Records: Stanley Sailor's Hospital, Salt Island, Holyhead

Scope and Content

Records: Accounts and reports, 1925 - 1959; statement of accounts, 1929 - 1949; annual reports, 1925, 1938; and a booklet, 1947.

Administrative / Biographical History

Stanley Sailor's Hospital was founded in 1871 by public subscription, sited at Salt Island, just off Holyhead, Anglesey. The hospital's major patrons were the Owen Stanley family of Plas Penrhos, Holyhead. It was initially intended to provide for sailors but it developed into a more general local hospital. It was taken over by the National Health Service in 1948 and closed in 1987.


Arranged into the following: accounts and reports; statement of accounts; reports; booklet.

Access Information

Dim cyfyngiadau/ No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Adnau preifat / Private deposit.


Os gwelwch yn dda archebwch y dogfenau gan ddefnyddio y rhif cyfeirnod amgen (lle ddarperidd) / Please order documents using the alternative reference number (where provided)

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives and the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives to catalogue in the language of the document.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Cyflwr da /Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were consulted in the compilation of this description: Archifau Ynys Môn / Anglesey Archives, Minor list, Stanley Sailor's Hospital; Roberts, J. K., and I. Lancefield, 'The early history of Stanley Sailor's Hospital', Anglesey Antiquarian Society Transactions, 1997, pp. 69-86.

Appraisal Information

Mae'r holl gofnodiadau sy'n cydymffurfio â pholisi casglu Swyddfa Gofnodi Cyngor Sir Ynys Môn wedi eu cadw /All records which meet the collection policy of the Anglesey Archives have been retained.


Ni ddisgwylir croniadau/Accruals are not expected