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Details: Royal Salop Infirmary, Shrewsbury

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Name

 

Present name

Royal Salop Infirmary 

Previous name(s)

Salop Infirmary (1744 - 1914)  

Address

St Mary's Street Shrewsbury  

Foundation Year

1744 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1977 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Birmingham 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Shrewsbury 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

West Midlands 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Salop 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

County (before 1974)

Shropshire 

County (1974-1996)

Shropshire 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute

Other information

Nurses Home - St Mary's Place closed 1977. Nurses Home - Kennedy Road, Shrewsbury now serving Royal Shrewsbury Hospital.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Shropshire Records and Research Centre

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1744 - 1961

   General

1744 - 1948

   Admission & Discharge

1931 - 1961

   Ephemera

-

Clinical & Patients

1931 - 1961

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Location of finding aids

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