Hospitals and Homes

Hospital and Home archives held by CCCA

  • Cork County Home & Hospital St.Finbarr's, Douglas Road. Formerly (Pre-1924) Cork District Hospital/Cork Union Workhouse. (1923)1924 - 1963 (1984).
  • Our Lady’s Hospital (formerly Cork District Lunatic Asylum/Cork Mental Hospital), Minutes and Patient Records 1883-1966 (1983)
  • St.Kevin's Private Nursing Home, South Terrace, Cork, c1915-1972
  • Mrs. Dorgan's Private Nursing Home, Friar's Walk and Anglesea Terrace, Cork (1930) 1935-1942
  • North Infirmary Hospital, Cork, Board Minutes  Feb 1869 - May 1905, Dec 1933 - 1987
  • Erinville Hospital Memorandum Book of Deaths, 27 May 1936 - 17 Jan 1949
  • St.Raphael's Hospital, Youghal, (Auxiliary Mental Asylum/Hospital) 1904 - c2000
  • See also Cork Boards of Public Assistance and Health 1924-1960 (1973). (These were responsible for the management of public hospitals and homes)

Note on Access to Hospital and Home archives

All hospital and home records less than 100 years old containing personal data are restricted for general public research. Records over 100 years old are open for general research.

For queries relating to access to restricted records, contact the Archives at 


Our Lady's Hospital Patient Case Book 1906
Our Lady's Hospital Patient Case Book 1906