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Details: Buckland Hospital, Dover

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Name

 

Present name

Buckland Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Dover Union Workhouse Infirmary to 1930, Dover Institution (1930-1943), the County Hospital (1943-1948)  

Address

Coombe Valley Road Dover CT17 0LG 

Previous location

Street previously known as Union Road

Foundation Year

1836 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South East Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

South East Kent 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

South East Thames 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

South East Thames 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

South East Kent 

District Health Authority (1982- )

South East Kent 

Current Trust

East Kent Hospitals NHS Trust 

Previous Trust

South Kent Hospitals NHS Trust, Kent and Canterbury Hospitals Trust, Thanet Healthcare NHS Trust 

County (before 1974)

Kent 

County (1974-1996)

Kent 

County (after 1996)

Kent 

Status

Pre 1948

Poor Law, Local Authority, Military

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute, Geriatric,

Other information

There is a history of the hospital, South Kent Hospitals: Buckland Hospital, A Brief History (1995) and an article by J G Harland, ;Buckland Hospital, Dover' in Bygone Kent Vol 19 no 4 Apr 1998

Records can be found at:

notes

  East Kent Archives Centre

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1950 - 1974

   General

1950 - 1958

   Estates

1974 - 1974

Clinical & Patients

1963 - 1964

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Notes

Patient records consist of one volume of particulars of patients on the Eye Ward/Dept and Astley Ward

 
 
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