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Details: Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Bath

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Name

 

Present name

Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases 

Previous name(s)

General Infirmary (1742 - ?)
Royal Mineral Water Hospital (? - c.1940)  

Address

Upper Borough Walls Bath BA1 1RL 

Foundation Year

1738 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South Western 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Bath 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Wessex 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Wessex 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Bath 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Bath 

Current Trust

Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Disease NHS Trust 

Trust From

1991 

County (before 1974)

Somerset 

County (1974-1996)

Avon 

County (after 1996)

North Somerset 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

OTHER: Spa Hospital for rheumatic diseases.

Post 1948

OTHER: Rheumatic diseases.

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Bath Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1737 - 1985

   General

1737 - 1985

   Finance

1737 - 1883

   Nursing

1974 - 1977

   Admission & Discharge

1742 - 1971

   Ephemera

1738 - 1979

   Pictorial

1890 - 1979

   Private Papers

-

   Other

1947 - 1955

Clinical & Patients

1750 - 1969

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Acc 0386

Notes

Admission registers 1742-52, 1918-71; Notebook of student nurse C20th; Chapel records 1947-55

Medical Library, Royal United Hospital

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1740 - 1740

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notes

  Somerset Heritage Centre

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1737 - 1842

   General

1737 - 1842

   Finance

1737 - 1750

   Estates

-

   Nursing

-

   Staff

-

   Ephemera

1742 - 1757

   Pictorial

-

   Other

-

Clinical & Patients

-

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