Glasgow Northern Hospitals Board of Management/ Greater Glasgow Health Board Northern District

Reference HB 32
Dates of Creation 1948-1984
Name of Creator Glasgow Northern Hospitals Board of Management/ Greater Glasgow Health Board Northern District (health administrative body : 1948-1984 : Glasgow)
Language of Material English
Physical Description 10 metres

Scope and Content

Board of Management and District Executive minutes 1948-1984
Committee minutes 1971-1982
Northern District Local Health Council minutes 1975-1983
Accounts 1953-1981
Subject and correspondence files 1948-1984
Bed complement returns 1967-1974

Administrative / Biographical History

The  Glasgow Northern Hospitals Board of Management was created in  1948  and was responsible for Stobhill, Ruchill, Western District, Baird Street and Robroyston Hospitals, Glasgow Convalescent Home and sundry clinics. It lost Baird Street to the Board of Management for the Glasgow Royal Infirmary and Associated Hospitals in 1962, the Western District Hospital to the Board of Management for Yorkhill and Associated Hospitals in 1965 and the Convalescent Home to Kirkintilloch and Kilsyth Board of Management in 1972. In  1974  the Board of Management was replaced by the new Greater Glasgow Health Board Northern District. The District was responsible for the Woodside Health Centre and a wide range of clinics as well as Birdston, Broomhill, Foresthall, Lennox Castle, Lenzie, Robroyston, Ruchill, Stobhill, Stoneyetts, Waverley Park and Woodilee hospitals. The District was disbanded in 1984.

Chronological within record class

Conditions Governing Access

Acquisition Information
Greater Glasgow Health Board Northern District

Other Finding Aids
Descriptive list

Alternative Form Available
No known copies

Archivist's Note
Compiled by Alistair Tough, Greater Glasgow NHS Board Archivist, 23 July 1998, revised 8 May 2019.

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

Appraisal Information
This material has been appraised in line with standard procedures

Custodial History
Records held within National Health Service prior to transfer

None expected

Related Material
HB28, Records of Western Regional Hospital Board, Glasgow; HB50, Stobhill Hospital; HB 55, Records of Greater Glasgow Health Board; HB42, Ruchill Hospital; HB44, Western District Hospital; HB36, Robroyston Hospital; HB33, Birdston Hospital; HB31, Broomhill Hospital; HB29, Foresthall Hospital; HB20 Lennox Castle, Stoneyetts Hospital and Waverley Park Home; and HB30 Woodilee Hospital