Hospitals and Health Authorities

image of a hospital in 1876

With the creation of the National Health Service in 1948 administration passed to regional hospital boards and hospital management committees; in 1974 these were replaced by regional and area health authorities; and in 1982 by district health authorities.

Records

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National Health Service, Brecon Executive Council 1947-74 (Ref: BH/1)

Brecon and Radnor Asylum (Talgarth Hospital) (Ref: BH/2 - catalogue not yet available online)

Crickhowell War Memorial Hospital (Ref: BH/3 - catalogue not yet available online)

* Talgarth Hospital see also PH/C below; B/DX/33

Records

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Montgomeryshire Insurance Committee 1912-48 (Ref: MH/1)

National Health Service, Montgomeryshire Executive Council 1947-74 (Ref: MH/1)

Montgomeryshire Panel Committee 1921-32 (Ref: MH/2)

Montgomeryshire Local Medical Committee 1949-74 (Ref: MH/2)

Newtown and Llanidloes Poor Law Union, Caersws workhouse 1844-1946 (Ref: MH/3)

Newtown and Llanidloes Poor Law Union, Caersws workhouse 1844-1946 (Ref: MH/4)

Victoria Memorial Hospital, Welshpool (Ref: M/H/5 - catalogue not yet available online)

* See also Montgomeryshire Infirmary 1867-1948 (Ref: M/QS/I) in Montgomeryshire Quarter Sessions

Records

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Radnorshire Insurance Committee 1912-48 (Ref: RH/1)

National Health Service, Radnorshire Executive Council 1947-74 (Ref: RH/1)

Radnorshire Panel and Local Medical Committee 1914-1974 (Ref: RH/2)

Knighton and District Nursing Association 1908-1993 (Ref: RH/3)

Knighton and Teme Hospital Board 1902-1939 (Ref: RH/4)

Llandrindod Wells Hospital (Ref: R/H/5 - catalogue not yet available online)

Records

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Powys Health Authority: annual reports (Ref: PH/A)

Powys Health Care Trust (Ref: PH/B)

Powys Health Authority, mainly property records: Talgarth Hospital; Highland Moors, The Bulwark (Chest Hospital) in Brecon; Estate Terriers (Ref: PH/C)

 

Certain records may be subject to restricted access. Please contact powys archives for more details

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