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Details: Meathop Hospital, Grange-Over-Sands

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Name

 

Present name

Meathop Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Meathop Sanatorium (1900 - ?)
Westorland Consumption Sanatorium (1900 - 1928 at the latest)
The Westmorland Sanatorium and Home for Consumption (by 1929 - 1948)
Westmorland Sanatorium (by 1931 - 1961)  

Address

Meathop Grange-Over-Sands  

Previous location

Transferred facilities to Westmorland General Hospital

Foundation Year

1900 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

c1992 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Manchester 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Lancaster and Kendal 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Northern 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Northern 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

East Cumbria 

District Health Authority (1982- )

South Cumbria 

County (before 1974)

Lancashire 

County (1974-1996)

Cumbria 

County (after 1996)

Cumbria 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary, Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Tuberculosis

Post 1948

Geriatric, OTHER: 1948 - c.1961 Tuberculosis, c.1961 - ? Orthopaedic. GER: c.1961 - ?

Other information

Associated: Kendal Chest Clinic - Registers 1919 - 1961 Greenall Trust: Correspondence 1942 - 1976

Records can be found at:

notes

  Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Barrow

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1940 - 1943

   Admission & Discharge

1940 - 1943

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

AR: BG: Ba/H. See Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council. WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.

notes

  Cumbria Record Office, Kendal

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1900 - 1974

   General

1900 - 1950

   Finance

1900 - 1950

   Admission & Discharge

1911 - 1957

   Staff

1912 - 1941

   Ephemera

1910 - 1959

   Pictorial

1900 - 1974

   Private Papers

1910 - 1917

   Other

1914 - 1947

Clinical & Patients

1900 - 1948

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue

Location of finding aids

Details

WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West. Catalogue: WT/HOS/2

Notes

Records include papers of Dr Paget Tomlinson.

notes

  Kendal Public Library

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1899 - 1936

   General

1899 - 1936

   Ephemera

1900 - 1933

   Pictorial

1900 - 1900

   Other

1902 - 1902

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.

 
 
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