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