Deposit N216 - Woodlands Pharmacy deposit

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Woodlands Pharmacy deposit


  • 1916 - 1980 (Creation)

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7.5 m

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(1913 -)

Administrative history

The pharmacy was established by E W Watts in 1913 'close to the School of Arts in Epping'. It was operated by Keith Radford Woodlands (1902-1972) from the early 1930s. It is located at 36 Langston Place, Epping, near the railway station.

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The prescription books are registers recording medications dispensed by the pharmacy on a daily basis. The details recorded include date dispensed, name and address of customer, and the pharmaceutical preparation or drugs dispensed. There are name indexes in the front of each volume. From 1952 to 1963 there is a second run of registers for medications dispensed under the Pharmaceutical Benefits Act.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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Entered from deposit description 8 February 2013.




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