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Details: Fair Mile Hospital, Wallingford

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Name

 

Present name

Fair Mile Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Moulsford Asylum, 1867-1897
Berkshire Lunatic Asylum, 1897-c 1915
Berkshire Mental Hospital, c 1915-1948Fairmile Hospital and George Schuster Hospital c. 1979
 

Address

Cholsey Wallingford OX10 9HH 

Foundation Year

1867 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

2003 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Oxford 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

St. Birinus Group  

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Oxford 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Oxford 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

West Berkshire 

District Health Authority (1982- )

West Berkshire 

Current Trust

West Berkshire Priority Care NHS Trust 

Trust From

1993 

County (before 1974)

Berkshire 

County (1974-1996)

Oxfordshire 

County (after 1996)

Oxfordshire 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Berkshire Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1870 - 1968

   General

1870 - 1968

   Finance

1870 - 1949

   Estates

1872 - 1924

   Admission & Discharge

1870 - 1966

   Staff

1870 - 1954

   Ephemera

1913 - 1917

   Other

1870 - 1953

Clinical & Patients

1870 - 1980

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue, Computerised

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

DH/10: plus additional material on Fair Mile among records of St Birinus Hospital Group (formerly Berkshire County Mental Hospital) Management Committe, PHA2

Notes

Other: chaplains journals 1870-1953 and orders of chapel services' posts for theatrical performances 1872-9

 
 
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