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Details: Western Hospital, London

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Name

 

Present name

Western Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Fulham Hospital (1877 -1885)
Western Fever Hospital (1885 - 1948)  

Address

Seagrave Road London SW10 

Foundation Year

1877 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1979 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South West Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Chelsea and Kensington 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

North West Thames 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

South Hammersmith (Teaching) 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

County (before 1974)

Middlesex/Surrey 

County (1974-1996)

Greater London 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Isolation

Post 1948

OTHER: Tuberculosis, chest and isolation.

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School Library

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1877 - 1951

   Nursing

1877 - 1951

Clinical & Patients

1885 - 1886

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

Details

notes

  Wellcome Library

Record type

Date range

Clinical & Patients

1893 - 1901

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Notes

Lyon Falkener's miscellaneous case notes, notes on cases of scarlet fever, typhus and the treatment of fevers, statistics, 1893-1901 MSS 6802, 6806

notes

  London Metropolitan Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1872 - 1948

   General

1872 - 1948

   Admission & Discharge

1897 - 1906

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue, Computerised

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

AR: CAT: AR: See also St Olave's/Bermondsey Board of Guardians B.B.G., Metropolitan Asylums Board, London County Council Central Public Health Committee 1929 - 1934, Hospitals and Medical Services Committee 1934 - 1948. Hospital and Charity Annual Reports.

Notes

Medical Superintendants Reports 1883 - 1885 26.15WES

notes

  Hammersmith and Fulham Archives and Local History Centre

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1873 - 1979

   General

1877 - 1968

   Admission & Discharge

1963 - 1979

   Staff

1873 - 1968

Clinical & Patients

1877 - 1979

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

AR: CAT: DD 931. WIHM: CAT: A2000/32

Notes

Includes death register with post-mortems.

 
 
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