Records of Paisley & District Hospitals Board of Management, administrative health body, Renfrewshire, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Minutes 1959-1974
  • Miscellaneous 1949-1966

Administrative / Biographical History

Formed in  Paisley & District Hospitals Board of Management 1948  was responsible for the Royal Alexandra Infirmary, Glen Coats Auxiliary Hospital, Royal Victoria Eye Infirmary, Barshaw Maternity Hospital, Hawkhead Hospital, Elderslie Cottage Hospital, Thornhill Maternity Hospital, Johnstone Infectious Disease Hospital, Johnstone Smallpox Hospital, Peesweep Sanatorium, and Darnley Hospital. In 1968 Dykebar, Riccartsbar and Broadfield psychiatric hospitals were added. In  1974  this Board of Management was replaced by the  Renfrew District of Argyll & Clyde Health Board.


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Archivist's Note

Fonds level description compiled by Alistair Tough, Greater Glasgow NHS Board Archivist, 30 July 1998.

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

Custodial History

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Related Material

GB 812 AC14 Barshaw Hospital, Paisley; AC15 Thornhill Maternity Hospital, Johnstone, Renfrewshire; AC16 Royal Victoria Eye Infirmary, Paisley; AC18 Dykebar Hospital, Renfrewshire; AC22 Royal Alexandra Infirmary, Paisley; AC23 Craw Road Institution, Paisley; AC47 Elderslie Hospital, Johnstone, Renfrewshire; AC57 Renfrew District of Argyll and Clyde Health Board, Paisley; HB28 Western Regional Hospital Board, Glasgow.


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