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Details: West Suffolk Hospital, Bury St Edmunds

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Name

 

Present name

West Suffolk Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Bury and Suffolk General Hospital (1826 - ?)
Suffolk General Hospital (by 1902 - ?)
West Suffolk General Hospital (by 1929 - c.1973)  

Address

Hardwick Lane Bury St Edmunds IP33 2QZ 

Previous location

Hospital Road, Bury St Edmunds (1826 - 1973)

Foundation Year

1825 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

East Anglian 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

West Suffolk 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

East Anglian 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

East Anglian 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Bury St Edmunds 

District Health Authority (1982- )

West Suffolk 

Current Trust

West Suffolk Hospitals NHS Trust  

Trust From

1993 

County (before 1974)

West Suffolk 

County (1974-1996)

Suffolk 

County (after 1996)

Suffolk 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute

Other information

Replaced an earlier dispensary.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1826 - 1990

   General

1826 - 1947

   Finance

1863 - 1948

   Nursing

1890 - 1974

   Admission & Discharge

1916 - 1972

   Staff

1890 - 1974

   Ephemera

1900 - 1900

   Pictorial

1828 - 1966

   Other

1826 - 1990

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

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

Details

At Repository CAT: ID 503 and ID 508

Catalogues in A2A

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Notes

Out-patient register 1939 - 1949 Operations register 1919 - 1970 Casualty register 1927 - 1970 Register of deaths 1931 - 1968

 
 
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