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Details: Whitecroft Hospital, Newport

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Name

 

Present name

Whitecroft Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Isle of Wight (County) Lunatic Asylum (1896 -)
Isle of Wight (County) Mental Hospital (by 1929 - 1950)  

Address

Sandy Lane Newport PO30 3EB (Since 1896) 

Foundation Year

1896 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

c1990 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South West Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Isle of Wight Group 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Wessex 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Wessex 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Isle of Wight 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Isle of Wight 

County (before 1974)

Isle of Wight 

County (1974-1996)

Isle of Wight 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Isle of Wight County Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1892 - 1983

   General

1892 - 1950

   Admission & Discharge

1896 - 1966

   Staff

1896 - 1966

Clinical & Patients

1896 - 1909

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

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