Keys to the Past

St Mary's Hospital (Stannington)

Buildings in the grounds of St Mary's Hospital, Stannington. 
Photo by Northumberland County Council.
Buildings in the grounds of St Mary's Hospital, Stannington. Photo by Northumberland County Council.

These are the grounds of a medium-sized psychiatric hospital opened in 1914. The grounds were laid out by the Gateshead Borough Cemetery superintendent and the Borough Surveyor. This is a Registered Garden.

Reference number:N11305
Historical period: Early 20th Century (1901 to 1932)
Event(s):BUILDING SURVEY, Buildings EX16 and 19, St Mary's Hospital, Stannington 2008; The Archaeological Practice Ltd
HERITAGE ASSESSMENT, St Mary's Hospital, Stannington 2014; Simpson and Brown

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Stannington


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