LHB7 Royal Edinburgh Hospital


Reference Code: GB239 LHB7
Title: Royal Edinburgh Hospital: Administration
Dates of Creation of Material: 1807-2003
Level of Description: Sub-fonds
Extent and Medium of the Unit of Description: 3.8 shelf metres: bound volumes, papers
Name of creator(s): Royal Edinburgh Hospital
Scope and Content: Rules and regulations 1867-c1932; general administration 1807-1982; legal records 1873-1908; correspondence about patients 1950-1959; patient statistics 1844-1964; housekeeping and farm records 1868-1968; administration files 1967-1998; files of Facilities Manager 1998-2003; building plans and specifications 1808-1966
Conditions Governing Access: Access is subject to the terms of 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; updated June 2007, January 2011