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Details: Chester Royal Infirmary, Chester

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Name

 

Present name

Chester Royal Infirmary 

Previous name(s)

Chester Infirmary (1755 - 1914)  

Address

St Martin's Way Chester CH1 2AZ 

Previous location

Nicholas Street, Chester
Bluecoat School, Northgate Street (1756 - 1761)

Foundation Year

1755 

Closed

Yes 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Liverpool 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Chester and District 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Mersey 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Mersey 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Chester 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Chester 

County (before 1974)

Cheshire 

County (1974-1996)

Cheshire 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

OTHER: 1763 - 1856 Board of Governors, 1857 - 1948 Board of Management.

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute

Other information

Isolation Hospital opened at Sealand by Chester Corporation, 1899; Sanatorium opened at Parkgate, 1882.

Records can be found at:

Chester Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1755 - 1990

   General

1755 - 1986

   Finance

1764 - 1929

   Estates

1812 - 1948

   Nursing

1890 - 1961

   Admission & Discharge

1881 - 1990

   Ephemera

1755 - 1958

   Pictorial

1913 - 1949

   Other

1903 - 1948

Clinical & Patients

1755 - 1969

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR), National Register of Archives (NRA)

Details

Notes

Journal of patients 1755 - 1792, Operations book 1929 - 1944, ENT Operations book 1954 - 1965, Orthopaedic Department day books 1941 - c1953, Mortuary Register 1932 1941

 
 
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