Items relating to Clifton and Whixley Hospitals

Scope and Content

Rules and regulations of North Riding Mental Hospital, York (later Clifton Hospital), 1931; nursing badge worn by a male nurse at Whixley Hospital, York, early 20th century.

Access Information

Records are open to the public, subject to the overriding provisions of relevant legislation, including data protection laws.

Acquisition Information

The archive was deposited at the Borthwick Institute in 1995 as part of the transfer of York Health Archives to the Institute from their temporary home at Clifton Hospital.

Custodial History

The items were given to York Health Archives in 1993.


Further accruals are not expected.

Related Material

Further material relating to North Riding Mental Hospital and Whixley Hospital can be found in the Clifton Hospital Archive and Whixley Hospital Archive at the Borthwick Institute.

Additional Information