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Details: Cardiff Royal Infirmary, Cardiff

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Name

 

Present name

Cardiff Royal Infirmary 

Previous name(s)

Cardiff Dispensary (1822 - 1923)
Glamorgan and Monmouthshire Infirmary and Dispensary (1837 - 1895)
Cardiff Infirmary (1895 - 1911)
King Edward VII Hospital (1911 - 1923)  

Address

Newport Road Cardiff CF2 1SZ 

Foundation Year

1822 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1999 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Welsh 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

University Hospital of Wales (Cardiff) 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Wales 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Wales 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

South Glamorgan (Teaching) 

District Health Authority (1982- )

South Glamorgan 

Current Trust

University Hospital of Wales Healthcare NHS Trust 

Trust From

1996 

County (before 1974)

Glamorgan 

County (1974-1996)

South Glamorgan 

County (after 1996)

Cardiff 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General

Post 1948

Acute

Other information

The Cardiff Royal Infirmary closed in 1999 and casualty service transferred to the University Hospital, Cardiff Health, Cardiff CF4 4XW.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Glamorgan Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1822 - 1969

   General

1822 - 1848

   Nursing

1904 - 1964

   Admission & Discharge

-

   Staff

-

   Pictorial

1900 - 1969

Clinical & Patients

-

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR), National Register of Archives (NRA)

Details

DHC

Notes

Admission and diagnostic registers, nursing staff registers, and correspondence; admission and discharge registers, theatre registers, annual clinical record 1926-1987

 
 
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