Records of Lansdowne Clinic, Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Annual Reports 1936-1947 and 1958-1968
  • Correspondence of Dr Angus MacNiven regarding the founding of Clinic 1934-1949

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.


Chronological within record class

Access Information

Normal 30 year and 75 year closures apply

Acquisition Information

Lansdowne Clinic, Glasgow

Other Finding Aids

Descriptive list

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Archivist's Note

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

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the Archivist.

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents.

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 812 procedures

Custodial History

Records held within National Health Service prior to transfer


None expected

Related Material

GB 812 HB 13, Records of Gartnavel Royal Hospital, Glasgow