Abstract: Images of consultants in Gobowen Orthopaedic Hospital, including images of the consultants examining patients and looking at x-rays, together with portraits of some of the doctors. Some of the images were taken to show the recovery of the hospital after the fire in January 1948. Sir Reginald Watson, a well-known orthopaedic surgeon is seen in some of the images.
Part of: Casgliad Geoff Charles Collection,
Charles, Geoff, 1909- .
Title assigned by cataloguer., A selection of the images have been published in Border Counties Advertizer, Y Cymro and some were also used in a support pamphlet for an appeal with a target of £100,000 launched after the fire.
Computer file. Aberystwyth : National Library of Wales, 2002-2005. (Geoff Charles digitisation project) Original file captured in uncompressed TIFF format. Cropping, image size, unsharp masking, gamma correction and compression settings for screen res JPEG were made using Adobe Photoshop CS. 22 image files; Kodak HR500 Universal Film Scanner using Kodak HR500 scanning software v4.2 Build 2, using Kodak 35mm Auto Strip Gate. Target resolution for hi-res capture was 2700dpi at original size. (35mm Frame); screen-res copies use JPG compression @ 35%; 8 bit; hi-res TIFFs in Grayscale Gamma 1.8.
2002-2005 ; scanned. Imaging Unit, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion.
Subject: [Watson-Jones, R. (Reginald) , Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic & District Hospital NHS Trust ]