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Details: Guy's Hospital, London

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Name

 

Present name

Guy's Hospital 

Address

St Thomas' Street London SE1 9RT 

Previous location




Foundation Year

1725 

Closed

No 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

London (Teaching) 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Guy's 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

South East Thames 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

South East Thames 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Guy's (Teaching) 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Lewisham and North Southwark 

Current Trust

Guy's and St Thomas's Hospital NHS Trust 

Previous Trust

Guy's NHS Trust from 1990 

Trust From

1993 

County (before 1974)

Surrey/London 

County (1974-1996)

Greater London 

County (after 1996)

Greater London 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

General, Mental

Post 1948

Acute

Other information

Guy's Maudsley Neurosurgical Unit was founded in 1954 and administered by the Governors of Bethlem Royal Hospital and the Maudsley Hospital, but partly financed by Guy's.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Essex Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

-

   Estates

-

Finding aids

Finding aids

Location of finding aids

Local Record Office (LRO)

Details

Catalogues in A2A

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  Lincolnshire Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1800 - 1999

   Estates

-

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Local Record Office (LRO)

Details

Brief Reports: Very Brief Hospital and Charity Annual Reports.

Catalogues in A2A

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Notes

Annual Reports 1897 - 1947 SC/PPS/093/24,82

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  Wellcome Library

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1743 - 1944

   General

1911 - 1944

   Finance

1918 - 1930

   Ephemera

1743 - 1916

Clinical & Patients

1804 - 1874

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Sources leaflet: Individual Hospitals in the UK: London

Catalogues in A2A

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Notes

pharmacopœia, 1743 MS 6164; Pharmacopaeia, in recipe collection, 1746 MS 7152; List of wards and pharmacopaeia, in papers of Carr family, mid C18th MS 5203; Manuscript testimonial for Dr Oliver Barron signed by senior figures at Guy's, 1803. MS.7326/1; Case records, amongst lecture notes etc, 1804-5 MSS 1682-3; Case notes. 1810 MS 5267; Pharmacopaeia, interleaved (Sir William Withey Gull's copy), 1838 MS 2654; material in Thomas Hodgkin papers PP/HO; 2 cases treated by John Birkett 1873-4 MS 6923; Printed letter to a VAD nurse detailing recent developments at the hospital, 1916 MS 7891/1; W S Handley's notes on diagnosis and surgical techniques, 1894 GC/152: Annual Reports of Bacteriological Department, 1911-44 and two workbooks (1918-30) of medical supplies purchased by the Department GC/130

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  London Metropolitan Archives

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1617 - 2010

   General

1722 - 1965

   Finance

1723 - 1996

   Estates

1700 - 2010

   Nursing

1851 - 1968

   Admission & Discharge

1725 - 1948

   Staff

1739 - 1960

   Ephemera

1800 - 1980

   Pictorial

1725 - 1970

   Private Papers

1617 - 1939

   Other

1861 - 1963

Clinical & Patients

1837 - 1978

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

AR: CAT: H09/GY. Hospital and Charity Annual Reports. Something newly accessioned as B99/031

Catalogues in A2A

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Notes

Papers of Thomas Guy; Includes records of Guy's Hospital Trained Nurses Institution 1892 - 1922; Lying-In Charity; Nuffield House; York Clinic; Nursing School; Medical School, School of Physiotherapy etc Annual Reports 1897 - 1947 SC/PPS/093/24,82; Dedds 1700-2010

Guy's Hospital

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1974 - 1996

   General

-

   Estates

-

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Local Record Office (LRO)

Details

LRO: BG (deeds): London Metropolitan Archives.

Catalogues in A2A

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Notes

Includes recent administrative records and records of various departments, eg School of Radiography and Department of Pharmacy.

notes

  Southwark Local Studies Library

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1776 - 1816

   Admission & Discharge

1776 - 1816

Clinical & Patients

1776 - 1816

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Catalogues in A2A

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Notes

Southwark Archives 5929. Records are indexed. They are all petitions for admission from the poor of St George the Martyr Parish, Southwark.

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  United Medical and Dental Schools (UMDS), Guy's and St Thomas's Hospitals

Record type

Date range

Clinical & Patients

1850 - 1850

Finding aids

Finding aids

Location of finding aids

Details

Catalogues in A2A

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Notes

Includes records of medical school, according to the Greater London Record Office.

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  Herefordshire Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

-

   Estates

-

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

Local Record Office (LRO)

Details

Catalogues in A2A

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