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"CLEAN" and "UNCLEAN" - Here's how the quarantine system worked in practice... (read the comments of John MacMahon below as he describes the quarantining of the RMS "Mooltan", quarantined in June 1949... (it's long but interesting!) Picture shows the Quarantine Service Badge.

"CLEAN" and "UNCLEAN" - Here's how the quarantine system worked in practice... (read the comments of John MacMahon below as he describes the quarantining of the RMS "Mooltan", quarantined in June 1949... (it's long but interesting!) Picture shows the Quarantine Service Badge.

ANNIE EGAN was a 27-year-old nurse, caring for the soldiers from the Medic. She contracted influenza, and on 26 Nov 1918, was admitted to the Quarantine Station hospital. By 3 Dec, Annie was dangerously ill. Despite her repeated requests for a Roman Catholic priest to visit her and administer the last rites, the Commonwealth authorities refused to allow a priest in the quarantine area. After her death, there was a public and political outcry.

ANNIE EGAN was a 27-year-old nurse, caring for the soldiers from the Medic. She contracted influenza, and on 26 Nov 1918, was admitted to the Quarantine Station hospital. By 3 Dec, Annie was dangerously ill. Despite her repeated requests for a Roman Catholic priest to visit her and administer the last rites, the Commonwealth authorities refused to allow a priest in the quarantine area. After her death, there was a public and political outcry.

In London 2010, a Black Nigerian couple gave birth to a Blue Eyed, Blonde, White (nonalbino) baby. DNA tests confirms the mother and father are the biological parents. The parents have no known white ancestors.

In London 2010, a Black Nigerian couple gave birth to a Blue Eyed, Blonde, White (nonalbino) baby. DNA tests confirms the mother and father are the biological parents. The parents have no known white ancestors.

interior of the hospital, Quarantine Station

interior of the hospital, Quarantine Station

Manly Quarantine Station - Hospital ward

Manly Quarantine Station - Hospital ward

Influenza epidemic keeps the Quarantine Station busy - Women's' Weekly 24 Feb 1951

Influenza epidemic keeps the Quarantine Station busy - Women's' Weekly 24 Feb 1951

The shower blocks, Quarantine Station

The shower blocks, Quarantine Station

1978 Women's Weekly article about the rock carvings of the Quarantine Station.

1978 Women's Weekly article about the rock carvings of the Quarantine Station.

There are over 2000 carvings of various sorts at the Quarantine Station

There are over 2000 carvings of various sorts at the Quarantine Station

Shower stall in the shower block, Quarantine Station

Shower stall in the shower block, Quarantine Station

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