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Details: Chelsea Hospital for Women, London

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Name

 

Present name

Chelsea Hospital for Women 

Address

Dovehouse Street London SW3 6LT 

Previous location

178 King's Road, London (c.1871 - 1880)
Fulham Road, London (c.1880 - 1916)
Dovehouse Street was formerly known as Arthur Street

Foundation Year

1871 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1988 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

London (Teaching) 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Queen Charlotte's and Chelsea 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Postgraduate Teaching 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Special 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Queen Charlotte's Hospital for Women 

County (before 1974)

London 

County (1974-1996)

Greater London 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Women

Post 1948

OTHER: Gynaecology.

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  London Metropolitan Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1872 - 1987

   General

1872 - 1970

   Nursing

1899 - 1961

   Admission & Discharge

1895 - 1987

   Staff

1899 - 1929

   Ephemera

1939 - 1939

   Other

1985 - 1957

Clinical & Patients

1872 - 1986

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

At Repository: CAT: H27/CW

Notes

Ladies Committee minutes, correspondence etc. And In-Patient Records. Includes records of Convalescent Home, St Leonards. Some Patient Admission books 1948-58 among records of Queen Charlotte's Hospital, H27/QC

 
 
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