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The purpose of this website is to create a photographic and historical record of the downfall of the Crossley Sanatorium as it begins a new chapter in its life.

Patient interview

An account of life inside Crossley

Lilian was a patient at the sanatorium in the 1940s - read her account of what life was like inside Crossley in the two years that she spent there.

Buy the book

Over 100 colour photographs

The second edition of the book Crossley Hospital East - The Rise and Fall of a Sanatorium is now available to buy in both paperback and hardback editions from Lulu Publishing.



Film footage


The College

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