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Details: Farnham Hospital, Farnham

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Name

 

Present name

Farnham Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Farnham Union Infirmary (? - 1929)
Farnham County Hospital (c.1929 - 1948)
Farnham Institution
Farnham Workhouse  

Address

Hale Road Farnham GU9 9QL 

Foundation Year

1834 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South West Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Farnham and Brookwood Group 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

South West Thames 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

South West Thames 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

West Surrey/North East Hampshire 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Mid-Surrey 

Current Trust

Surrey Hampshire Borders NHS Trust 

Trust From

1998 

County (before 1974)

Surrey 

County (1974-1996)

Surrey 

County (after 1996)

Surrey 

Status

Pre 1948

Poor Law, Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute, AC: 1948 - c.1974. OTHER: c.1974 - ? Long stay.

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Surrey History Centre

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1893 - 1973

   General

1893 - 1973

   Nursing

1928 - 1949

   Admission & Discharge

1948 - 1949

   Pictorial

1960 - 1960

   Other

1930 - 1930

Clinical & Patients

1908 - 1973

Finding aids

Finding aids

Location of finding aids

Details

Zs 173 6098 2196/33 6186 6318 cc767/21/13/1-3 minutes 1938 - 1948 BG4/- *cc52 - Records 1893 - 1949

Catalogues in A2A

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Notes

BG4/- includes minutes of Board of Guardians Farnham Union 1872 - 1930 (presumably refers to hospital)

 
 
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