Catalogue description Moor Park Hospital, North Shields

This record is held by Tyne and Wear Archives

Details of HO.MP
Reference: HO.MP
Title: Moor Park Hospital, North Shields

Case registers, staff register, year book

Date: 1902-1959
Held by: Tyne and Wear Archives, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Moor Park Hospital, North Shields

Physical description: 4 volumes
Immediate source of acquisition:

Formerly accessions 514 (part), 2423

  • Health services
  • Clinical medicine
  • Nursing
  • Patients
  • Health policy
  • Diseases
  • Medical sciences
  • Preventive medicine
Administrative / biographical background:

Moor Park Hospital opened on 12 May 1902 as a hospital for infectious diseases and was administered by the Health Department of Tynemouth county Borough until it transferred to the N.H.S. in 1948.


It closed in 1986 whilst functioning as a hospital for geriatric patients and also headquarters of the local Health Authority.


The building is now used by North Tyneside Council as Headquarters for its Leisure and Tourism Services Directorate.

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