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Details: Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester

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Name

 

Present name

Manchester Royal Infirmary 

Previous name(s)

Manchester Royal Infirmary, Dispensary and Royal Mental Hospital (by 1929 - 1931)
Royal Infirmary (1948 reference)  

Address

Oxford Road Manchester M13 9WL (Since 1909) 

Previous location

Piccadilly, Manchester (1752 - 1908-09)

Foundation Year

c1752 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Provinces 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

United Manchester 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

North Western 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

North Western 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Central (Teaching) 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Central 

Current Trust

Central Manchester Healthcare NHS Trust 

Trust From

1991 

County (before 1974)

Lancashire 

County (1974-1996)

Greater Manchester 

County (after 1996)

Greater Manchester 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS, Trust

Type

Pre 1948

General, Mental

Post 1948

Acute, Geriatric

 

Records can be found at:

Charities Commission

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1857 - 1949

   Estates

1857 - 1949

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

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

notes

  Wellcome Library

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1847 - 1850

   Staff

1847 - 1850

   Ephemera

-

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Notes

pharmacopoeia, including revised list of medical staff, 1847-50 MS 6953

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1751 - 1974

   General

1948 - 1974

   Estates

1762 - 1917

   Nursing

1824 - 1824

   Pictorial

1756 - 1908

   Private Papers

1809 - 1860

   Other

1751 - 1935

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

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

Notes

Includes articles related to frequent dissentions at the infirmary at the turn of the 19th century, and private papers of Dr Edmund Lyon and John Leigh Philips, chairman and treasurer. Also plans (copies) 1751-1794; United Manchester Hospitals Minutes 1948-1974

notes

  Manchester Royal Infirmary

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1752 - 1973

   General

1752 - 1973

   Finance

1752 - 1952

   Estates

1879 - 1961

   Nursing

1830 - 1966

   Admission & Discharge

1752 - 1962

   Staff

-

   Ephemera

1752 - 1970

   Pictorial

-

   Other

1752 - 1950

Clinical & Patients

1876 - 1974

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

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

notes

  Salford Local History Library

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1954 - 1970

   Staff

1954 - 1970

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

AR: Local ref: G/HRM/DN7 and 9. WIHM: BG: 1981 UMIST survey of the North West.

notes

  Manchester University: John Rylands Library

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1752 - 1948

   General

1752 - 1948

   Ephemera

1856 - 1860

   Other

1859 - 1884

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

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

Notes

Annual reports; printed ephemera; registers of students

 
 
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