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Details: Rotherham Hospital, Rotherham

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Name

 

Present name

Rotherham Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Rotherham Public Dispensary (1806 - 1872)
Rotherham Hospital and Dispensary (1872 - 1948)
Doncaster Gate Hospital (1948 - 1957)  

Address

Doncaster Gate Rotherham S65 1DW 

Previous location

Wellgate, Rotherham (1806 - 1828)
College Square, Rotherham (1828 - 1872)

Foundation Year

1806 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1984 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Sheffield 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Rotherham and Mexborough 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Trent 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Trent 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Rotherham 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Rotherham 

County (before 1974)

West Riding of Yorkshire 

County (1974-1996)

South Yorkshire 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute, Geriatric, Maternity, AC: 1948 - 1978. MAT: 1980 - 1984. OTHER: 1980 - 1984 Women and children.

Other information

All departments, except child and family Psychiatry and limited X-ray, closed 1984

Records can be found at:

notes

  Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Archives and Local Studies Section

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1839 - 1980

   General

1839 - 1930

   Finance

1880 - 1884

   Admission & Discharge

1950 - 1966

   Staff

1946 - 1949

   Ephemera

1925 - 1980

   Pictorial

1951 - 1952

Clinical & Patients

1956 - 1959

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Notes

Hospital now closed - records possibly now at Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Archives and Local Studies Section

Sheffield Regional Hospital Board

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Sheffield Regional Hospital Board became Trent Regional Health Authority in 1974. No indication of what might have happened to these records

 
 
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