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Details: Bruntsfield Hospital, Edinburgh

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Name

 

Present name

Bruntsfield Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Edinburgh Provident Dispensary for Women and Children (1878 - 1885)
Edinburgh Hospital and Dispensary for Women and Children (1885 - 1948)  

Address

Whitehouse Loan Edinburgh EH9 1AY 

Previous location

73 Grove Street (1878 - 1885)
6 Grove Street (1885 - 1899)

Foundation Year

1878 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South Eastern 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Edinburgh Southern 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Scotland 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Scotland 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

South Lothian 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Lothian 

County (before 1974)

Midlothian 

County (1974-1996)

Lothian 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Women, Children

Post 1948

Geriatric, OTHER: Gynaecology and paediatrics.

Other information

Known also as Bruntsfield Hospital by 1929. Linked with Elsie Inglis Memorial Maternity Hospital.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Lothian Health Services Archive

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1879 - 1989

   General

1884 - 1989

   Finance

1879 - 1932

   Nursing

1920 - 1975

   Admission & Discharge

1885 - 1968

   Staff

1920 - 1975

   Ephemera

1892 - 1989

   Pictorial

1885 - 1955

   Other

1925 - 1970

Clinical & Patients

1885 - 1969

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

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

Details

Notes

LHB8

 
 
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