St George the Martyr Queen Square
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer (1868)]
"ST. GEORGE THE MARTYR - QUEEN SQUARE, a parish in the Holborn division of the hundred of Ossulstone, county Middlesex, three-quarters of a mile N.W. of St. Paul's, London, within the borough of Finsbury. See London. [Church near SW corner of Queen Square.]
[Description(s) from "The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland" (1868)
Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
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Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children lies in this parish. Records of patients from its foundation in 1852 upto 1914 are available online at the Historic Hospital Admission Records Project website. The records covered are described there as "[t]he Admission Registers of the Hospital for Sick Children at Great Ormond Street, from its opening in February 1852 until December 31st 1914, form the core of the project, and will be complemented at a later date by Registers of Cromwell House, the hospital's convalescent home, from 1869 until December 1910." These records cover children from a wide geographical area.