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Details: Warneford Hospital, Oxford

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Name

 

Present name

Warneford Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Oxford Lunatic Asylum Prior to opening 1821 - 1826
Radcliffe Asylum (1826 - 1843
Warneford Asylum or Warneford Hospital 1843 - Present  

Address

Warneford Lane Oxford OX3 7JX 

Foundation Year

1826 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Oxford 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Warneford and Park Hospitals, Oxford 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Oxford 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Oxford 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Oxfordshire (Teaching) 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Oxfordshire 

Current Trust

Oxfordshire Mental Healthcare NHS Trust 

Trust From

1994 

County (before 1974)

Oxfordshire 

County (1974-1996)

Oxfordshire 

County (after 1996)

Oxfordshire 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

Other information

Associated Hospitals: Park Hospital for Nervous Diseases 1939 - 1958 Park Hospital for Children 1958 - Present

Records can be found at:

notes

  Oxford University: New College Library

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1872 - 1898

   Admission & Discharge

-

   Staff

1897 - 1897

   Private Papers

1872 - 1898

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Other

Details

OTHER: BG: 'The Archives of New College, Oxford', Dr F Steer, Philimore 1974, still in print 1986.

notes

  Oxfordshire Health Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1567 - 1990

   General

1812 - 1990

   Finance

1813 - 1990

   Estates

1567 - 1960

   Nursing

1826 - 1971

   Admission & Discharge

1826 - 1963

   Staff

1812 - 1971

   Ephemera

1812 - 1971

   Pictorial

1824 - 1989

   Private Papers

1825 - 1875

Clinical & Patients

1826 - 1963

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR), Local Record Office (LRO), Other

Details

LRO: Oxfordshire Archives. OTHER: Local History Department, Westgate Library, Oxford Bodleian Library, Oxford.

 
 
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