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The sixty-fourth report of the visitors of the County Lunatic Asylum, Stafford

for the year ending December 31, 1882

by Staffordshire County Lunatic Asylum (Stafford, England)

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Published by [printed by R. and W. Wright] in Stafford] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Staffordshire County Lunatic Asylum (Stafford, England),
  • Psychiatric Hospitals,
  • Staffordshire County Lunatic Asylum (Burntwood, England)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsThomson Pater, W., Wrottesley, Arthur, baron, 1824-1910, Williams, W. Rhys, Bagot, C. S., Mayne, E., Williams, Walter, 1932-, Staffordshire County Lunatic Asylum (Burntwood, England)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination39 pages ;
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26470612M

    Wellcome Library no. i: Related collection: Records of Pastures Hospital (Derby County Lunatic Asylum) are in Derbyshire County Record Office (ref. D): case books, admission and discharge records etc. including photographs of the residents. The identities of the people shown in the present albums could be checked against those in.   Report - St Johns lunatic asylum, Bracebridge Heath, Lincs, Feb Asylums and Hospitals: 0: Report - St Johns Lunatic Asylum, Lincolnshire - February Asylums and Hospitals: 0: Report - Linclonshire County Pauper Lunatic Asylum (St Johns) Jan Asylums and Hospitals: 0: Feb 3, O: Report - St. Johns.

      Sorry to report that there has been another fire here, and it looks like it was pretty bad. re/stm Pict.   Visitors and locals report the smell of gunpowder and the sounds of cannons, gunfire and screaming men long before they arrive at a seemingly still battle site. The ghost of a young girl has also been seen wandering the Cold Harbor National Cemetery and the Garthright House, both located across from the : Anna Strock.

    Previous to this the "insane" were held at Carisbrooke Lunatic Asylum and were then moved to Knowle Hospital at Fareham. The island then had its own asylum built at Whitecroft in A headline such as, "Idiot Starved To Death In The Isle of Wight Workhouse" would today cause uproar. Projects» ASYLUM. Photographs» In All Saints Hospital, Birmingham, shortly before it was sold to property developers, a basement office revealed a strange and disturbing collection of 19th century journals, records kept when the hospital was known by its previous name, the Birmingham Borough Lunatic Asylum.


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The sixty-fourth report of the visitors of the County Lunatic Asylum, Stafford by Staffordshire County Lunatic Asylum (Stafford, England) Download PDF EPUB FB2

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It was always the most 'prisonesque' asylum, with long cold corridors of cells, caged staircases and built in chapel. Today I found the place little more than a ruin.

visitors of any asylum to make arrangements "asylum-made lunatic" and Bucknill () pointed to the "considerable numbers of cases of actual insanity (that) run a short course and —¿() Sixty-Fourth Report of the Commissioners In Lunacy, p.

London: HMSO. Report of the Somerset County Lunatic Asylum for Insane Paupers, from 1st March to the end of the year 8 P Jenkins, Mid th century treatments and records of the Somersetshire Asylum (Family Tree Magazine,File Size: KB.

Staffordshire County Lunatic Asylum was built in to house pauper lunatics, it was designed by the Stafford County surveyor Joseph Potter in the style of a Georgian mansion.

It was extended in and a further extension was added inthis included a bakery and workshops, by now the asylum could house up to patients. Stafford County Asylum opened in to accomodate patients. Over the years it expanded and housed around patients.

During the s, it was renamed St George’s Hospital. Like so many other asylums, it closed in the mids. About County Asylums. Welcome to the second incarnation of the county asylums website. If you remember the first you’ll probably know what we’re all about. If not here are some words from the creator of the original website, Pete.

CountyAsylums originally started life back in as something of a different concept, albeit related. The Story of St Georges Hospital Begins Here. – An Order at the Court of Sessions was made for the erection of a County Asylum in Stafford. Construction of the “Stafford County Lunatic Asylum” began and continued during the turbulent, latter period of the Napoleonic Wars and Wellington’s –.

Hospital Name: St George’s Hospital Previous Names: Stafford General Asylum, Stafford County Lunatic Asylum, Stafford Mental Hospital Location: Corporation Street, Stafford, Staffordshire ST16 3AG Principal Architect: Joseph Potter, County Surveyor Layout: Early Corridor Plan Status: Derelict Opened: 1st October Closed: main buildingwith the hospital continuing to operate on.

Johnson became medical visitor to the New Shropshire Lunatic Asylum, and was also physician to the County gaol. The New Shropshire Lunatic Asylum was built between on 15 acres of land belonging to the Parish of St.

Julian. Development of the Asylum: The Asylum at Bicton Heath established in was originally for Shropshire alone. The forty-third annual report of the visitors of the County Lunatic Asylum, Stafford:for the year ending Decem The fourteenth annual report of the Committee of Visitors of the Cambridgeshire, Isle of Ely and Borough of Cambridge Pauper Lunatic Asylum for the year ending the thirty-first day of December, with appendices.

This article examines clothing in public lunatic asylums in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century England. ) XXXII; Commissioners in Lunacy: Sixty-fourth Annual Report to the Lord Chancellor (), p. 3 ; First Annual Report of the Committee of Visitors of the Surrey County Lunatic Asylum at Brookwood,SHC, /1/1/1 Cited by: The Northumberland County Pauper Lunatic Asylum opened on 16 March Lunatic Asylums were managed by Committees of Visitors appointed by the Quarter Sessions under the Lunacy Act and were subject to visits by the Commissioners in Lunacy.

Situated in Cottingwood, Morpeth, the asylum was a magnificent Victorian building built in the Italian style of red brick with stone dressings.

Details oflunatic asylum patients published online for the first time The records of those committed to mental institutions during the 19th century and early 20th century have been Author: Euan Stretch. They selected Knowle Farm as the most suitable available site, comprising acres ( km2).

The asylum was designed by James Harris and the new facility, known as the Hampshire County Lunatic Asylum, opened in December Affiliated university: University of Southampton. Claybury Hospital Ilford was opened in as one of two mental institutions and was the first "lunatic" asylum of its kind erected by the London County Council, it may be this one that you are looking for.

old rowley. Criminal lunatic asylum registers () Search criminal lunatic asylum registers by name at (£). These include Bethlem Hospital registers and registers from county and metropolitan lunatic asylums Correspondence with Poor Law Unions and other local authorities ().

On 10 May the Leicestershire County Lunatic Asylum opened its doors to patients. Built at a cost of £17, the asylum was located on the current site of the University of Leicester in a rural landscape. There was space for patients (the first recorded being a Mary from Shepshed).

The Death Cert indicates that she died 27 Jan Oxford County Lunatic Asylum aged Her name was Amelia BARTON b Combe, Oxf. I believe the OFHS hold Burial Registers and wondered if someone would kindly look up Amelia for me.

Mark Davis, author of Voices From The Asylum, a book on the West Riding Pauper Lunatic Asylum, said: 'This new, relatively compassionate approach was driven by William Tuke the founder of the York. Lancaster Moor Hospital was Lancashire’s first County Lunatic Asylum.

The decision to build it was taken inone year after the permissive County Asylums Act, The hospital opened in as the ‘County Lunatic Asylum for the County Palatine of Lancaster’.

It was only the fourth asylum to be built under the terms of the Act in.All Smithsonian museums and Smithsonian Libraries locations continue to be closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID We are not announcing a re-opening date at this time and will provide updates on a regular and as-needed basis.The rise of the lunatic asylum (or mental asylum) and its gradual transformation into, and eventual replacement by, the modern psychiatric hospital, explains the rise of organised, institutional there were earlier institutions that housed the "insane", the conclusion that institutionalisation was the correct solution to treating people considered to be "mad" was part of a.