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North Lothian District, Lothian Health Board

Identifier: LHB27

Scope and Contents

Management 1974-1984; administration 1973-1984


  • Creation: 1973-1984

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Conditions Governing Access

Normal 30 year Scottish closure rules apply

Biographical / Historical

Formed in 1974 as a result of NHS reorganisation. It was superseded by hospital- and community-based units of management in 1984. It consisted of the following hospitals: Beechmount; Belhaven; Corstorphine; Dunbar Cottage; Eastern General; East Fortune; Edenhall; Edington; Gogarburn; Herdmanflat; Leith; Musselburgh; Northern General; Roodlands General; Vert Memorial and Western General.


2.7 shelf metres: papers


Chronological within record class

Other Finding Aids

Manual item-level descriptive list available

Custodial History

Records held within the National Health Service prior to transfer

Immediate Source of Acquisition

E Cuthbert, North Lothian District, June 1984


No further accessions are expected

Related Materials

Lothian Health Board (LHB37)

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Repository Details

Part of the Lothian Health Services Archive Repository

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