Cane Hill grave markers - Memorial

Description:
The numbers on these markers identify the bodies buried in each grave in the cemetery at Cane Hill Hospital. The hospital was set up in 1882 to care for people with mental health problems. Not many patients were given proper headstones. Markers like these had only a hospital number.
Production Date:
1850-1900
ID no:
CMHS_M/Lftms/4:38
Copyright:
Croydon Museum and Heritage Service
Object Material:
ceramic?

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