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Details: Royal Liverpool Children's Hospital (Thingwall Branch), Birkenhead

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Name

 

Present name

Royal Liverpool Children's Hospital (Thingwall Branch) 

Previous name(s)

Thingwall Hall House  

Address

Barnston Birkenhead  

Foundation Year

c1915 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

c1948 

Administrative authorities

County (before 1974)

Cheshire 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Children, OTHER: children, long-term

Post 1948

OTHER: children

Other information

In 1917 the Liverpool Infirmary for Children took over the administration of Thingwall Hall, near Barnston. This was a small country children's hospital which had recently been set up by two former nurses from the infirmary and was useful in providing care for more long term patients.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Liverpool Record Office and Local History Department

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1917 - 1948

   General

1917 - 1948

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue, Computerised

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

614 CHI

 
 
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