LHB7 Royal Edinburgh Hospital


Reference Code: GB239 LHB7
Title: Royal Edinburgh Hospital: Finance
Dates of Creation of Material: 1841-1971
Level of Description: Sub-fonds
Extent and Medium of the Unit of Description: 44 shelf metres: bound volumes
Name of creator(s): Royal Edinburgh Hospital
Scope and Content: Letter books: Treasurer's Department 1846-1929; letter books: Clerk and Treasurer 1927-1941; wages books 1867-1949; abstracts of accounts 1867-1895; quarterly statements of accounts 1910-1968; cash books 1917-1961; contrasted states of expenditure 1861-1914; patients' funds and expenses 1912-1971; nursing home ledgers 1917-1950; board books 1841-1947; miscellaneous financial records 1871-1968
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