London Metropolitan Archives - Item Details


Date of Creation:

1899 - 1922

Reference Code:


Scope and Content:
  • Pharmacopoeia of Guy's and Saint Thomas Hospitals inscribed J Langford Moore, and pharmacopoeia of the North Middlesex Hospital, Middlesex County Council, inscribed Jas Coutts.
Extent: 0.08 linear metres
Classification: HOSPITALS
Site Location: London Metropolitan Archives
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Administrative History:
  • A pharmacopoeia is an official treatise containing listings of drugs approved for use in a hospital, with their formulations, standards of purity and strength, and uses.

    For histories of the individual hospitals please see H09/GY for Guy's and H01/ST for Saint Thomas.
Copyright: City of London
Source of Acquisition:
  • Hospital pharmacopoeia deposited by Geoffrey Yeo, District Archivist, City and Hackney Health Authority, St. Bartholomew's Hospital, West Smithfield, London EC1A 2BE, 21 June, 1990 (Acc 2838).
  • ACC/2838
Access Restrictions: These records are available for public inspection, although records containing personal information are subject to access restrictions under the UK Data Protection Act, 2018
Physical Condition: Fit
Arrangement: 4 volumes.
Related Material: See H09/GY for Guy's, H01/ST for Saint Thomas and BG/E and ACC/2712 for the North Middlesex Hospital.