Dykebar & Associated Hospitals Board of Management

Reference AC 20
Dates of Creation 1948-1969
Name of Creator Dykebar & Associated Hospitals Board of Management (administrative health body : 1948-1968 : Renfrewshire)
Language of Material English
Physical Description 1.3 metres

Scope and Content

Minute books, 1948-68
Financial records 1948-1969

Administrative / Biographical History

Formed in  1948 as the Renfrewshire Mental Hospitals Board of Management and re-named in 1964, the Board had responsibility for  Dykebar Hospital, Ravenscraig, Broadfield and Riccartsbar Hospitals and the psychiatric section of  Craw Road Institution. The  Dykebar & Associated Hospitals Board of Management was disbanded in  1968 . Ravenscraig Hospital was then placed under the Greenock & District Hospitals Board of Management whilst the other hospitals were transferred to  Paisley & District Hospitals Board of Management.

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Archivist's Note
Fonds level description compiled by Alistair Tough, Greater Glasgow NHS Board Archivist, 1 July 1998 and revised by Alistair Tough, 8 May 2019.

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents.

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This material has been appraised in line with standard procedures

Custodial History
Records held within National Health Service prior to transfer

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Related Material
AB1 Argyll and Clyde Health Board; AC12 Ravenscraig Hospital;AC17 Riccartsbar Hospital; AC18 Dykebar Hospital, Renfrewshire; AC23 Craw Road Institution, Paisley; HB28 Western Regional Hospital Board, Glasgow.