GD30 Dingleton Hospital

Patients: Bound

Reference Code: GB239 GD30
Title: Dingleton Hospital, Melrose: Patients (bound records)
Dates of Creation of Material: 1845-1986
Level of Description: Sub-fonds
Extent and Medium of the Unit of Description: 6.7 shelf metres: bound volumes, papers
Name of creator(s): Dingleton Hospital, Melrose
Scope and Content: Patients' books: entries by the Commissioners in Lunacy 1900-1948; Sheriff's committal orders 1845-1963; miscellaneous patient entry papers c1876-1940; Roxburgh, Berwick and Selkirk District Asylum indices to registers of lunatics 1846-1940; registers of lunatics and patients 1846-1965; registers of voluntary patients 1875-1962; Dingleton Hospital register of certified patients 1893-1967; Dingleton Hospital register of admissions 1961-1966; miscellaneous indices of patients c1923-1950; registers of deaths 1872-1966; registers of discharges and removals 1872-1966; Dingleton Hospital voluntary patients, register of discharges and deaths 1949-1964; Roxburgh, Berwick and Selkirk District Asylum post mortem registers 1928-1948; registers of accidents 1905-1961; register of escapes (also includes accidents and transfers from class to class) 1874-1970; register of restraint and seclusion 1881-1962; probation registers 1902-1947; annual certificates in terms of Section 7 of the Act 29 and 30 Vict Cap. 51 1936-1944; register of patients transferred from Bangour 1950-1960; register of patient file references c1964-1979; Millholme House Asylum case books 1848-1872; Roxburgh, Berwick and Selkirk District Asylum case books 1872-1921; miscellaneous case notes c1922-1952; Dingleton Hospital volumes of patient notes 1951-1960; diet rolls 1935-1951; daily registers 1946-1968; dangerous drugs registers and lists 1950-1986
Conditions Governing Access: Access is subject to the terms of the NHS Records Management Code of Practice 2010, the UK Data Protection Act 1998 and the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002
Language/Scripts of Material: English
Archivists' Notes: Compiled by Mike Barfoot and Jenny McDermott using existing handlists
Rules or Conventions: Description based on ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description International Council on Archives (2nd edition), 2000
Date(s) of Description: August 2002, last updated September 2009