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Details: South Ockendon Hospital, South Ockendon

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Name

 

Present name

South Ockendon Hospital 

Previous name(s)

South Ockendon Colony  

Address

South Ockendon RM15 6SB (Since 1932) 

Foundation Year

1932 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1994 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

North East Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

South Ockendon Group 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

North East Thames 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

North East Thames 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Basildon and Thurrock  

District Health Authority (1982- )

Basildon and Thurrock 

Previous Trust

Thameside Community Healthcare 1993 - 1994 

County (before 1974)

Essex 

County (1974-1996)

Essex 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

Other information

See (i) Randal Bingley, 'South Ockendon: Echoes from an Essex Hospital' (typeset, 1993); a copy is available at the Essex Record Office, Chelmsford. (ii) Richard Harris, ' Preserving and using archives', in Dorothy Atkinson, Mark Jackson and Jan Walmsley (eds) Forgotten Lives: Exploring the history of learning disability (BILD Publications 1997).

Records can be found at:

notes

  Essex Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1932 - 1994

   General

-

   Finance

-

   Admission & Discharge

-

   Other

-

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