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Details: Bangour Village Hospital, Broxburn

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Name

 

Present name

Bangour Village Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Edinburgh War Hospital 1939-1945  

Address

Broxburn EH52 6LW 

Previous location


Foundation Year

1904 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

2004 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

South Eastern 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

West Lothian 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

Scotland 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

Scotland 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

West Lothian 

District Health Authority (1982- )

West Lothian 

Current Trust

West Lothian Healthcate NHS Trust 

Previous Trust

West Lothian NHS Trust 

Trust From

1999 

County (before 1974)

West Lothian 

County (1974-1996)

West Lothian 

County (after 1996)

West Lothian 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority, Military

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Geriatric, Mental

Other information

Hendrie, W.F. and MacLeod, D.A.D. The Bangour story: a history of Bangour Village and General Hospitals Edinburgh: Mercat Press, 1992

Records can be found at:

notes

  Lothian Health Services Archive

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1903 - 2004

   General

1903 - 2004

   Estates

1904 - 2000

   Nursing

1945 - 1955

   Admission & Discharge

1904 - 1982

   Staff

1904 - 1969

   Ephemera

1956 - 1956

   Pictorial

1910 - 1994

Clinical & Patients

1904 - 1982

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue, Computerised

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR), National Register of Archives (NRA)

Details

Notes

Records include Minutes of Edinburgh District Board of Lunacy/Board of Control, 1899-1929, and annual reports of the General Board of Commissioners in Lunacy for Scotland 1859-1914

 
 
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