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Details: Little Folks Home, Bexhill On Sea

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Name

 

Present name

Little Folks Home 

Address

Little Common Bexhill On Sea  

Previous location

Woodham Rise, Woking, during WWII

Foundation Year

1911 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

c1975 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

North East Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Queen Elizabeth 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Not Applicable 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Not Applicable 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

County (before 1974)

Sussex 

County (1974-1996)

Not Applicable 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 

Status

Pre 1948

OTHER: Free for patients of the Queen's Hospital for Children, London.

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Children

Post 1948

OTHER: Children's convalescent home.

Other information

The Home was for children of both sexes aged from three to fourteen, who had been patients of the Queen's Hospital for Children, London. They could stay for 50 days. In 1929 there were 257 patients and 36 beds, of which 34 were occupied on average. The Home had been purchased and was partly maintained by the readers of 'Little Folks'.

Records can be found at:

notes

  Royal London Hospital Archives Centre and Museum

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1911 - 1950

   General

1911 - 1944

   Finance

1927 - 1950

   Admission & Discharge

-

Finding aids

Finding aids

Brief Guide(BG)

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

Notes

With records of Queen Elizabeth's Children's Service

 
 
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