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Series ID3548
Previous System LocationR262; SRS3548
TitleComputer System Backup Tapes and Inquiry Records System related to the Townsville General Hospital Psychiatric Unit/Ward 10B
Parent Series
This series does not have a parent series.
Start Date 27/11/1990
End Date 19/3/1991
Date Statement Official date range of the Commission of Inquiry: 31 May 1990 to 26 Feb 1991.
The 15 back up diskettes are dated 27 Nov 1990.
The 2 back up tapes are dated 19 Mar 1991.
Date Notes N/A
Abstract

Computer system backup tapes and diskettes and Inquiry's record system of the "Commission of Inquiry into the care and treatment of patients in the Psychiatric Unit [Ward 10B] of the Townsville General Hospital, between 2/3/1975 and 20/2/1988"

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Items Total Items: 2
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Departmental Numbers1-2 (backup tapes); 1-15 (floppy disks)
System of Arrangement Numerical by diskette number.
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Access and Restrictions

Access Category100 Years
Access ProcedurePermission to access restricted material by responsible agency
Agency Now Responsible
Agency ID: 8620
Department of Justice and Attorney-General (II)
Restriction DetailsN/A
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Related Series

Series IDTitleRelationship
3547CorrespondenceComplementary records of the Townsville General Hospital Ward 10B Inquiry
19402Correspondence and Papers related to the Townsville General Hospital Psychiatric Unit/Ward 10B InquiryComplementary records of the Townsville General Hospital Ward 10B Inquiry
19401Hospital records consulted by the Commission of Inquiry into the Townsville General Hospital Psychiatric Unit/Ward 10BComplementary records of the Townsville General Hospital Ward 10B Inquiry
19422Interviews: Audiotapes, Transcripts, Summaries, StatementsComplementary records of the Townsville General Hospital Ward 10B Inquiry
19471Townsville General Hospital Ward 10B Compensation AssessmentsComplementary series regarding the Townsville General Hospital Ward 10B Inquiry
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Physical / Technical Use

Backup tape I: NCR Tower 700 - Data backup, TCR, DBQ, WP. GPIO format
Backup tape II: NCR Tower 700 - Data backup, CPIO format
Backup diskettes: PM1 (DBQ database backup using dsbackup.com); PMI 15 (VOL-SER DISK DSBACKUP.COM)
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Copyright State of Queensland
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Description

The Commission of Inquiry into the care and treatment of patients in the psychiatric unit of the Townsville General Hospital was to investigate whether between 1975 to 1988 any patient in the Psychiatric Unit (Ward 10B) was cared for or treated in a manner which was negligent, unsafe, unethical or unlawfull, and if so, to establish whether there was sufficient evidence to prosecute or take disciplinary proceedings.

This series consists of 2 computer system data backup tapes and 15 backup floppy disksdiskettes (with a printed page with details of the contents of the tapes and diskettes); and a volume titled "The Records System".

Tapes:
Label on back up tape I reads: "NCR Tower 700 - Copmmission of Inquiry Ward 10/B - Data backup, TCR, DBQ, WP. GPIO format, 19-3-91"
Label on back up tape II reads: "NCR Tower 700 - Commission of Inquiry Ward 10/B - Data backup, user accounts CPIO format, 19-3-91"
Label on back up diskettes read: "PMI 1" to "PMI 15" - PMI 1 also reads: "DBQ database backup using dsbackup.com 27/11/90" , and PMI 15 also reads: "VOL-SER DISK DSBACKUP.COM".

Volume:
The Inquiry's "The Records System", prepared by the Inquiry's Records Clerk, was organised into two separate working systems: Administrative (staffing, accounts, accommodation, equipment, etc.and Investigative (investigative processes of the Commission.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Series ID 3548, Computer System Backup Tapes and Inquiry Records System related to the Townsville General Hospital Psychiatric Unit/Ward 10B
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Last updated 9 September 2016
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia (CC BY 3.0) ( http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/au/ )
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