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Collection IN4/52 - Scalpay School, Harris

Identity area

Reference code

GB3002 IN4/52


Scalpay School, Harris


  • 1929-2012 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

3 volumes

Context area

Name of creator

Scalpay School (fl 1929-2012)

Administrative history

Scalpay School closed on 29 June 2012.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Transfer from Scalpay School : July 2012 : Accn 2012/9

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Admission registers 1929-2012; art notebook n.d.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


The school log books will be transferred to the archives in the near future and then placed in Tarbert Community Library once catalogued

System of arrangement

Arranged chronologically

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Admission registers are closed to public access for 100 years from the final date in the volume. Log books are closed for 30 years from the final date within an individual volume.

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

  • English

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 originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

GB3002 IN 4/2 Records of Harris School Board 1893-1975 (held by Tasglann nan Eilean Siar, Stornoway)

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Dates of creation revision deletion




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