 set up in Lady NorthCote's Convalescent Home, Eastwell Park, now Eastwell Park Hotel. This was offered to the Canadian Red Cross Society and received convalescent patients from Monks Horton in the summer months of 1915 & 1916.


Grid Reference:TR 0167 4751
Map Sheet:TR04NW
Parish:EASTWELL, ASHFORD, KENT

Monument Types

  • (Alternate Type) HOSPITAL (Modern - 1916 AD to 1919 AD (between))

Full description

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A Military Hospital set up in Lady NorthCote's Convalescent Home, Eastwell Park, now Eastwell Park Hotel. This was offered to the Canadian Red Cross Society and received convalescent patients from Monks Horton in the summer months of 1915 & 1916.

This building has been demolished and replaced by a house built in the 1920's.


Hazel Basford, 2004, Kent VAD - the work of voluntary aid detachments in Kent during the first World War (Unpublished document). SKE31644.

Sources and further reading

Cross-ref. Source description
---Unpublished document: Hazel Basford. 2004. Kent VAD - the work of voluntary aid detachments in Kent during the first World War.

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