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Collection RC4/31 - Knock School, Lewis

Identity area

Reference code

GB3002 RC4/31


Knock School, Lewis


  • 1878-2012 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

7 volumes

Context area

Name of creator

Knock School (1882-2011)

Administrative history

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Transferred from Aird School following the closure of Knock School 2011 (Accn 2011-11)

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Admission registers 1924-2010, log books 1878-2010

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

Admission registers are closed to public access for 100 years from the final entry in a given volume. Log books are closed for 30 years from the final entry within a given volume. For further information, please contact the archivist.

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

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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Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

GB3002 RC4/5 Records of Stornoway 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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