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Details: Royal United Hospital, Bath

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Name

 

Present name

Royal United Hospital 

Address

Combe Park Bath BA1 3NG 

Previous location

Formed by the amalgamation of the City Infirmary and Dispensary and Casualty Hospital.

Foundation Year

1826 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South Western 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Bath 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Wessex 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Wessex 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Bath 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Bath 

Current Trust

Royal United Hospital Bath NHS Trust 

Trust From

1992 

County (before 1974)

Somerset 

County (1974-1996)

Avon 

County (after 1996)

Somerset 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General, Tuberculosis

Post 1948

Acute

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Bath Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1826 - 1974

   General

1842 - 1974

   Finance

1826 - 1973

   Nursing

1909 - 1959

   Admission & Discharge

1932 - 1961

   Ephemera

1917 - 1972

   Pictorial

1860 - 1960

   Other

1906 - 2008

Clinical & Patients

1912 - 1979

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

0218; Acc 791

Notes

Other: Chaplain's Visiting Book, 1935-48; League of Help, 1906-14; Visitors' books 1927-63; Past Nurses League journals and papers, 1964-2008. Includes records of Forbes Fraser Hospital, Bath and Wessex Children's Orthopaedic Hospital, Bath Eye Infirmary

 
 
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