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Records of Broadstone Jubilee Hospital, Port Glasgow, Scotland

Author:
Compiled by Alistair Tough, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Board Archivist, 13 June 2008.
Reference:
GB 812 AC 3.
Title:
Records of Broadstone Jubilee Hospital, Port Glasgow, Scotland.
Dates of Creation:
1907-1979.
Extent:
1.00 metre.
Held at:
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Archives.
Name of Creator:
Broadstone Jubilee Hospital (hospital: 1907-1979 : Port Glasgow, Scotland).
Language of Material:
English.
Level of Description:
Fonds.
Edition:
First edition.

Administrative/Biographical History

The hospital was gifted to the citizens of Port Glasgow by Mr and Mrs Birkmyre of Broadstone. The building opened in 1907 and served as a general surgical hospital. It was run by its own board of management, composed of local businessmen, town councillors and lawyers. With the establishment of the National Health Service in 1948, the hospital joined the Board of Management for the Greenock and District Hospitals. In 1974 it passed into the care of the Inverclyde District of the Argyll and Clyde Board and closed in 1979.


Scope and Content

  • Miscellaneous other records
  • Registers, 1907-1979
  • Ward journals, 1908-1938
System of Arrangement:
Chronological within series.
Custodial History:
Records held by Inverclyde Council prior to transfer.
Immediate Source of Acquisition:
Library out-store, St Columba’s High School, Gourock.
Appraisal, Destruction and Scheduling:
This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 812 procedures.
Accruals:
None expected.
Access Conditions:
No restrictions.
Legal Status:
Public records.
Copyright / Reproduction:
Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Archivist.
Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents.
Existence of Copies:
No known copies.
This material is original.
Finding Aids:
None.
Related Units of Description:
GB 812 AC 9: Records of Greenock and District Hospitals Board of Management
GB 812 HB 28: Records of Western Regional Hospital Board, Glasgow
Publication Note:
No known publications using this material.

Fonds-Level Description Compilation Details

Compiled by Alistair Tough, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Board Archivist, 13 June 2008.