CollectionSt Finbarr's Hospital (South Cork County Home and Hospital)
Collection DescriptionArchive of the South Cork County Home and Hospital later known as St Finbarr's Hospital, previously Cork Union Workhouse/Cork District Hospital.
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Outline: Records of Managerial Correspondence and Orders:

Matron's Correspondence 1939 – 1953

Copy Managers Orders, South Cork Public Assistance and Hospitals 1944- 1945

Records principally relating to Patients/Inmates particularly Admission & Discharge: 1923-1960

Records specifically relating to Hospital/Medical/Nursing activities, 1920-1965

Records of Births, Deaths:
Record of Births Memorandum Book, 1924 – 1933
Record of Deaths, 1931 - 1940, 1974-1976, 1978 – 1984
Registration of Deaths Memorandum Book, 1930 - 1931

Financial Records, 1924-1967

Records relating to General Administration and Staff: 1924-1962.

615 volumes

Date(1923) 1924-1963 (1984)

All hospital and home records less than 100 years old containing personal data are restricted for general public research. Records over 100 years old are open for general research. CCCA can look up records less than 100 years old, relating to a deceased person, on request. Charges apply for this service. Please contact the Archivist with any queries relating to access.

Repository NameCork City and County Archives
AddressSeamus Murphy Building 32 Great William O'Brien Street Blackpool Cork City
EircodeT23 WP82
Telephone(021) 450-5876
Repository Web Address
CommentFormerly Cork Archives Institute. We are grateful for the assistance provided by Ms Patricia McCarthy in supplying entries for the original Directory.