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Details: St Mary's, Axminster

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Name

 

Present name

St Mary's 

Previous name(s)

Axminster Poor Law (Public Assistance) Institution 1838-1948; Box House 1948-1971; St Mary's Hospital House 1971-  

Address

Boxfield Road Axminster EX13 5LD 

Previous location



Foundation Year

1838 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1990 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South Western 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Royal Western Counties Institution Hospital Group 

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 

Status

Pre 1948

Poor Law, Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Isolation, Mental

Post 1948

Mental

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Devon Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1932 - 1986

   General

1932 - 1948

   Estates

1933 - 1986

   Other

1959 - 1986

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

EUL MS 118/1/6/3: online catalogue

Notes

Other: Open days 1962-1985, League of Friends 1959-1983; Among records of Royal Western Counties Institution Starcross

 
 
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