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Details: Promenade Hospital, Southport

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Name

 

Present name

Promenade Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Southport Strangers Charity (1806 - 1823)
Southport Dispensary (1823 - ?)
Southport Convalescent Hospital and Sea-Bathing Hospital (1862 - ?)  

Address

Promenade Southport PR9 0HY 

Previous location

Dispensary - Lord Street, Southport (1823 - ?)
Charity New Building - Sea Bank Road (1853 - ?)

Foundation Year

1806 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

c1990 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Liverpool 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Southport and District 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Mersey 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Mersey 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Northern 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Southport and Formby 

County (before 1974)

Lancashire 

County (1974-1996)

Merseyside 

County (after 1996)

Merseyside 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary, Military

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General, OTHER: 1947 - 1948 Spinal Unit, convalescents

Post 1948

Acute, OTHER: Orthopaedic and spinal injuries.

Other information

Started by the Strangers Charity, which originated in 1806. The building was erected in 1852.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Merseyside Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1854 - 1950

   General

1854 - 1950

   Finance

1912 - 1948

   Staff

1936 - 1941

   Ephemera

1877 - 1946

   Pictorial

-

Clinical & Patients

1890 - 1951

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Bowman, Dawes and Co

Record type

Date range

Administrative

-

   General

-

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Botanic Gardens Museum

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1906 - 1920

   Finance

1906 - 1920

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Promenade Hospital

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1920 - 1971

   Admission & Discharge

1971 - 1971

   Pictorial

1920 - 1920

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Notes

Hospital now closed - no current information as to present whereabouts of these records - possibly Merseyside Record Office

Southport Library Local History Collection

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1823 - 1823

   Pictorial

1823 - 1823

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