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Details: Broughton Hospital, Chester

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Name

 

Present name

Broughton Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Hawarden Workhouse (1853 - 1930)
Broughton Institution (1930 - 1948)  

Address

Broughton Chester CH4 0DF 

Foundation Year

1853 

Closed

Yes 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Welsh 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Wrexham, Powys and Mawddach 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Wales 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Wales 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Clwyd South 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Clwyd 

County (before 1974)

Flintshire 

County (1974-1996)

Clwyd 

Status

Pre 1948

Poor Law, Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Post 1948

Mental

Other information

Records relating specifically to an infirmary / sick room / cottage hospital do not occur before 1930.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Flintshire Record Office

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1906 - 1950

   General

1907 - 1933

   Finance

1906 - 1911

   Admission & Discharge

1933 - 1949

   Other

1931 - 1994

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG), Catalogue, Card Index

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Notes

Consultation papers relating to proposed closure, 1993-94

 
 
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