The hospital opened on the 14th June, 1841 and admitted 299 patients that had all be examined by Alexander Morison, the visiting physician to Springfield,
Cardiff City Mental Hospital opened in 1908. During the planning stage it was referred in name as both Whitchurch Asylum and Cardiff City Asylum. The
A second visit to Sunnyside, 12 months from my previous visit Sunnyside Royal Hospital was a psychiatric hospital located in Hillside, north of Montrose, Scotland.
Sunnyside Royal Hospital was a psychiatric hospital located in Hillside, north of Montrose, Scotland. The hospital was founded in 1781 by Susan Carnegie as the
Stratheden Hospital was first opened in July of 1866. The purpose built asylum buildings held up to 200 patients at the begining. The first chief
It’s eight years since I last visited high royds. Back then much of the site was still undeveloped and awaiting conversion to housing. Fast forward
A little trip to Mid Wales Hospital. The site continues to deteriorate and little seems to have been achieved by the new owners with pushing
A nice way to finish 2012, which has been a very busy year away from exploring, was a trip to an old favourite. Mid Wales
Visited on a Sunny Summers day back in 2009 this was a chance visit and chance explore. I guess it gave a little insight to
Rauceby Hospital was built in 1897 and was designed by George Thomas Hine, Consultant Architect to the Comissioners in Lunacy, perhaps the most famous of
Second visit to the Stanley Royd Chapel. Something I swore I’d never visit again due to it being one of the most disgusting explores ever!
West Park was the last mental hospital to be developed on the Horton Estate, having been planned since 1906, prior to the opening of neighbouring