Basic Site Details

Name: Bridgnorth and South Shropshire Infirmary
Town, district or village: Bridgnorth
City or county: Shropshire
Country: England
Grid ref:
Notes: Competition assessed by Alex Graham.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Bridgnorth Hospital  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Hospital  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1North GateYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31893 Competition held 
Item 2 of 318931895Construction 
Item 3 of 31897 Design exhibited 


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 5Edward Charles Henry MaidmanArchitect 18931895Won competition to secure job
Item 2 of 5Thomas WorthingtonArchitectB1893 Second premiated competition design
Item 3 of 5Thomas Worthington & SonArchitectural practiceB1893 Second premiated competition design
Item 4 of 5Giles, Gough & TrollopeArchitectural practiceC1893 Third premiated competition design
Item 5 of 5John Evelyn TrollopeArchitectC1893 Third premiated competition design


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Harper, Roger H1983Victorian Architectural Competitions: An Index to British and Irish Architectural Competitions… London: Mansell Publishing 
Item 2 of 3Newman, John and Pevsner, Nikolaus2006Shropshire (The Buildings of England)New editionNew Haven and London: Yale University Pressp 164
Item 3 of 3RSA1897   512

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1BuilderLate 1893LXV p451

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Edward Charles Henry Maidman: L v19 no1445