Dr Nicole Baur has authored and co-authored a number of publications related to the Devon County Mental Hospital.

Baur N. This weather always gets me down, Health 23(2), 180-196.

Baur N. Exminster Hospital explored through photovoice and digital storytelling,, 2017. (

Baur N. Families, stress and mental illness in Devon, 1940s to 1970s. In: Jackson, M, ed. Stress in Post-War Britain, 1945-85. London, UK: Pickering & Chatto Publishers, 2015, pp.31-44.

Baur N, Melling J. Dressing and Addressing the Mental Patient: The Uses of Clothing in the Admission, Care and Employment of Residents in English Provincial Mental Hospitals, c. 1860–1960. Textile History 2014, 45(2), 145-170.

Baur N. Family influence and psychiatric care: physical treatment in Devon Mental Hospitals c. 1900 - 1970. Endeavour 2013, 37(3), 172-183.

Baur N, Draisey J, Melling J. Public policy and patient privacy: archiving patients’ mental health records from the age of the great hospital, c.1948-1970. Archives 2012, XXXVI, 36-49.

Baur N, Melling J. Fabricating the Body: Textiles and human health in historical perspective. Textile History 2011, 42(2), 261-262.