Mobile X-ray machine for ward use, 1940-1955.

Image number: 10284493

Mobile X-ray machine for ward use, 1940-1955.

The first mobile X-ray units were used in hospitals in the early 20th century, and were moved around the wards on carriage gurneys. This machine was manufactured by A E Dean & Co.

Image number:
10284493
Credit:
Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
Date taken:
20 October 2003 12:35
Image rights:
Science Museum