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Derbyshire Royal Infirmary, Derby

The Derbyshire General Infirmary was founded in 1810 on land formerly part of the Castlefields estate - it became the Royal Infirmary after Queen Victoria visited to lay a new foundation stone and granted it this status in 1891. The main part of the Infirmary was built in c 1890 by Young and Hall, though this is now being gradually demolished. The original Victorian block (in the foreground) is bu…