Medical Records

The Historic Hospital Admission Registers Project (HHARP) covers four hospitals: Great Ormond Street Hospital (and its convalescent home, Cromwell House) Evelina Hospital The Alexandra Hospital for Children with Hip Disease The Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow The Admission Registers cover a period ranging from February 1852 (when Great Ormond Street’s doors first opened) through Read more

The history of Dorset County Hospital website has a wealth of information and records about the hospital, its staff, and patients. You can see burial registers, admissions, census returns, staff records, directories, newspaper reports, and more. The site contains information from when the hospital first opened in 1841 until it became part of the NHS Read more

The history of mental health provision in South Yorkshire from the late 19th century is largely told by the history of Middlewood Hospital (formerly South Yorkshire Lunatic Asylum) which was established in Sheffield in 1872. The records of Middlewood Hospital (1872 – 1996) are at Sheffield Archives. These include patient admission registers dating back to Read more