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Details: Borocourt Hospital, Reading

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Name

 

Present name

Borocourt Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Borocourt Institution for Mental Defectives  

Address

Wyfold Reading RG4 9JD 

Previous location



Foundation Year

1878 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1993 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Oxford 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Berkshire Mental 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Oxford 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Oxford 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

West Berkshire 

District Health Authority (1982- )

West Berkshire 

County (before 1974)

Berkshire 

County (1974-1996)

Berkshire 

County (after 1996)

Berkshire 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Oxfordshire History Centre

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1930 - 1949

   General

1931 - 1945

   Pictorial

1932 - 1932

   Other

1930 - 1949

Finding aids

Finding aids

Card Index

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Card Index: Uncatalogued and Unlisted Deposit as yet.

notes

  Berkshire Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1929 - 1968

   Staff

1929 - 1969

   Ephemera

1959 - 1993

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue, Computerised

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Some material among records St Birinus Hospital Group (formerly Berkshire County Mental Hospital) Management Committee, PHA2

 
 
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