NG6424 : Dr. MacKinnon Memorial Hospital, Broadford

taken 13 years ago, near to Corry, Highland, Great Britain

Dr. MacKinnon Memorial Hospital, Broadford
Dr. MacKinnon Memorial Hospital, Broadford
One of two hospitals on Skye, the other being in Portree. The hospital offers a wide range of services. The building is dated 1963. More information - LinkExternal link
Broadford Hospital

The first Broadford hospital opened in An Rathad Ard, Broadford, in September 1914, and was founded as a memorial to the Reverend Donald Mackinnon, Minister of the parish, who died in 1888. The Mackinnon Memorial Hospital was extensively renovated and extended in 1963.

In August 2019, construction began on a new Skye, Lochalsh and South West Ross community hospital, close to the existing building, which when completed in Spring 2021 will replace the old hospital.

The new health facility, costing 20 million, will have 24-beds, a midwife-led community maternity unit, a minor injuries unit, a dental surgery, x-ray and ultrasound facilities.

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NG6424, 54 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Thursday, 2 October, 2008   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 4 October, 2008
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Islands  Health and social services 
Place (from Tags)
Isle of Skye  Broadford 
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Hospital   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NG 641 240 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:14.7782N 5:54.7146W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NG 640 240
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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