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Details: Duchess of York's Children's Hospital, Manchester

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Name

 

Present name

Duchess of York's Children's Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Manchester Babies' Hospital (1914 - 1935)
Duchess of York Hospital for Babies (1936 - 1980)
Duchess of York Hospital (1981 - c.1988)  

Address

Nell Lane Manchester M20 8LR (Since 1988) 

Previous location

Burnage Lane, Levenshulme, Manchester M19 2HS (? - c.1988)

Foundation Year

1914 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1993 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Manchester 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

North Western 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

North Western 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

South (Teaching) 

District Health Authority (1982- )

South Manchester 

County (before 1974)

Lancashire 

County (1974-1996)

Greater Manchester 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Children

Post 1948

Acute, Maternity

 

Records can be found at:

Charities Commission

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1925 - 1938

   Estates

1925 - 1938

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

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

Duchess of York's Children's Hospital

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1914 - 1960

   General

1914 - 1960

   Finance

1921 - 1947

   Ephemera

1932 - 1949

   Pictorial

-

   Other

1935 - 1935

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

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

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1940 - 1945

   Other

1940 - 1944

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

Fire-watcher's log books

notes

  Manchester University: John Rylands Library

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1915 - 1948

   General

1915 - 1948

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Details

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

Notes

Annual reports

 
 
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