Story: Hospitals

Development of Green Lane Hospital

This aerial photo shows Green Lane Hospital in 1970. The annotations indicate the separate buildings and when they were built – the oldest section being the Costley Home for the Aged Poor, which was built in 1890. In the early 21st century the hospital became the Greenlane Clinical Centre.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Whites Aviation Collection
Reference: WA-69014

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Linda Bryder, 'Hospitals - Spas, sanatoriums and surgery', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 29 November 2023)

Story by Linda Bryder, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 13 Jun 2018, updated 1 Jul 2022