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Details: Ashton-Under-Lyne General Hospital, Lake Hospital Section, Ashton-Under-Lyne

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Name

 

Present name

Ashton-Under-Lyne General Hospital, Lake Hospital Section 

Previous name(s)

Lake Hospital  

Address

Fountain Street Ashton-Under-Lyne  

Previous location

Mellor Road, Ashton-under-Lyne

Foundation Year

1905 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1957 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Manchester 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Ashton, Hyde and Glossop 

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)

Lancashire 

County (1974-1996)

Not Applicable 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Poor Law, Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Maternity

Post 1948

Acute, Geriatric, Maternity, Mental

Other information

The Darnton Street workhouse opened in 1851 and Lake Hospital opened in 1905. Fountain Street Isolation Hospital was opened on an adjoining site in 1888.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Lancashire Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1837 - 1930

   General

1837 - 1930

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West. Reference: PUA

notes

  Tameside Local Studies and Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1837 - 1933

   General

1914 - 1933

   Nursing

1905 - 1924

   Private Papers

1837 - 1837

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.

 
 
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