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Hope, Mann, Todd and Kirk, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh law agents

Identifier: GD13

Scope and Contents

Inventories of Writs and Title Deeds, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh 1885; papers relating to the Old Infirmary 1738-1885; Surgeons Square 1765-1861; Surgeons Square and George Square papers 1849-1862; miscellaneous papers relating to the Medical Society of Edinburgh 1779-1862; High School Wynd petition 1742; Infirmary Street 1690-1829; Burnbrae (formerly Linhouse) 1837-1883; Sinclair Johnson papers 1927-1940; Sandyhill, St. Andrews 1784-1935; Mrs. Louise Eliza Barron, of Aberfoyle's Trust 1931-1946; Wharton Place 1822-1871; tithes payable to the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh 1941; rebuilding and enlargement of Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh 1868; miscellaneous writs and related papers 1837-1894; papers relating to repayment of bonds secured on property 1940-1948


  • Creation: 1690-1948

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access


Biographical / Historical

This firm was founded in 1836 and transacted the legal business of the Infirmary from that date. After 1873 individual members of the firm were appointed law agents.


1 shelf metre: papers


Chronological within record class

Other Finding Aids

Manual partially itemised descriptive list available

Custodial History


Immediate Source of Acquisition

National Archives of Scotland, c1995


No further accessions are expected

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Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh (LHB1)

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Repository Details

Part of the Lothian Health Services Archive Repository

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