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Details: Birkenhead Children's Hospital, Birkenhead

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Name

 

Present name

Birkenhead Children's Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Wirral Dispensary and Hospital for Sick Children (1869 - 1872)
Birkenhead and Wirral Children's Hospital (1872 - c.1948)  

Address

Woodchurch Road Birkenhead  

Foundation Year

1869 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1982 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Liverpool 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Birkenhead 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Mersey 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Northern 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

County (before 1974)

Cheshire 

County (1974-1996)

Merseyside 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

Voluntary

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Children

Post 1948

OTHER: Children.

Other information

Hospital services transferred to Arrowe Park Hospital.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Wirral Archives Service

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1870 - 1979

   General

1870 - 1974

   Nursing

1932 - 1944

   Admission & Discharge

1949 - 1979

   Ephemera

1883 - 1948

   Pictorial

1884 - 1938

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue

Location of finding aids

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

Details

AR: CAT: AR: See also Birkenhead Hospital Management Committee. OTHER: Liverpool University Archives.

Catalogues in A2A

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