Photograph courtesy of Local Studies Library Sheffield
General Hospital History Project
(See Fir Vale Workhouse)
Many people visiting, or working in the hospital today, have little knowledge of its humble beginnings. The Northern General Hospital, Sheffield began life over 120 years ago and has a fascinating history having started life as the Fir Vale Workhouse in the days prior to free medical care for all. The Workhouse also included the Smilter Lane and Herries Rd. Children's Homes.
More Sheffield History
Hospitals, Workhouses, Orphanages, Schools << MORE
Sheffield Indexers collection of links to historical institutions such as Hospitals, Workhouses & Almshouses, Orphanages, Schools as well as Missions & Societies.
Sheffield Indexers, Sheffield History
Sheffield Indexers collection of links to historical Sheffield including; Sheffield History, Laws & Acts, Living & Working Conditions, Historical Land & Buildings, Sheffield Flood and War Memories.
Sheffield Indexers, Other Historical Info
Sheffield Indexers collection of links to more articles of interest relating to Sheffield including; Sheffield Stories, Newspaper Articles, Editorials & General Interests, Sheffield Rhymes Etc, Cherished Sheffield Family Memories, Recipes of Olde Yorkshire, Old Sheffield Picture Post Cards and Yorkshire Expressions.
| About | Search Records | Hospitals | Workhouses | Orphanages & Cottage Homes | Schools |
| Fir Vale Workhouse | Northern General Hospital History Project | The Teachers' Orphanage |
Back to Top
Sheffield Indexers since 2004. All rights reserved.