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Details: Acomb Hospital, York

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Name

 

Present name

Acomb Hospital 

Previous name(s)

The Maternity Hospital York (1922 - 1954)
 

Address

Acomb York YO2 5LW (Since 1922) 

Foundation Year

1922 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1976 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Leeds 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

York (A) and Tadcaster 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Yorkshire 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

County (before 1974)

West Riding of Yorkshire 

County (1974-1996)

North Yorkshire 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Maternity

Post 1948

Geriatric, Maternity

Other information

Short history of the hospital to be included in forthcoming guide to hospital records at Borthwick Institute (in progress 1999) by K Webb

Records can be found at:

notes

  North Yorkshire County Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1910 - 1975

   General

1953 - 1974

   Admission & Discharge

1910 - 1975

Clinical & Patients

1915 - 1955

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

North Yorkshire CRO denies holding these records, 1999. Not sure where this information came from

notes

  York University: Borthwick Institute of Historical Research

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1970 - 1975

   Admission & Discharge

1970 - 1975

Clinical & Patients

1922 - 1954

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Notes

Archives includes clinical records from predecessor hospital, York Dispensary Maternity Hospital, York, 1908-1922, for years 1910-1922

 
 
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