Basic Site Details

Name: Hamilton Combination Fever Hospital
Town, district or village: Hamilton
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Infectious disease patients were transferred to Udston Hospital (see separate entry) from 1918, when this building was converted into a maternity home and child welfare clinic, re-opening as Beckford Lodge Maternity Home in 1924.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Beckford Lodge Maternity HomeYesSince 1924

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31879   
Item 2 of 3After 19181924 Converted into maternity hospital
Item 3 of 31930  New operating room and ward extensions


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 3Grahame Peat & Duncan A1879  
Item 2 of 3John Grahame Peat A1879  
Item 3 of 3Robert Duncan A1879  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive)