Prince Charles Hospital, Merthyr Tydfil, Records

Scope and Content

Birth Register, Jan 2001-Dec 2004

Administrative / Biographical History

The Hospital was opened in 1978 by Prince Charles. It provides acute emergency and elective medical and surgical services, Intensive Care and Coronary Care; consultant-led obstetrics services with Special Care Baby Unit, inpatient consultant-led paediatric medicine and has a busy Accident and Emergency Unit.


Chronological within record series.

Conditions Governing Access

Items containing information on named individuals may be restricted in accordance with data protection legislation and GA policy.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Major Projects, Cwm Taf Health Board. Record collected from Ysbyty Cwm Cynon, New Road, Mountain Ash

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available online

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Fair condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by H Thomas for Glamorgan Archives, with reference to Cwm Taf Health Board website ( viewed 25 Oct 2013

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

The records remained in the custody of the depositor until transferred to Glamorgan Archives.


Accruals are possible