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Details: Glenroyd Maternity Hospital, Blackpool

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Name

 

Present name

Glenroyd Maternity Hospital 

Address

Whitegate Drive Blackpool  

Foundation Year

 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

c1975 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Manchester 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Blackpool and Fylde 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

North Western 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

North Western 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Blackpool 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde 

County (before 1974)

Lancashire 

County (1974-1996)

Lancashire 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Maternity

Post 1948

Maternity

Other information

Formerly a convalescent home for Co-operative Society members, the home was requisitioned for maternity cases under EMS services; Blackpool Corporation continued to use the hospital for maternity cases. The hospital was closed c.1975.

Records can be found at:

Archives Department, Blackpool Health District

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1946 - 1946

   General

1946 - 1946

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

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

notes

  Lancashire Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1946 - 1974

   General

1946 - 1974

Finding aids

Finding aids

Location of finding aids

Details

Notes

CBBL Accession 6938, 7280

 
 
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