Reference code(s): GB 0214 DHE
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Ely Hospital, Cardiff records
Short Title: Ely Hospital, Cardiff records
Creation date(s): 1906-1993
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 0.92 cubic metres
Name of creator(s): Ely Hospital, Cardiff
Administrative/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.
Scope and content/abstract: Records relating to the Ely Hospital, Cardiff including reports, 1906-1975; administrative records, 1932-1949; financial records, 1945-1970; patients records, 1906-1993
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement:
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
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
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 descriptions: July 2005