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Details: Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London

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Name

 

Present name

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust 

Previous name(s)

The Hospital for Sick Children
Great Ormond Street Hospital (colloquial name)
The Hospital for Children  

Address

Great Ormond Street Bloomsbury London WC1N 3JH 

Foundation Year

1852 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

London (Teaching) 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Hospital for Sick Children 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Postgraduate Teaching 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Special 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Hospitals for Sick Children 

Current Trust

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust  

Trust From

1994 

County (before 1974)

Middlesex/London 

County (1974-1996)

Greater London 

County (after 1996)

Greater London 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Children

Post 1948

OTHER: Children.

Other information

The hospital is linked in a special Health Authority with London University, the Institute of Child Health and the Queen Elizabeth Hospital for Children, Hackney Road, London.

Records can be found at:

notes

  London Metropolitan Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1891 - 1947

   General

1897 - 1947

   Ephemera

1891 - 1891

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Brief Guide: Hospital and Charity Annual Reports. At Repository: CAT: 0/234

Notes

Annual Reports - Annual Report Collection SC/PPS/093/21,83

The Hospital for Sick Children

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1850 - 2001

   General

1850 - 2001

   Finance

1858 - 2001

   Estates

1869 - 2001

   Nursing

1854 - 2001

   Admission & Discharge

1852 - 1945

   Staff

1852 - 2001

   Ephemera

1850 - 2001

   Pictorial

1870 - 2001

   Private Papers

1852 - 2001

Clinical & Patients

1852 - 1974

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue, Computerised

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR), National Register of Archives (NRA)

Details

Notes

C&P: Ward registers to 1974, patient case notes to 1938 Records except for those with earlier final dates are held on the whole up to date

 
 
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