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Details: Aberdeen Dispensary, Aberdeen

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Present name

Aberdeen Dispensary 

Previous name(s)

Aberdeen Dispensary, Vaccine and Lying-In Institution (1823 -
Aberdeen Dispensary, Maternity Hospital and Vaccine Institution  


Castle Street Aberdeen  

Previous location

Guestrow (1870 - 1893)
Barnett's Close (1893 - 1900)

Foundation Year




Closure year


Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

Not Applicable 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Not Applicable 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Not Applicable 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

Not Applicable 

District Health Authority (1982- )

Not Applicable 

County (before 1974)


County (1974-1996)

Not Applicable 

County (after 1996)

Not applicable 


Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948


Pre 1948

General, Maternity

Post 1948


Records can be found at:

Northern Health Services Archives

Record type

Date range


1909 - 1910


1909 - 1910

Clinical & Patients

1781 - 1838

Finding aids

Finding aids


Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)


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