Part II of the relics and artifacts shows a B Ward Authority for Leave of Absence. This was filled out when a patient required a leave of absence from the hospital. This particular book was last filled out in the early 1980's.
My recent purchases of 2 Willow Court Signs over the past few weeks inspired me to go through a box of small relics and artifacts I have collected over the years. Mind you a lot of these are not exciting but I believe they play an important role in telling
This Live Journal was the inspiration that led me to pursue my own explorations and journalling at Willow Court. Way back in 2006 I was walking my dog near Ward 10, when I found an open entry point into the Ward. My dog went in first and I anxiously followed.
Large motel complex with adjoining recreational facilities For Sale, Freehold and Business $4,400,000 https://www.commercialrealestate.com.au/property/34-lower-road-new-norfolk-tas-7140-2013405863 Located in the beautiful rural township of New Norfolk, 32 kilometres north-west of Hobart. This large motel complex was originally built in 1961 as the nurses quarters for
Today I was given 3 Lachlan Park Hospital brass buttons someone found in a charity shop for a ridiculously low price. The buttons would date to the late 1930s. The buttons were made by Stokes & Sons Melb. The lady has a few other buttons she is keeping hold for
I found this on Gumtree today. I spoke with the gentleman who informed me that he and his father had a contract to remove certain parts off the buildings about 15 years ago. These were from either Ward 10 or 7. Vintage / antique all brass and copper searchlight. Has protective
Willow Court Project facebook page was abuzz this afternoon with a photo uploaded by Melissa Joan Pearson and captured by Kane Jackson on the 19/4/17 in what appears to be a window of Ward 10 Royal Derwent Hospital a former high security Ward. Whilst it’s most likely