CollectionWestmoreland Lock Hospital
DescriptionRecords of the Westmoreland Lock Hospital consisting of the general registers of patients, 4 volumes, 1816 to 1827, 1827 to 1841, 1841 to 1857, 1857 to 1868. The hospital accepted only women patients from 1822. Visitors' book, 1825 to 1889, which contains comments on the state and condition of the hospital; chaplains' visiting book, 1861 to 1864, which notes the attendance of the Protestant and Catholic chaplains to the hospital; house committee books, 2 volumes, 1862 to 1871, 1871 to 1875, registrar's report book, 1872 to 1877; board minute books, 2 volumes, 1885 to 1899.
AccessBy prior appointment.
Century18th to 20th
Repository NameRoyal College of Physicians of Ireland
Address6 Kildare Street Dublin 2
EircodeD02 E434
Telephone(01) 669-8817
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CommentSome of the information listed from this repository has been extracted from lists available in the archives. The lists were compiled by staff of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland and we are grateful for their assistance. Where no or partial lists were available Staff of the Women's History Project compiled an outline list. It must be remembered that due to time constraints not all items in this repository were examined individually.