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Details: Springfield University Hospital, London

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Name

 

Present name

Springfield University Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Surrey County Lunatic Asylum (1841 - 1889)
Wandsworth Asylum (1889 - ?)
Springfield Asylum (? - c.1918)
Springfield Mental Hospital (c.1918 - c.1943); Springfield Hospital  

Address

Glenburnie Road London SW17 7DJ 

Previous location




Foundation Year

1841 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South West Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Springfield, Tooting 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

South West Thames 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

South West Thames 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Wandsworth and East Merton (Teaching) 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Wandsworth 

Current Trust

South West London and St Georges Mental Health NHS Trust 

Previous Trust

South West London Community NHS Trust 

Trust From

1999 

County (before 1974)

Surrey 

County (1974-1996)

Greater London 

County (after 1996)

Greater London 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority, OTHER: 1841 - 1889 Surrey Justices of the Peace. LA: 1889 - 1889 London County Council, 1889 - 1948 Middlesex County Council.

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Surrey History Centre

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1838 - 1889

   General

1838 - 1889

   Nursing

1848 - 1889

Clinical & Patients

1849 - 1938

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Notes

The following deposits include records of Springfield Hospital: Q55/6 6367/-

notes

  London Metropolitan Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1841 - 1990

   General

1863 - 1974

   Admission & Discharge

1841 - 1980

   Staff

1935 - 1951

   Pictorial

1904 - 1990

   Other

1972 - 1974

Clinical & Patients

1846 - 1960

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue, Computerised

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

At Repository: CAT: H46/SP see also Middlesex County Council Mental Hospitals Committee and its predecessors 1889 - 1945, and the Middlesex County Council Mental Health Committee 1945 - 1948

Springfield Hospital

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1841 - 1963

   General

1863 - 1957

   Finance

1871 - 1962

   Nursing

1939 - 1960

   Admission & Discharge

1841 - 1959

   Staff

1882 - 1963

   Pictorial

1949 - 1950

Clinical & Patients

1880 - 1964

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

Notes

Possibly now at London Metropolitan Archives?

 
 
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