Series DDR - Patient discharge, transfer and/or death registers and lists


Date Range1782 - 1991, 1782-1810 and 1853-1991
Quantity120 cm, 43 volumes
ProvenanceBethlem Royal Hospital
Description

The format of discharge, transfer and/or death registers changed several times between 1782 and 1991. From 1907 to 1965, deaths were recorded in separate volumes (DDR-15 to DDR-18), and a run of volumes giving brief details of discharge separate from the main run of volumes was maintained from 1910 to 1962 (DDR-19 to DDR-21).

ArrangedArranged chronologically (usually by date of discharge), but grouped into runs where overlap occurs.
AccessPartially closed until 1 January 2092
Related Series
Related

ADA  General admission and discharge registers 1918 - 1991

ARA  General admission registers 1683 - 1973

Part of

05  Registers: admission and discharge


Inventory Listing

DDR-01 Discharge register

Including details of leave of absence between February 1782 and September 1785.

Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range 1782 - 1810    Quantity 5.5 cm, 1 volume
Formats Register
Inventory Identifier DDR-01 Series Box Number A12/3 Series DDR
DDR-02 Discharge register

This register includes admission entries for criminal patients, and strictly speaking, these entries derive their provenance from the State Criminal Lunatic Asylum, as Bethlem officers were paid by the state to administer and provide care for criminal lunatics.

Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range November 1853 - May 1861    Quantity 3.5 cm, 1 volume
Formats Register
Inventory Identifier DDR-02 Series Box Number A12/3 Series DDR
DDR-03 Discharge register

This register includes admission entries for criminal patients, and strictly speaking, these entries derive their provenance from the State Criminal Lunatic Asylum, as Bethlem officers were paid by the state to administer and provide care for criminal lunatics.

Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range May 1861 - July 1868    Quantity 3.5 cm, 1 volume
Formats Register
Inventory Identifier DDR-03 Series Box Number A12/3 Series DDR
DDR-04 Discharge register
Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range July 1868 - December 1877    Quantity 3.5 cm, 1 volume
Formats Register
Inventory Identifier DDR-04 Series Box Number A12/3 Series DDR
DDR-05 Discharge register
Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range January 1878 - December 1884    Quantity 3.5 cm, 1 volume
Formats Register
Inventory Identifier DDR-05 Series Box Number A12/3 Series DDR
DDR-06 Discharge register
Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range January 1885 - April 1890    Quantity 3.5 cm, 1 volume
Formats Register
Inventory Identifier DDR-06 Series Box Number A12/3 Series DDR
DDR-07 Discharge register
Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range May 1890 - August 1895    Quantity 3.5 cm, 1 volume
Formats Register
Inventory Identifier DDR-07 Series Box Number A12/3 Series DDR
DDR-08 Discharge register
Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range September 1895 - December 1903    Quantity 3.5 cm, 1 volume
Formats Register
Inventory Identifier DDR-08 Series Box Number A12/3 Series DDR
DDR-09 Register of removal, discharge and death
Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range 1904 - 1906    Quantity 3.5 cm, 1 volume
Formats Register
Inventory Identifier DDR-09 Series Box Number A12/3 Series DDR
DDR-10 Discharge and transfer register
Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range 1907 - 1921    Quantity 3.5 cm, 1 volume
Formats Register
Inventory Identifier DDR-10 Series Box Number A12/3 Series DDR
DDR-15 Register of deaths
Creator Bethlem Royal Hospital
Date range 1907 - 1927    Quantity 3.5 cm, 1 volume
Formats Register
Inventory Identifier DDR-15 Series Box Number A12/3 Series DDR

Published by the Bethlem Museum of the Mind, 28 June 2012
Listed by Colin Gale
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Updated 18 July 2013
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