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Collection RC4/18 - Bragar School, Lewis

Identity area

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GB3002 RC4/18


Bragar School, Lewis


  • 1878-2012 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

19 items

Context area

Name of creator

Bragar School (1878-2012)

Administrative history

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Earlier log books were deposited in Stornoway library

Internal Transfer : Shona Gunn : July 2012 : Accn 2012/13

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Admission registers 1878-1908, 1995-2012; log books 1878-2004; daily attendance registers 1971, 1976, 1981, 1990, 1991, 1994; class photograph 1912

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

A full set of surviving daily attendance registers have been retained for every 5th year where no admission register has survived.


System of arrangement

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

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Conditions governing access

School admission registers are closed for 100 years from the last date within each volume.

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Paper volumes

Finding aids

A digital and manual item level catalogue is available within the searchroom of Tasglann nan Eilean Siar

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Related units of description

Photographs and ephemera relating to Bragar School was collected by the Bragar & Arnol Community Trust and West Side Historical Society in 2013 as part of a project to celebrate the school's history following its closure. THese images are held in the former school at Bragar.

GB3002 RC4/3 Records of Barvas School Board 1873-1919 (Tasglann nan Eilean Siar)

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

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