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Records of Lansdowne Clinic, Glasgow, Scotland

Author:
Compiled by Alistair Tough, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Archivist, 23 July 1998.
Reference:
GB 812 HB 27.
Title:
Records of Lansdowne Clinic, Glasgow, Scotland.
Dates of Creation:
1936-1968.
Extent:
0.20 metres.
Held at:
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Archives.
Name of Creator:
Lansdowne Clinic (psychiatric hospital: 1936- : Glasgow, Scotland).
Language of Material:
English.
Level of Description:
Fonds.
Edition:
First edition.

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Administrative/Biographical History

Lansdowne Clinic was founded in 1936 to provide out-patient treatment for psycho-neurotic patients. The Clinic was incorporated into the National Health Service in 1948 and placed under the Board of Management for Glasgow Royal Mental Hospital. In 1974 it was placed in the Western District of the Greater Glasgow Health Board.


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Scope and Content

  • Annual Reports, 1936-1947 and 1958-1968
  • Correspondence of Dr Angus MacNiven regarding the founding of Clinic, 1934-1949
System of Arrangement:
Chronological within record class.
Custodial History:
Records held within National Health Service prior to transfer.
Immediate Source of Acquisition:
Lansdowne Clinic, Glasgow.
Appraisal, Destruction and Scheduling:
This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 812 procedures.
Accruals:
None expected.
Access Conditions:
Normal 30 year and 75 year closures apply.

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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:
Descriptive list.
Related Units of Description:
GB 812 HB 13: Records of Gartnavel Royal Hospital, Glasgow
Publication Note:
No known publications using this material.

Fonds-Level Description Compilation Details

Compiled by Alistair Tough, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Archivist, 23 July 1998.

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