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Details: Plymouth General Hospital (Devonport), Plymouth

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Name

 

Present name

Plymouth General Hospital (Devonport) 

Previous name(s)

Royal Albert Hospital (1862 - 1874)
Royal Albert Hospital and Eye Infirmary (1874 - 1934)
Prince of Wales Hospital (1934 - 1948)
South Devon and East Cornwall Hospital (Devonport) (1948 - 1963)  

Address

New Passage Hill Plymouth  

Foundation Year

1862 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

c1980 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South Western 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Plymouth, South Devon and East Cornwall 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

South Western 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Plymouth 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

County (before 1974)

Devonshire 

County (1974-1996)

Devonshire 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute

Other information

Associated body - Dock and Public Dispensary, Chapel Street, Devonport. Amalgamated with Prince of Wales Hospital Group 1934; and Plymouth and East Cornwall Hospitals Group 1948. Absorbed by Derriford Hospital, Plymouth. Building demolished 1983.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Plymouth and West Devon Area Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1861 - 1985

   General

1862 - 1954

   Finance

1900 - 1949

   Estates

1890 - 1932

   Nursing

1916 - 1955

   Admission & Discharge

1875 - 1978

   Staff

1913 - 1984

   Ephemera

1976 - 1985

   Pictorial

1900 - 1985

   Other

1861 - 1967

Clinical & Patients

1904 - 1959

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR), National Register of Archives (NRA)

Details

At Repository: Local Reference: Accession 1060, 1073, 1074, 1079, 1235, 1366, 1490, 1670, 2427, 2682

 
 
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