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St. Thomas' Hospital (London, England)


  • [St. Thomas's Hospital was founded about 1200. It was known for a short time as the King's Hospital. It includes a group of hospitals known together as St. Thomas' Hospital, by statutory instrument. Its Board of Governors was dissolved on 31 March 1974 under the provisions of the National Health Service reorganization act of 1973 and the hospital passed into the control of Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham Area Health Authority in St. Thomas' Health District.]

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  • Variants

    • St. Thomas's Hospital (London, England)
    • Saint Thomas's Hospital (London, England)
    • London (England). St. Thomas's Hospital
  • Additional Information

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    • Associated Locale

        (naf) London (England)
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Saint Thomas's Hospital (London, England)
  • Sources

    • found: Nightingale Training School (London, England). The Nightingale Training School ... 1960:t.p. (St. Thomas' Hospital)
    • found: PharmacopÅ“ia of St. Thomas's Hospital. War emergency edition, 1941
    • found: Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust website, viewed 1 Dec. 2016(St Thomas' Hospital; Westminster Bridge Road, London, SE1 7EH)
    • found: Wikipedia, viewed 1 Dec. 2016(St Thomas' Hospital)
  • General Notes

    • [St. Thomas's Hospital was founded about 1200. It was known for a short time as the King's Hospital. It includes a group of hospitals known together as St. Thomas' Hospital, by statutory instrument. Its Board of Governors was dissolved on 31 March 1974 under the provisions of the National Health Service reorganization act of 1973 and the hospital passed into the control of Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham Area Health Authority in St. Thomas' Health District.]
  • Editorial Notes

    • [There appears to have been a (minor) name change, possibly in the 1950s, from "St. Thomas's Hospital" to "St. Thomas' Hospital)]
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-10-03: new
    • 2016-12-02: revised
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