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Details: Burnley General Hospital, Burnley

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Name

 

Present name

Burnley General Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Burnley Municipal Hospital (c.1933 - 1935)
Burnley Municipal General Hospital (1936 - 1948)  

Address

Casterton Avenue Burnley BB10 2PQ 

Foundation Year

1877 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Manchester 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Burnley and District 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

North Western 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

North Western 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Burnley 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale 

Current Trust

Burnley Health Care NHS Trust 

Trust From

1992 

County (before 1974)

Lancashire 

County (1974-1996)

Lancashire 

County (after 1996)

Lancashire 

Status

Pre 1948

Poor Law, Private, Local Authority, PLI: 1877 - 1930 Burnley Board of Guardians. LA: 1930 - 1948 Burnley County Borough Council.

Post 1948

NHS, Trust

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute, Geriatric, Mental

 

Records can be found at:

Burnley General Hospital

Record type

Date range

Clinical & Patients

1940 - 1950

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.

Notes

Possibly now at Lancashire Record Office?

notes

  Lancashire Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1837 - 1960

   General

1837 - 1960

   Finance

1838 - 1948

   Admission & Discharge

1894 - 1943

   Other

1946 - 1948

Clinical & Patients

1946 - 1978

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

AR: Local ref: HRBu; ref HRBV acc 9833 (addl); DDX 1101 acc 9061 WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.; HRBU

Notes

Additional records 1907-1987 reported in NRA Accessions to Repositories 2008

notes

  Burnley Central Library

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1900 - 1977

   Pictorial

1900 - 1977

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.

Notes

Possibly now at Lancashire Record Office?

 
 
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