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Details: Foresthall Hospital, Glasgow

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Name

 

Present name

Foresthall Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Barnhill (1850 - 1945)
Forestall Home and Hospital (1945 - 1948)
Forestall Institution (1948 - c.1955)  

Address

Edgefauld Road Glasgow G21 4AS 

Previous location


Foundation Year

1850 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1982 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Western 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Glasgow Northern 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Scotland 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Scotland 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Northern 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Greater Glasgow 

County (before 1974)

City of Glasgow 

County (1974-1996)

Strathclyde Region 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Poor Law, Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  NHS Greater Glasgow Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1931 - 1931

   General

1931 - 1931

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

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