Temporary ACC 2011/331 - Mental Hospital records (including Great Yarmouth Royal Naval Hospital)

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ACC 2011/331


Mental Hospital records (including Great Yarmouth Royal Naval Hospital)


  • 1907-1983 (Creation)

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1 volume, 1 envelope in 1 box

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Was converted to residential flats in 1993.

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Opened as the Great Yarmouth Workhouse in 1938. Specialises in mental health care.

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Great Yarmouth Royal Naval Hospital medical register, 3 January 1907-13 July 1916. Details include: date of admission; date of discharge, transfer or death; name; civil (marital) status; occupation (to December 1909 only); age; attack; aeotiological factors and form of mental illness.
Admission register of unnamed mental hospital in Great Yarmouth [St Nicholas or Northgate?] containing admissions for treatment (sections 26, 60 and 65), 26 July 1974-11 November 1982 (2 loose papers removed from binder) and admissions for observation (sections 25, 29, 30 and 136), 6 October 1973-15 September 1983 (16 loose papers removed from binder).

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Access restricted for 100 years after date of last entry

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created 05/04/2012 by Droje. Modified 11/10/2019 by Droab.


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