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Details: Monkwearmouth Hospital, Sunderland

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Name

 

Present name

Monkwearmouth Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Monkwearmouth and Southwick Dispensary (1873-?1874); Monkwearmouth Accidents Home and Dispensary (1874-?1896); Monkwearmouth and Southwick Hospital (1896-1948); Sunderland Orthopaedic and Accident Hospital (1948-)  

Address

Newcastle Road Sunderland SR5 1NB (Since 1932) 

Previous location

Workmen's Hall Monkwearmouth (1873-?1874); Broad Street (later known as Roker Avenue) (?1874-1932)

Foundation Year

1873 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Newcastle-Upon-Tyne 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Sunderland Area 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Northern 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Northern 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Sunderland 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Sunderland 

Current Trust

Priority Health Care Wearside NHS Trust 

Trust From

1994 

County (before 1974)

Durham 

County (1974-1996)

Tyne and Wear 

County (after 1996)

Tyne and Wear 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General,

Post 1948

Mental, Other: Orthopaedic and Accident (1948-?); orthopaedic, rheumatology, neurology, younger disable (?1970s-1980s); psychiatry, palliative care, learning disabilities (1990s-)

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Tyne and Wear Archives Service

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1873 - 1975

   General

1873 - 1948

   Finance

1896 - 1904

   Admission & Discharge

1956 - 1975

   Ephemera

1896 - 1944

   Pictorial

1930 - 1930

   Other

1917 - 1933

Clinical & Patients

1878 - 1947

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Notes

HO.MS Accs 1381 (part) 1481 (part) 2895 (part)

 
 
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