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Details: Chingford Hospital, Chingford

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Present name

Chingford Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Walthamstow Sanatorium or Isolation Hospital (1901 - 1946)
Walthamstow Infectious Diseases Hospital and Sanatorium (1946 - ?)  


Larkshall Road Chingford E4 6NL 

Foundation Year




Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

North East Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Forest Group 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

North East Thames 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

North East Thames 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

West Roding 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Waltham Forest 

County (before 1974)


County (1974-1996)

Greater London 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 


Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948



Pre 1948

Isolation, Tuberculosis

Post 1948

Acute, OTHER: 1948 - 1953 Isolation, 1948 - 1956 Tuberculosis.

Other information

Amalgamated with Leyton Isolation Hospital.

Records can be found at:


  Waltham Forest Archives and Local Studies Library

Record type

Date range


1896 - 1948


1896 - 1948


1946 - 1947


1901 - 1902



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