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Details: North Wales Hospital, Denbigh

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Name

 

Present name

North Wales Hospital 

Previous name(s)

North Wales Counties Lunatic Asylum (1848 - ?)
North Wales Counties Mental Hospital (by 1929 - ?)
North Wales Hospital for Nervous and Mental Disorders (1948 - c.1981)  

Address

Denbigh LL16 5SS 

Previous location


Foundation Year

1848 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1995 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Welsh 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Clwyd and Deeside 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Wales 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Wales 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Clwyd North 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Clwyd 

County (before 1974)

Denbighshire 

County (1974-1996)

Clwyd 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

Other information

Article by M.R. Olsen 'Founding of the Hospital for the Insane Poor, Denbigh in Denbighshire Historical Society Transactions vol. 23 (1974), pp.193-217'.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Gwynedd Archives Service, Caernarfon Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1848 - 1903

   General

1848 - 1903

   Admission & Discharge

1848 - 1888

Clinical & Patients

1892 - 1988

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR), Local Record Office (LRO), National Register of Archives (NRA)

Details

notes

  Flintshire Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1875 - 1980

   General

1875 - 1901

   Other

1931 - 1980

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue, Card Index

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

notes

  Denbighshire Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

-

Finding aids

Finding aids

Location of finding aids

Details

Notes

Plans, maps and misc papers, C19th-C20th (NRA 2004)

 
 
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