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Details: Stanley Royd Hospital, Wakefield

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Name

 

Present name

Stanley Royd Hospital 

Previous name(s)

West Riding Asylum (1818 - 1824)
West Riding Mental Hospital (1825 - 1948)  

Address

Aberford Road Wakefield WF1 4DQ 

Previous location


Foundation Year

1818 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1995 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Leeds 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Wakefield (B) 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Yorkshire 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Yorkshire 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Western (Wakefield) 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Wakefield 

Current Trust

Wakefield and Pontefract Community Health NHS Trust 

Trust From

1993 

County (before 1974)

Yorkshire 

County (1974-1996)

West Yorkshire 

County (after 1996)

West Yorkshire 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield Headquarters

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1814 - 1960

   General

1814 - 1960

   Admission & Discharge

1814 - 1951

   Ephemera

1820 - 1875

   Pictorial

1819 - 1819

   Other

1920 - 1960

Clinical & Patients

1890 - 1960

Finding aids

Finding aids

Location of finding aids

Details

C85, C85 additional

Notes

Service registers 1920-1960

 
 
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