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Details: Chesterton Hospital, Cambridge

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Name

 

Present name

Chesterton Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Chesterton Union Workhouse (1837 - 1923)
Chesterton Institution (1923 - 1942-43)
Union Lane Institution  

Address

Union Lane Cambridge CB4 1PT (Since 1837) 

Foundation Year

1837 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Provinces (Teaching) 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

United Cambridge 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

East Anglian 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

East Anglian 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Cambridge (Teaching) 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Cambridge 

Current Trust

Lifespan Healthcare NHS Trust 

Trust From

1993 

County (before 1974)

Cambridgeshire and Isle of Ely 

County (1974-1996)

Cambridgeshire 

County (after 1996)

Cambridgeshire 

Status

Pre 1948

Poor Law, Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Geriatric

Other information

One of the United Cambridge Hospitals, a designated Teaching Hospital Unit under the 1946 Act - 1948 until 1974. Since c1993 one of the hospitals of the Lifespan Healthcare NHS Trust.

Records can be found at:

Addenbrooke's Hospital, Archives Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1930 - 1964

   General

1930 - 1964

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Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

notes

  Cambridgeshire County Record Office, Cambridge

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1836 - 1957

   General

1914 - 1953

   Finance

1836 - 1951

   Admission & Discharge

1944 - 1957

Finding aids

Finding aids

Location of finding aids

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

Details

AR: See also the Public Assistance Committee. NRA: Chesterton Board of Guardians.

Chesterton Hospital

Record type

Date range

Clinical & Patients

1942 - 1963

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