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Details: British Hospital for Mothers and Babies, London

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Name

 

Present name

British Hospital for Mothers and Babies 

Previous name(s)

Home for Mothers and Babies (1905 - 1915)  

Address

Samuel Street London SE18 

Previous location

Wood Street, Woolwich, London (1905 - 1922)

Foundation Year

1905 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1984 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South East Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Woolwich Group 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

South East Thames 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

South East Thames 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Greenwich 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Greenwich 

County (before 1974)

London 

County (1974-1996)

Greater London 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Maternity

Post 1948

Maternity

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  London Metropolitan Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1904 - 1972

   General

1904 - 1972

   Finance

1905 - 1948

   Nursing

1906 - 1924

   Admission & Discharge

1947 - 1958

   Private Papers

1905 - 1924

Clinical & Patients

1905 - 1949

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

At Repository: CAT: H14/BMB Brief Guide: Hospital and Charity Annual Reports.

Catalogues in A2A

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Notes

Annual Reports 1907 - 1947 SC/PPS/093/06,23, 82

 
 
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