Catalogue description Records of ST. GEORGE-IN-THE-EAST HOSPITAL, Raine Street, London

This record is held by Barts Health NHS Trust Archives (Royal London Hospital Archives)

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Title: Records of ST. GEORGE-IN-THE-EAST HOSPITAL, Raine Street, London
Description:

The collection consists of a volume of minutes and collection of photographic postcards.

Date: 1930-1956
Related material:

Administrative records of the Hospital up to 1948 are at London Metropolitan Archives, 40, Northampton Road, London, EC1R OHB.

Held by: Barts Health NHS Trust Archives (Royal London Hospital Archives), not available at The National Archives
Language: English
Creator:

St George-in-the-East Hospital, Stepney, London

Physical description: 2 Files
Immediate source of acquisition:

This volume was transferred from the Public Record Office to the Archives, together with the records of the Stepney Group Hospital Management Committee on 6th August 1985.

Administrative / biographical background:

The Hospital was erected in 1871 by the Board of Guardians, under the provisions of the Metropolitan Poor Act, 1867. A Nurse Training School was established in 1893. In 1930, when it passed to the London County Council, it had 406 beds. With the establishment of the National Health Service in 1948 it was transferred to the Stepney Group Hospital Management Committee. The Hospital was closed in September 1956.

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