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Details: Barncoose Hospital, Redruth

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Name

 

Present name

Barncoose Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Redruth Union Workhouse  

Address

Illogan Highway Redruth TR15 3TR 

Foundation Year

1837 

Closed

Yes 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South Western 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

West Cornwall 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

South Western 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

South Western 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly 

County (before 1974)

Cornwall 

County (1974-1996)

Cornwall 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Poor Law, Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Geriatric, Mental

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Cornwall Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1837 - 1956

   General

1854 - 1930

   Finance

1837 - 1949

   Nursing

1938 - 1956

   Admission & Discharge

1840 - 1940

   Ephemera

1838 - 1929

Finding aids

Finding aids

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Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

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