Grumpy old fart!!!

"If you talk to God you're religious. If God talks to you, you're psychotic."

Huntingdon County Hospital – late 1920s

The hospital closed in 1983 and is now Millfield House, Retirement Flats,

the conversion was completed in 1987 and consists of 87 flats,

a two bed flat is currently £165,000

August 4, 2021 - Posted by | Social History, Uncategorized | , , , ,


  1. I was a patient there a few times, once for an operation other times cluttering up the casualty department, with minor cuts. Once I managed to push a metal meat skewer through my finger, an entry and exit wound, I would be about 11 at the time.

    Comment by fenlandphil | August 4, 2021 | Reply

    • I trained there between 1976 and 1978, it was a strange hospital but I liked it, Papworth was part of the training group. I don’t know whether you remember Wallnut Tree House, ghastly place, I was only there a couple of weeks before we moved into Hinchingbrooke Hospital

      Comment by summertime75 | August 4, 2021 | Reply

  2. I remember Walnut Tree House as being a hospital but I never had reason to set foot in it.

    Comment by fenlandphil | August 4, 2021 | Reply

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