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Northumberland Archives would like to thank the Wellcome Trust for funding our project and the former patients and staff who participated in our 'Voices of Stannington Sanatorium' project. Their contributions have provided some of the content for our online exhibitions.

Stannington Sanatorium further info and external links

Northumberland Archives
Catalogue Search - Voices of Stannington Sanatorium audio collection
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Northumberland Archives Blog
Northumberland Archives Facebook
Northumberland Archives Flickr
Northumberland Archives Twitter
Northumberland Archives Online Exhibitions

Woodhorn Museum
Stannington Children's Sanatorium
Stannington Sanatorium Recalled
Voices of Stannington Sanatorium

Stannington Sanatorium Project - Press
BBC News - Stannington Sanatorium's former patients recall TB treatments
BBC News - Stannington Sanatorium photos shine light on TB before antibiotics
News Post Leader - Collection exposes horrors of the past
Northumberland Gazette - Exposing the horrors of TB
Morpeth Herald - Horrors of dealing with TB are revealed
Northumbria Healthcare - Horrors of the Past Revealed by Archives

External Video
BBC Look North - Former patients reminisce - 20 July 2015 - Duration 02:42
BBC Inside Out - Stannington Sanatorium - November 2011 - Duration 09:00
British Pathé - Stannington Sanatorium Reel 1 - 1920-1930 - Duration 09:09
British Pathé - Stannington Sanatorium Reel 2 - 1920-1930 - Duration 10:11

Wellcome Trust
Children North East - Founded as the Poor Children's Holiday Association
Location of Stannington Sanatorium site
National Archives - Discovery search


If you were a patient at Stannington Sanatorium you will now be able to access the medical records which were held in your name. Our contact details and opening hours can be found on our website HERE.

If you are interested in the Stannington Sanatorium records but were not a patient redacted copies of the files digitised to date can be found by searching our On-line Catalogue. Any enquires can be made by contacting us HERE.