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Details: Dorset County Hospital, Dorchester

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Name

 

Present name

Dorset County Hospital 

Address

Williams Avenue Dorchester DT1 2JY 

Previous location

Princes Street, Dorchester, DT1 1TS

Foundation Year

1840 

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 

Current Trust

West Dorset General Hospital NHS Trust 

Trust From

1991 

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

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Dorset History Centre

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1838 - 1980

   General

1844 - 1948

   Finance

1838 - 1952

   Admission & Discharge

1847 - 1964

   Staff

1840 - 1980

   Pictorial

1840 - 1923

Clinical & Patients

1847 - 1891

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Catalogue: NG/HH/DO(C)

Catalogues in A2A

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