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Details: Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne

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Name

 

Present name

Broadmoor Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum (1863-1948); Broadmoor Institution (1948-1959)  

Address

Crowthorne RG45 7EG 

Previous location


Foundation Year

1863 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Current Trust

West London Mental Health NHS Trust 

Trust From

2001 

County (before 1974)

Berkshire 

County (1974-1996)

Berkshire 

County (after 1996)

Berkshire 

Status

Pre 1948

Before Criminal Justice Act 1948 Managed as part of the Home Office

Post 1948

NHS, Trust, Post Criminal Justice Act 1948 managed as part of Ministry of Health, within the NHS; 1959-1987 part of the Special Hospitals Board; 1987-1989 standalone Broadmoor Hospital Board; 1989-2001 part of Special Hospitals Service Authority

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Berkshire Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1861 - 2002

   General

1861 - 2002

   Finance

1867 - 1973

   Estates

1864 - 1988

   Admission & Discharge

1863 - 1965

   Staff

1863 - 1990

Clinical & Patients

1863 - 1943

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue, Computerised

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

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