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Details: Horton Hospital, Epsom

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Name

 

Present name

Horton Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Horton Asylum (1902-1915)
Horton War Hospital (1915-1918)
Horton Mental Hospital (1918-1937)
War Hospital (1939-1949)
1949 - returned to Mental Hospital  

Address

Long Grove Road Epsom  

Previous location


Foundation Year

1902 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

c2002 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South West Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Horton 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

North West Thames 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

North West Thames 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

North East (Teaching) 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Riverside 

County (before 1974)

Surrey 

County (1974-1996)

Surrey 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental, MNT: Mental illness. OTHER: Malaria Therapy Centre.

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  London Metropolitan Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1900 - 1990

   General

1900 - 1990

   Finance

1927 - 1965

   Estates

1913 - 1961

   Nursing

1978 - 1990

   Admission & Discharge

1902 - 1986

   Staff

1902 - 1954

   Pictorial

1900 - 1900

   Other

-

Clinical & Patients

1902 - 1955

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR), Local Record Office (LRO)

Details

AR: CAT: H22/HT AR: See also St Olave's/Bermondsey Board of Guardians B.B.G., London County Council Asylums Committee 1889 - 1914, Asylums and Mental Deficiency Committee1914 - 1922, Mental Hospitals Committee 1922 - 1948, London County Council Public Health Mental Health Committee PH/MENT/4 and Staff Matters Committee PH/STA/5. LMA

 
 
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