Nurse Botley's TB Needle
1961 - 1975
This needle is called a Heaf Gun.
It's six small points
inject a special substance.
The reaction to this injection
tells nurses whether or not
you need to be vaccinated
against tuberculosis (TB).

Pat Botley worked for
Croydon Chest Clinic
from 1961.
This needle
was one of her most important tools.
   
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