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Details: Tooting Bec Hospital, London

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Name

 

Present name

Tooting Bec Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Tooting Bec Asylum (1903 - 1924)
Tooting Bec Mental Hospital (1924 - 1937)  

Address

Tooting Bec Road London SW17 8BL 

Previous location


Foundation Year

1903 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1995 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South West Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Tooting Bec 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

South East Thames 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

South East Thames 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

St Thomas' (Teaching) 

District Health Authority (1982- )

West Lambeth 

County (before 1974)

London 

County (1974-1996)

Greater London 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

Other information

Closed May 1995 demolished 1996/7

Records can be found at:

notes

  London Metropolitan Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1902 - 1995

   General

1903 - 1967

   Estates

1894 - 1913

   Nursing

1909 - 1965

   Admission & Discharge

1930 - 1991

   Staff

1902 - 1965

   Ephemera

1903 - 1995

   Pictorial

-

Clinical & Patients

1903 - 1990

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue, Card Index, Computerised

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

AR: CAT: H45/TBH AR: See also St Olave's/Bermondsey Board of Guardians B.B.G, Hammersmith Board of Guardians Hh.B.G, Metropolitan Asylums Board, London County Council Asylums Committee 1889 - 1914, Asylums and Mental Deficiency Committee 1914 - 1922, Mental Hospitals Committee 1922 - 1948.

Catalogues in A2A

www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/a2a/records.aspx?cat=074-h45&cid=0External website - link opens in a new window

Notes

Presumably now includes material listed as being at Hospital

Tooting Bec Hospital

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1903 - 1963

   General

1909 - 1961

   Admission & Discharge

1903 - 1960

   Staff

1903 - 1941

Clinical & Patients

1950 - 1981

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

Catalogues in A2A

www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/a2a/records.aspx?cat=074-h45&cid=0External website - link opens in a new window

Notes

Hospital closed in 1995 and demolished 1996/7 - records presumably transferred to LMA - folder 132

 
 
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