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Cardiff Royal Infirmary War Emergency Hospital, Whitchurch records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DHWHE

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Cardiff Royal Infirmary War Emergency Hospital, Whitchurch records

Short Title: Cardiff Royal Infirmary War Emergency Hospital, Whitchurch records

Creation date(s): 1940-1964

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.18 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Cardiff Royal Infirmary War Emergency Hospital, Whitchurch; Whitchurch Hospital, Cardiff; Welsh Mertropolitan War Hospital, Whitchurch

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Whitchurch Hospital was used as the site of the Welsh Metropolitan War Hospital 1915-1919 and the Cardiff Royal Infirmary War Emergency Hospital during the 1940s

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of the Cardiff Royal Infirmary War Emergency Hospital, Whitchurch including registers of admissions and discharges of civilian casualties, 1940-1949; patients admissions and transfers index books, 1940-1954; service and ex-service men admission and discharge books, 1940-1954; civilian and service men's registers of admissions and discharges, 1940-1945; women's services admissions and discharge books, 1941-1946; convoys of British Land Army admission and discharge books, 1944-1946; registers of operations, 1940-1964; miscellaneous records relating to convoy patients, 1940-1946, records relating to the Welsh Metropolitan War Hospital, Whitchurch including roll of names and voucher numbers, 1919; account of sum received from Western Command, Chester, 1917-1918

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged according to record series and date

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

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office by Cardiff Community Healthcare, 1999

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 descriptions: July 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Hospitals | Wales | Cardiff

Personal names

Corporate names
Cardiff Royal Infirmary War Emergency Hospital
Welsh Metropolitan War Hospital
Whitchurch Hospital

Places
Cardiff (Wales)
Whitchurch (Cardiff, Wales)

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