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Collection RC4/9 - Achmore School, Lewis

Identity area

Reference code

GB3002 RC4/9


Achmore School, Lewis


  • 1917-1992 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

8 volumes

Context area

Name of creator

Achmore School (1875-1992)

Administrative history

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Internal transfer from Museum nan Eilean (Accn 2011-13)

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Log books 1917-1992 (2 volumes), daily attendance registers 1986-1992 (6 volumes)

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Arranged within series. Within series, items are arranged chronologically.

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Open, with exception of daily attendance registers which are closed for 100 years from the last date entered within a volume.

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Paper volumes

Finding aids

manual and digital item level list available in searchroom of Tasglann nan Eilean Siar

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Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

GB3002 RC4/2 Records of Achmore School Board 1875-1919 (Tasglann nan Eilean Siar)

GB3002 RC4/1 Records of Lewis Education District Sub-Committee 1868-1974 (Tasglann nan Eilean Siar)

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Dates of creation revision deletion




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