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Details: Bolton Royal Infirmary, Bolton

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Name

 

Present name

Bolton Royal Infirmary 

Previous name(s)

Bolton Dispensary (1814 - 1838)
Bolton Dispensary and Infirmary (1838 - c.1934)  

Address

Chorley Street Bolton BL1 4QS 

Previous location

Chorley Street was previously named Chorley New Road

Foundation Year

1814 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

c1999 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Manchester 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Bolton and District 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

North Western 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

North Western 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Bolton 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Bolton 

Current Trust

Bolton Hospitals NHS Trust 

Trust From

1994 

County (before 1974)

Lancashire 

County (1974-1996)

Greater Manchester 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS, Trust

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute

Other information

Associated institutions: Blair Convalescent Home, Bolton (daughter); Edmund Potter Hospital, Fernclough (auxillary). Building was demolished in 1999

Records can be found at:

notes

  Bolton Archive and Local Studies Service

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1770 - 1960

   General

1813 - 1950

   Finance

1920 - 1948

   Estates

1770 - 1960

   Ephemera

1898 - 1902

Clinical & Patients

1936 - 1968

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

AR: Local ref: HBO. WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.

Notes

Operating theatre registers 1936 - 1968; additional surgical registers, NRA Accessions to Repositories 2006

Bolton Royal Infirmary

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1883 - 1962

   General

1886 - 1938

   Nursing

1883 - 1962

   Staff

1887 - 1934

   Other

1898 - 1902

Clinical & Patients

1938 - 1968

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.

Notes

This institution has now been demolished: the present whereabouts of the records formerly held on-site is not known

Hospital Saturday Council

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1882 - 1978

   General

1882 - 1978

   Finance

1882 - 1885

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.

Charities Commission

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1932 - 1932

   Estates

1932 - 1932

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.

North West Film Archive

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1929 - 1929

   Pictorial

1929 - 1929

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.

notes

  Lancashire Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1813 - 1977

   General

1813 - 1950

   Finance

1814 - 1815

   Ephemera

1929 - 1977

   Other

1898 - 1924

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.

 
 
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