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Details: Crichton Royal Hospital, Dumfries

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Name

 

Present name

Crichton Royal Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Crichton Institution for Lunatics (1839 - 1840)
Crichton Royal Institution (1840 - c.1945)  

Address

Dumfries DG1 4TG 

Foundation Year

1839 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Western 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Crichton Royal 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Scotland 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Scotland 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Dumfries and Galloway 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Dumfries and Galloway 

Current Trust

Dumfries and Galloway Primary Care NHS Trust 

Trust From

1999 

County (before 1974)

Dumfriesshire 

County (1974-1996)

Dumfries and Gallowa 

County (after 1996)

Dumfries and Galloway 

Status

Pre 1948

OTHER: Privately endowed.

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

Other information

Amalgamated with Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary 1972.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Dumfries and Galloway Health Board Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1823 - 1839

   General

1839 - 1839

   Finance

1823 - 1823

   Estates

1823 - 1823

   Nursing

1839 - 1839

   Admission & Discharge

1839 - 1937

   Staff

1839 - 1839

   Ephemera

-

   Pictorial

-

   Private Papers

-

Clinical & Patients

1937 - 1937

Finding aids

Finding aids

Card Index

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

notes

  Wellcome Library

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1880 - 1882

   Private Papers

1880 - 1882

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Notes

Diaries of James Adam, physician superintendent, with inserted letters, memoranda, programmes, etc MSS 5517-5519

 
 
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