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Details: St James' Hospital, Portsmouth

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Name

 

Present name

St James' Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Portsmouth Lunatic Asylum (1879 - 1914)
Borough of Portsmouth Mental Hospital (1914 - 1926)
?? (1926 - 1937)  

Address

Locksway Road Portsmouth PO4 8LD 

Previous location

Locksway Road was formerly Asylum Road

Foundation Year

1879 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South West Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Portsmouth Group 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Wessex 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Wessex 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Portsmouth and South East Hampshire 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Portsmouth and South East Hampshire 

Current Trust

Portsmouth Healthcare NHS Trust 

Trust From

1994 

County (before 1974)

Hampshire 

County (1974-1996)

Hampshire 

County (after 1996)

Hampshire 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Portsmouth Museums and Records Service

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1879 - 1978

   General

1879 - 1972

   Finance

1911 - 1972

   Nursing

1917 - 1966

   Admission & Discharge

1879 - 1968

   Staff

1879 - 1950

   Pictorial

1900 - 1900

Finding aids

Finding aids

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Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

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