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Details: Brixton Dispensary, London

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Name

 

Present name

Brixton Dispensary 

Previous name(s)

Brixton, Streatham Hill and Herne Hill General Dispensary (1850 - 1923)  

Address

The Crypt, St Matthew's Church London SW2 

Previous location

Water Lane, Brixton (1850 - 1944)

Foundation Year

1850 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1948 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Not Applicable 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Not Applicable 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Not Applicable 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Not Applicable 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

County (before 1974)

Surrey 

County (1974-1996)

Not Applicable 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

OTHER: Charity for sick poor.

Post 1948

Private

Type

Pre 1948

OTHER: Dispensary for sick poor, medical and surgical treatment and home visits.

Post 1948

OTHER: After closure funds administered privately.

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Lambeth Archives Department

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1945 - 1973

   General

1945 - 1973

   Finance

1945 - 1970

Clinical & Patients

1965 - 1965

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

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