All Saint's Hospital, Birmingham, West Midlands

All Saint's Hospital, Birmingham, West Midlands
Photograph taken 29 August 2001 © Mr Geoff Dowling ARPS. Source Historic England Archive ref: 466246

All Saints Hospital and former borough lunatic asylum dated 1849, by D R Hill. Hill designed many city institutional commissions during the mid 19th century and this asylum formed a civic group with his contemporary Winson Green Prison. The asylum was extended from 1851 to 1878 and during the 20th century.

Location

West Midlands Birmingham

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

asylum hospital social welfare Victorian (1837 - 1901)