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Details: Gulson Hospital, Coventry

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Name

 

Present name

Gulson Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Poor Law Institution (1871 - ?)
Coventry Poor Law Hospital (? - 1929)
Gulson Road Hospital (1929 - 1948)  

Address

Gulson Road Coventry CV1 2HR 

Previous location


Foundation Year

1871 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1998 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Birmingham 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Coventry 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

West Midlands 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

West Midlands 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Coventry 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Coventry 

Current Trust

Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Trust 

Trust From

1993 

County (before 1974)

Warwickshire 

County (1974-1996)

West Midlands 

County (after 1996)

West Middlands 

Status

Pre 1948

Poor Law, Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute

Other information

See Victoria County History of Warwickshire vol VIII pp 287-8

Records can be found at:

notes

  Coventry City Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1871 - 1948

   General

1871 - 1948

   Other

1886 - 1904

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Computerised

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Cataloguing and computer database in progress

Notes

Records of the Board of Guardians and Workhouse for Coventry also include those for the hospital, inc admisson and discharge registers

 
 
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