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Details: Bridge of Earn Hospital, Bridge of Earn

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Name

 

Present name

Bridge of Earn Hospital 

Address

Bridge of Earn PH2 9AQ 

Foundation Year

1939 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1992 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Eastern 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

County and City of Perth General 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Scotland 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Scotland 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Perth and Kinross 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Perth and Kinross 

County (before 1974)

Perthshire 

County (1974-1996)

Perthshire 

Status

Pre 1948

Built as temporary Emergency Medical Service Hospital in 1939

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute, Other: Rehabilitation

Other information

Built as a temporary Emergency Medical Service Hospital in 1939; Rehabilitation Unit from Gleneagles Hotel moved there in 1946. Orthopaedic Unit transferred from Larbert in 1947. Hospital finally closed 1992.

Records can be found at:

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1939 - 1973

   General

1939 - 1973

   Estates

1940 - 1949

   Ephemera

1940 - 1944

Clinical & Patients

1948 - 1984

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