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Details: Bishop Auckland General Hospital, Bishop Auckland

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Name

 

Present name

Bishop Auckland General Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Bishop Auckland Workhouse (1856 - c.1930)
Oaklands Institution (1930 - 1939)
Oaklands Emergency Hospital (1939 - 1945)  

Address

Bishop Auckland DL14 6AD 

Foundation Year

1856 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Newcastle-Upon-Tyne 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

South West Durham 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Northern 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Northern 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

South West Durham 

District Health Authority (1982- )

South West Durham 

Current Trust

South Durham Health Care NHS Trust 

Trust From

1998 

County (before 1974)

Durham 

County (1974-1996)

Durham 

County (after 1996)

Durham 

Status

Pre 1948

Poor Law, Local Authority, PLI: Bishop Auckland Board of Guardians. LA: From 1929. OTHER: c.1939 - 1945 Emergency Medical Service.

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Durham County Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1919 - 1972

   General

1930 - 1949

   Finance

1940 - 1972

   Nursing

1940 - 1949

   Admission & Discharge

1919 - 1955

Clinical & Patients

1932 - 1983

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notes

  Tyne and Wear Archives Service

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1965 - 1970

   General

1966 - 1970

   Finance

1966 - 1967

   Pictorial

1965 - 1967

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