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This is the old site of the historic Welch Hospital which was constructed in 1913. It fell into ruin in 1940 after the founder of the hospital died. The nearby spring was used for it's "healing properties", particularly for those with respiratory diseases. For more information on the history of the hospital, click here.

Short Walk: About a mile run to the site along the Welch Spring Trail.

Gem Type: Historic Site

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Missouri Hiker

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