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Details: Astley Hospital, Manchester

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Name

 

Present name

Astley Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Astley Sanatorium (1895 - 1948)
Infectious Diseases Hospital(? - 1948)  

Address

Tyldesley Manchester M29 7BU 

Foundation Year

1894 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1994 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Manchester 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Wigan and Leigh 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

North Western 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

North Western 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Wigan 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Wigan 

County (before 1974)

Lancashire 

County (1974-1996)

Greater Manchester 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Isolation, Tuberculosis

Post 1948

Acute, Geriatric, OTHER: 1948 - c.1954 Infectious diseases. AC: c.1954 - 1982 Partly. GER: 1983 - 1994 Mainly.

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Wigan Archives Service

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1895 - 1951

   General

1895 - 1948

   Finance

1895 - 1951

   Nursing

1896 - 1946

   Admission & Discharge

1929 - 1941

   Staff

1929 - 1950

   Ephemera

-

   Pictorial

-

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

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

Details

AR: Local ref: HR Ast. WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.

 
 
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