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Red Cross Re-enactment, Helston Railway Station, 1912

NumberHESFM:2012.11901.4
PlaceHelston Railway Station Cornwall United Kingdom
Date24.9.1912
KeywordsTrades and Professions Medical People Helston
PhotographerHawke, Alfred Herbert
Copyright© Estate of A H Hawke

Photographic postcard showing Red Cross nurses re-enacting a disaster at Helston Railway Station on 24 September 1912. The photograph shows the nurses handling a stretcher over a wire fence. The back of the postcard states "Another view of the carrying across a fence. Chrissie Winn and Nora Hall this side of the fence. Alma Hendy the first one inside. You can see from the apron what a gale it was. Sept 24/12". Photograph by A H Hawke of Helston.