Ephemera from Colney Hatch

Within this page you will find a small selection of photographed paper work from the Colney Hatch Asylum in Middlesex.

Etching of the new Colney Hatch Insane Asylum

Standard London County Asylum badge that was afixed to patient clothing

Payment slip from the early 20th Century

This is a rare certificate dating back to 1922 that would have been sent to a patients family to inform them that a relative had been admitted to the Asylum

Another rare piece of paper work taken from a patient file showing that they had escaped from the hospital and later recovered.

Modified: 23rd May 2022