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Details: Birkenhead General Hospital, Birkenhead

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Name

 

Present name

Birkenhead General Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Birkenhead Borough Hospital (1864 - 1926)  

Address

Park Road North Birkenhead  

Previous location

Conway Street. (1864 - ?)

Foundation Year

1864 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1982 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Liverpool 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Birkenhead 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Mersey 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Northern 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

County (before 1974)

Cheshire 

County (1974-1996)

Merseyside 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute

Other information

This hospital replaced Birkenhead Hospital and Dispensary in 1864. In 1982 its services were transferred to Arrowe Park Hospital, Wirral.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Wirral Archives Service

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1898 - 1974

   General

1898 - 1974

   Admission & Discharge

1948 - 1959

   Ephemera

1928 - 1949

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

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

Details

OTHER: Liverpool University Archives.

Arrowe Park Hospital

Record type

Date range

Clinical & Patients

1930 - 1930

Finding aids

Finding aids

Location of finding aids

Details

Notes

Hospital closed: not clear if records now with Wirral Archives Service

Nurses Training School, Arrowe Park Hospital

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1907 - 1907

   Admission & Discharge

1907 - 1907

Finding aids

Finding aids

Location of finding aids

Details

Notes

Hospital closed: not clear if records now with Wirral Archives Service

 
 
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