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Collection RC4/36 - Lionel School, Lewis

Identity area

Reference code

GB3002 RC4/36


Lionel School, Lewis


  • 1879-1999 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 linear metre

Context area

Name of creator

Lionel School (1879-)

Administrative history

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Internal transfer from Lionel School: 2014: A2014/1

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Admission registers 1879-1999; log books 1900-1993; daily attendance registers 1888-1889; school magazine (Tàintean) 1959-1970; mark books 1971-1994; records of teachers 1943-1955; financial records 1966-1975; school handbooks 1993; class lists 1926-1942; Day School Certificate (Higher) General Paper: Lists of Candidates 1926-1939; Junior Secondary Certificate Schedule of Scholars Proposed for the Award of the Junior Leaving Certificate 1940-1960; list of Scholars Presented for Approval of their Enrollment in Post-Qualifying Courses 1926-1947; Attainment Certificate 1949; term examination results 1949-1970; class promotions 1948-1963; Further Education Classes 1980-1981; circulars to Head Teachers 1973-1984; returns to the Scottish Education Department 1934-1958

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

Records containing personal data regarding pupils are closed for 100 years from the last date in a given volume. This includes admission registers, examination results, daily attendance registers and class lists. If you have a particular query regarding these records please contact the archivist.
Records containing personal data about teachers are closed for 75 years from the last date in a volume.

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Paper records

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

Records including photographs, school projects, teaching materials and relating to school activities are held by Ness Historical Society

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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Dates of creation revision deletion

Catalogued by David Powell, Archivist, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, March 2014




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