Records of the Lanarkshire Medical Practitioners Union, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Minutes and annual reports 1913-1940, with some financial statements of the Lanarkshire Collieries Medical Service Association

Administrative / Biographical History

The Lanarkshire Medical Practitioners Union was formed in 1913  to represent the interests of general practitioners of medicine in Lanarkshire, Scotland, particularly in dealings with the Lanarkshire Collieries Medical Service Association, a work scheme that looked after the health of miners and their families. So far as can be ascertained the Union had no links with the British Medical Practitioners Union.


The material is arranged into series as described in the scope and content. Within series, the items are generally arranged chronologically.

Conditions Governing Access


Acquisition Information

Lanarkshire Health Board

Other Finding Aids

Digital file level list available in searchroom.

Manual file level list available at the National Registers of Archives in London (NRA 37739)

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Alistair Tough, GGHB Archivist, 27 July 1998

Revised by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 21 December 2001

Conditions Governing Use

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

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use & 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

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