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Details: Bootham Park Hospital, York

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Name

 

Present name

Bootham Park Hospital 

Previous name(s)

The York Lunatic Asylum (1777 - 1904)
 

Address

Bootham York YO3 7BY (Since 1777) 

Foundation Year

1772 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Leeds 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

York (A) and Tadcaster 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Yorkshire 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Yorkshire 

District Health Authority (1982- )

York 

Current Trust

York Health Services NHS Trust 

Trust From

1992 

County (before 1974)

Yorkshire 

County (1974-1996)

North Yorkshire 

County (after 1996)

North Yorkshire 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary, Private

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

Other information

Opened in 1777. Brief history in Anne Digby, From York Lunatic Asylum to Bootham Park Hospital (University of York, Borthwick Paper no 69, 1986), and short history of the hospital to be included in forthcoming guide to hospital records at Borthwick Institute by K Webb (in progress 1999)

Records can be found at:

notes

  York University: Borthwick Institute of Historical Research

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1772 - 1989

   General

1813 - 1984

   Finance

1772 - 1948

   Estates

1816 - 1983

   Nursing

1905 - 1962

   Admission & Discharge

1777 - 1960

   Staff

1857 - 1962

   Ephemera

1857 - 1989

   Pictorial

1880 - 1989

Clinical & Patients

1863 - 1960

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR), National Register of Archives (NRA)

Details

North Yorkshire County Library, York Central Library

Record type

Date range

Administrative

-

   Ephemera

-

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