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Glamorgan Archives

Ely Hospital, Cardiff records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DHE

Held at:

Title: Ely Hospital, Cardiff records

Short title: Ely Hospital, Cardiff records

Dates of creation: 1906-1993

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.92 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Ely Hospital, Cardiff

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Ely Lodge was built in 1862 by the Cardiff Poor Law Union as a children's home. Part of the grounds was later given over to the care of the mentally ill and the site became known as Ely Hospital. It housed persons classed as lunatics and persons detained under the Mental Deficiency Acts.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Records relating to the Ely Hospital, Cardiff including reports, 1906-1975; administrative records, 1932-1949; financial records, 1945-1970; patients records, 1906-1993

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

Conditions governing access: Items containing information on named individuals maybe restricted in accordance with the Data Protection Act and Glamorgan Record Office policy.

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Finding aids: A handlist is available at the Glamorgan Record Office
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office by the Medical Records Officer of the Ely Hospital, Cardiff, 1992-1997

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following source was used for compilation: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids.

Rules or conventions: Description follows Archives Network Wales guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of description: July 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Hospitals | Wales | Cardiff

Personal names

Corporate names

Ely Hospital

Places

Cardiff