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Details: Bristol General Hospital, Bristol

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Name

 

Present name

Bristol General Hospital 

Address

Guinea Street Bristol BS1 6SY 

Foundation Year

1832 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Provinces (Teaching) 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

United Bristol 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

South Western 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

South Western 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Bristol (Teaching) 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Bristol and Weston 

Current Trust

United Bristol Healthcare NHS Trust 

Trust From

1991 

County (before 1974)

Bristol 

County (1974-1996)

Avon 

County (after 1996)

Bristol 

Status

Pre 1948

Post 1948

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute, Geriatric

Other information

In 1940 the General amalgomated with Bristol Royal Infirmary to form the Bristol Royal Hospital. Medicine, surgery, orthopaedics and fractures were concentrated at the Infirmary. Gynaecology, Oto-rhino-Laryngology, Dermatology and Radiology were concentrated at the General Hospital.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Bristol Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1832 - 1988

   General

1832 - 1988

   Finance

1859 - 1956

   Estates

1880 - 1987

   Nursing

1931 - 1942

   Admission & Discharge

1836 - 1956

   Staff

1875 - 1948

Clinical & Patients

1855 - 1970

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Notes

addl C20th records 1998 (acc 40530) (NRA)

 
 
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