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Details: Weymouth and District Hospital, Weymouth

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Name

 

Present name

Weymouth and District Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Weymouth Sanatorium (1848 - 1902)
Princess Christian Hospital and Sanatorium (1902 - 1921)  

Address

Melcombe Avenue Weymouth DT4 7TB 

Previous location

St Thomas Street (1848 - 1863)
Clarence Buildings (1863 - 1902)
Westerhall Road, Weymouth (1902 - ?)

Foundation Year

1848 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South West Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

West Dorset Group 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Wessex 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Wessex 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

West Dorset 

District Health Authority (1982- )

West Dorset 

County (before 1974)

Dorset 

County (1974-1996)

Dorset 

County (after 1996)

Dorset 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General, Women, Children

Post 1948

Acute

Other information

Linked with Weymouth Royal Hospital in 1921.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Dorset History Centre

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1909 - 1991

   General

1909 - 1991

   Admission & Discharge

1927 - 1948

Clinical & Patients

1906 - 1936

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Catalogue: NG/HH/WY(D)

Catalogues in A2A

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Notes

Includes some material on other Weymouth and Dorset Hospitals 1915-1991

 
 
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