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Details: Exminster Hospital, Exminster

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Name

 

Present name

Exminster Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Devon County Asylum (1845 - ?)
Devon Mental Hospital (by 1929 - ?)
Exe Vale Hospital (Exminster Branch) (by 1973 - 1981)  

Address

Exminster EX6 8AB 

Foundation Year

1845 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1985 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South Western 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Devon Mental 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

South Western 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

South Western 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Exeter 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Exeter 

County (before 1974)

Devonshire 

County (1974-1996)

Devonshire 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Devon Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1845 - 1991

   General

1925 - 1984

   Finance

1849 - 1958

   Admission & Discharge

1845 - 1960

   Ephemera

1991 - 1991

Clinical & Patients

1845 - 1886

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue

Location of finding aids

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

Details

DRO: CAT: 3769 and adds; 4799;5719

Catalogues in A2A

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Wonford House Hospital

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1952 - 1968

   Other

1952 - 1968

Finding aids

Finding aids

Location of finding aids

Details

Catalogues in A2A

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