Ref NoD5874/UL
TitleKingsway Hospital, formerly Derby Borough Asylum
Date[late 19th-20th cent]
Extent12.5 shelves
Administrative HistoryDerby Borough Asylum opened in 1888, with 27 patients, housed in a building designed by Hull architect Benjamin S. Jacobs. It later became known as Kingsway Hospital, and was taken over by the National Health Service in 1948.
Custodial HistoryRecords were first deposited by Kingsway Hospital in 2002. Further deposits were received in 2003 and 2019.
CreatorKingsway Hospital, formerly Derby Borough Asylum
DescriptionThis collection is uncatalogued. Please download document below for interim list. Summary: Index to Male Patients c1888-1965; Index to Female Patients c1888-1962; Patient registers, 1888-1994 (incomplete); Male Case books 1891-1920; Female Case books 1888-1930; Medical Registers 1922-1953; Registers of Discharges and Transfers 1907-1951; Register of Discharges and Deaths 1888-1906; Death registers 1897-[mid-1960s]; Post Mortem Register 1889-1925; Daily number of Patients, with names 1954-1963; Accident Book 1981-1982; Private Patients accounts 1950-1960; Gift Fund Account Cash Book 1964-1968; Register of Defectives 1914-1931; Register of Mechanical restraint and seclusion 1939-1947; Staff Service Register, 1890s-1909; Staff Certificates of Service, Oct 1911-Jun 1948; Staff Report books 1888-1970; Medical Journals 1896-1925; Maintenance Book 1988-1950; Daily Average Book 1932-1948; Annual reports, 1889-1968 (incomplete); and Service Report on hospital 1975
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Related MaterialFor further records of Kingsway Hospital, see D7066. For records of Kingsway Hospital’s Annual Flower Show, see D5922.
DocumentD5874 Interim List.doc
Organisation TypeOfficial Bodies - Health and welfare
DS/UK/3644Derby; Kingsway Hospital; 1888-; mental health hospital, former Victorian lunatic asylum1888-
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