Online Exhibitions/Resources

Royal Charter of the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

King George II granted a Royal Charter in 1736 naming Edinburgh's Infirmary, which had been founded in 1729, the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.  The charter is in Latin and has the Great Seal of Scotland attached.

LHSA created 3 posters about the Charter in 2003:

Poster 1: General Information about the Charter and Seal

Poster 2: The Charter text in English

Poster 3: Images of the Charter and Seal

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