Visitors book

Scope and Content

Reports of the Committee of Visitors and the Commissioners in Lunacy. Contains details of their visits to the hospital and their findings. Includes general details about the running of the hospital. Bound into the front of this volume is a copy of the 'Act to consolidate and amend the laws for the provision and regulation of Lunatic Asylums for Counties and Boroughs, and for the Maintenance and Care of Pauper Lunatics in England' dated 20 Aug 1853.