Previous Names: Manchester Lunatic Hospital, Manchester Royal Asylum, Cheadle Royal Mental Hospital, The Priory – Cheadle Royal
Location: 100 Wilmslow Road, Cheadle, Cheshire
Principal Architect: Richard Lane
Layout: Corridor Plan
Status: Open – still operational as part of the priory group mental health trust.
Opened: 10th May 1766 (at Manchester), 10th December 1849 (at Cheadle)
Closed: Remains open
Some records from the hospital are held at the Cheshire Archives: https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/a/A13532852
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‘Cheadle Royal Hospital; A Bicentenary History’ by Nesta Roberts