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Details: High Royds Hospital, Ilkley

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Name

 

Present name

High Royds Hospital 

Previous name(s)

West Riding Mental Hospital (by 1929 - 1948)
Menston Mental Hospital (1949 - 1951)
Menston Hospital (1952 - 1963)
High Royds Hospital (And Ancillary Premises) (1964 - 1970)  

Address

Ilkley LS29 6AU 

Previous location


Foundation Year

1888 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

c2003 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Leeds 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Menston Group () High Royds () 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Yorkshire 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Yorkshire 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Leeds Western (Teaching) 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Leeds Western 

Current Trust

Leeds Community and Mental Health Services Teaching NHS Trust 

Trust From

1993 

County (before 1974)

West Riding of Yorkshire 

County (1974-1996)

West Yorkshire 

County (after 1996)

West Yorkshire 

Status

Pre 1948

Private, Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

 

Records can be found at:

High Royds Hospital

Record type

Date range

Clinical & Patients

-

Finding aids

Finding aids

Location of finding aids

Details

Catalogues in A2A

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notes

  West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield Headquarters

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1884 - 1974

   General

1889 - 1974

   Finance

1889 - 1949

   Nursing

1888 - 1920

   Staff

-

   Pictorial

1884 - 1886

   Other

1889 - 1948

Clinical & Patients

1888 - 1965

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

C488

Catalogues in A2A

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Notes

Addl minutes, burial registers, staff and officers service registers (NRA 2005)

 
 
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