About this Organisation

Historic-Hospitals.com is a wordpress site created by Harriet Richardson to make the research which she conducted on the history and development of hospitals in Scotland and England publicly available. It comprises gazetteers of sites arranged by county/region, and blog posts on particular sites or themes. There is an option for public engagement through comments, and Harriet will respond to queries via email.


Organisation Type

Private Library or Archive



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Entry last updated: August 31st, 2020

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Historic-Hospitals.com is a wordpress site comprising a gazetteer of hospitals in Scotland, arranged alphabetically, by county/region, giving a brief account of the history of each site, with maps and photographs. Gazetteers for England, Wales and Northern Ireland are in progress. The site was created and is maintained by Harriet Richardson, an architectural historian, Honorary Research ... read more

Secondary, Online/Digitised, Maps

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