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Details: West of England Eye Infirmary, Exeter

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Name

 

Present name

West of England Eye Infirmary 

Address

Magdalen Street Exeter EX2 5BA (Since 1813) 

Previous location

Holloway Street, Exeter, 1808-1813


Foundation Year

1808 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1992 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South Western 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Exeter and Mid-Devon 

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)

Devon 

County (1974-1996)

Devon 

County (after 1996)

Devon 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Ophthalmology

Post 1948

Ophthalmology

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Devon Record Office

Record type

Date range

Clinical & Patients

1845 - 1974

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

EUL MS 118/5 Online catalogue at www.exeter.ac.uk/library/special/archives/collections/111-120/118_05.html; 7480

Notes

Case book, surgeons quarterly report 1845-1859; Patient records 1960-1974

 
 
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