Archive for the ‘Appointments’ category

CARDIFF MENTAL HOSPITAL – Medical Appointments

March 4th, 2010

Dr. Harvey Baird, third assistant medical officer at Colney Hatch Asylum. London was on Monday appointed senior assistant medical officer at the Cardiff Mental Hospital at a salary of £200 a year, rising to £250.

Dr. M. F. Caldwell, Belfast, was appointed junior assistant medical officer at the Cardiff Mental Hospital at a salary of £150, rising to £180.

Thus an Englishman is superintendent of the Mental Hospital, a Scotsman is senior assistant and an Irishman junior assistant.

The above appeared in the South Wales Daily News on the 17th of March 1908

A Brilliant Career – New Pathological Chemist for Cardiff

September 5th, 2009

From the Western Mail, February 18th 1910

Mr. Morgan Thomas presided at a meeting of the Cardiff Mental Hospital Committee on Thursday when Dr. R. V Stanford of Dudley, Worcestershire, was appointed pathological chemist at the mental hospital at a salary of £200 a year, with board and lodging.