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Details: Bridport Hospital, Bridport

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Name

 

Present name

Bridport Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Bridport Dispensary and Cottage Hospital (1867 - 1914)  

Address

Park Road Bridport DT6 5DB 

Previous location

Industrial School, King Street (1867 - 1872 )
North Allington (1872 - 1915)

Foundation Year

1867 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South West Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

West Dorset Group 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Wessex 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Wessex 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

West Dorset 

District Health Authority (1982- )

West Dorset 

County (before 1974)

Dorset 

County (1974-1996)

Dorset 

County (after 1996)

Dorset 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute

Other information

Bridport Dispensary opened in January 1867 at the Industrial School, King Street. The Cottage Hospital opened in April 1868.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Dorset History Centre

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1896 - 1948

   General

1933 - 1948

   Finance

1940 - 1947

   Admission & Discharge

1896 - 1915

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

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

Details

Catalogue: NG/HH/BT(G)

Catalogues in A2A

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notes

  Surrey History Centre

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1913 - 1930

   Estates

1913 - 1930

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR), Local Record Office (LRO), National Register of Archives (NRA)

Details

Catalogues in A2A

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