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Details: Cheddon Road Hospital, Taunton

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Name

 

Present name

Cheddon Road Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Taunton and District Joint Isolation Hospital (? - c.1945)
Taunton Isolation and Chest Hospital (c.1945 - c.1965)  

Address

Cheddon Road Taunton  

Previous location


Foundation Year

1879 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

c1986 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South Western 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Taunton 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

South Western 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

South Western 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

West Somerset 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Somerset 

County (before 1974)

Somerset 

County (1974-1996)

Somerset 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Isolation, Tuberculosis

Post 1948

Acute, OTHER: Isolation and Chest to c. 1965

Other information

Amalgamated with Musgrove Park and the East Reach branch of Taunton and Somerset Hospital 1986.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Somerset Heritage Centre

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1904 - 1963

   General

1915 - 1963

   Admission & Discharge

1904 - 1940

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

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