Wednesday, 26 January 2022

Barts Heritage, the charity leading the restoration of the historic buildings at the heart of St Bartholomew’s Hospital, has unveiled the first inscription of a new donor on the walls of the Great Hall since 1905.

The Great Hall is on the first floor of the hospital’s Grade I listed North Wing and was built in the 1700s to house meetings of the governors.

The names of 3,000 generous benefactors, from 1546 to 1905, are inscribed on the walls.

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Alan Lettin
The donor Alan Lettin