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Details: London Chest Hospital, London

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Name

 

Present name

London Chest Hospital 

Previous name(s)

City of London Hospital for Diseases of the Chest (1848 - 1936)
City of London Hospital for Diseases of the Heart and Lungs
Also known as Victoria Park Hospital  

Address

Bonner Road Victoria Park London E2 9JX 

Previous location

Approach Road
Victoria Park
London

Foundation Year

1848 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

London (Teaching) 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

National Heart and Chest 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Postgraduate Teaching 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Special 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

National Heart and Chest 

District Health Authority (1982- )

National Heart and Chest (Postgraduate Teaching) 

Current Trust

Royal Hospital NHS Trust 

Trust From

1994 

County (before 1974)

London 

County (1974-1996)

Greater London 

County (after 1996)

Greater London 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Tuberculosis, OTHER: Cardio-thoracic.

Post 1948

OTHER: Cardio-thoracic.

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  London Metropolitan Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1897 - 1947

   General

1897 - 1947

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Brief Guide: Hospital and Charity Annual Reports.

Notes

Annual Reports = Annual Report Collection SC/PPS/093/32,83

notes

  Royal London Hospital Archives Centre and Museum

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1848 - 1998

   General

1851 - 1975

   Finance

1896 - 1970

   Estates

1849 - 1949

   Nursing

1903 - 1975

   Staff

1896 - 1927

   Ephemera

1893 - 1998

   Pictorial

1848 - 1997

Clinical & Patients

1890 - 1960

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Notes

Includes records formerly held at Royal College of Physicians

 
 
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