This Guide provides information on the available inmate records for the Infirm and Destitute Asylums and where to find them.

This guide provides an overview of the main series of patient records in our collection for Liverpool Asylum for the Infirm and Destitute (1862-1933) and Liverpool State Hospital and Home (1933-1961).

This guide describes the different types of patient records available and where to access them. It also provides a brief history of mental health care administration.