LHB36 Gogarburn Hospital

Patients (bound records)

Reference Code: GB239 LHB36
Title: Gogarburn Hospital: Patients (bound records)
Dates of Creation of Material: c1914-1991
Level of Description: Sub-fonds
Extent and Medium of the Unit of Description: 3.4 shelf metres: bound volumes
Name of creator(s): Gogarburn Hospital
Scope and Content: Institution registers of defectives 1915-1987; daily registers 1924-1968; registers of admissions 1958-1991; registers of discharges and removals 1915-1990; registers of death 1916-1990; miscellaneous registers and related volumes c1914-1983
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
Note: Since the closure of Gogarburn Hospital some more recent patient records have been transferred to the Centre for Learning Disabilities at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital
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: September 2002, last updated September 2009