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Details: Napsbury Hospital, St Albans

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Name

 

Present name

Napsbury Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Napsbury Asylum (1905 - c.1918); County of Middlesex War Hospital at Napsbury
Napsbury Mental Hospital (c.1918 - c.1943)  

Address

Napsbury St Albans AL2 1AA 

Previous location




Foundation Year

1905 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1999 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

North West Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Shenley and Napsbury 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

North West Thames 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

North West Thames 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Barnet/Finchley 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Barnet 

Current Trust

Barnet Healthcare NHS Trust 

Trust From

1992 

County (before 1974)

Hertfordshire 

County (1974-1996)

Hertfordshire 

County (after 1996)

Hertfordshire 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority, Military

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental, Military use, First World War

Post 1948

Mental

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Wellcome Library

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1927 - 1956

   Private Papers

1927 - 1956

   Other

1930 - 1930

Clinical & Patients

1933 - 1935

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Notes

Pathological Department reports, 1933-1935 GC/135

notes

  London Metropolitan Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1898 - 1974

   General

1898 - 1974

   Admission & Discharge

1905 - 1964

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

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

Details

At Repository: CAT: H50

Notes

Administrative records formerly at Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies transferred to LMA 2005; also some accessions of plans

notes

  The National Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1915 - 1919

   Admission & Discharge

1915 - 1919

Clinical & Patients

1916 - 1920

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Notes

MH 106: British, colonial and US forces patients. Also operation registers, medical sheets

 
 
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