Records of Renfrew District of Argyll and Clyde Health Board, Paisley, Scotland

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  • District Executive Group minutes 1974-1984

Administrative / Biographical History

The  Renfrew District of Argyll and Clyde Health Board was established in  1974  as the successor to the Board of Management for Paisley and District Hospitals. It was responsible for Barshaw, Broadfield, Caldwell, Darnley, Dykebar, Elderslie, Hawkhead, Johnstone, Merchiston, Paisley Maternity, Riccartsbar and Thorn hospitals, Royal Alexandra Infirmary, Royal Victoria Eye Infirmary, Barrhead Health Centre and various clinics. In  2005  the Argyll and Clyde Health Board was scrapped and authority for this district passed to NHS Greater Glasgow. For the areas of Argyll and Bute, authority passed to the NHS Highland.


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Archivist's Note

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

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Related Material

GB 812 AC 14, records of Barshaw Hospital, Paisley; AC 16, records of Royal Victoria Eye Infirmary, Paisley; AC 18, records of Dykebar Hospital, Renfrewshire; AC 20, records of Dykebar and Associated Hospitals, [previously Renfrewshire Mental Hospitals], Board of Management; AC 21, records of Paisley and District Hospitals Board of Management; AC 22 and HH 70, records of Royal Alexandra Infirmary, Paisley; AC 23, records of Craw Road Institution, Paisley; AC 47, records of Elderslie Hospital, Johnstone, Renfrewshire; and HB 15, records of Darnley Hospital, Renfrewshire.

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