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Rouken Glen swings, c. 1920

Showing children playing on the swings and watching. The small girl on crutches could have been a member of a party from a hospital or sick children's home. Groups such as these were brought to parks and open spaces in the hope that the fresh air might aid their recovery.

Donor: Mr Aslam

Image code: G10F-742

Image description: Children on swings, with girl on crutches in foreground and people sitting on the grass in background.

Keywords: people; men; women; children; swings; playground; crutches

Dimensions of original: 213 x 133 mm

Date of original: circa 1920

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