Huron Hospital (demolished) – East Cleveland OH

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The historic former Huron [Road] Hospital in East Cleveland, Ohio was constructed with the assistance of federal Public Works Administration (P.W.A.) funds. The project, which had otherwise been delayed, was completed in 1935. The facility was expanded multiple times until its closure in 2011. The complex, located along Terrace Road between Forest Hills Blvd. and Belmore Rd. in East Cleveland, has since been demolished.

Source notes

http://images.ulib.csuohio.edu/cdm/singleitem/collection/press/id/5268/rec/1
http://ech.case.edu/cgi/article.pl?id=HH7
http://www.huronfoundation.org/about-the-foundation/history/

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on July 30, 2016.

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Location Info


Terrace Rd.
East Cleveland, OH

Coordinates: 41.525090, -81.583111

5 comments on “Huron Hospital (demolished) – East Cleveland OH

  1. wow. it would have been great to preserve this building. it’s so historic appearing.

  2. I was born here ❤️ Wish it could have stayed ….

  3. David L. Pleischl

    I was very disappointed and saddened by the closing and following demolition of this institution .. I was born there in 1951

  4. Donald Thornburg

    I was born at Huron Road Hospital in 1951 . I also was a 2 year old patient , because I wouldn’t eat food . A nurse tried something that the Doctors didn’t think of , BEETS !!!
    My mom came to visit with me as I was suffering with malnutrition, but when she came into my room , she immediately called the nurse , and asked her why was there a lot of blood on the bed , the nurse told her it’s not blood but beet juice , your son started eating beets !

  5. Huron Road had a level II Trauma Center or Emergency Room. I worked there with an excellent staff and we saved many lives. It was tragic to see it torn to the ground and nothing but grass left.

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