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Major accessions to repositories in 2015 relating to Sport


Archifau Ynys Mon / Anglesey Archives

  • Holyhead Cycle Club: photograph albums 1982-2002 (WM/1765)

Barking and Dagenham Archives and Local Studies Service

  • Becontree Swimming Club: corresp, diaries, papers, registers and photographs 1989-1999 (ACQ2015/054)

Barnsley Archive and Local Studies Department

  • Barnsley Cricket and Athletic Club: photographs c1864-1979 (A/3600/G)

Brent Archives

  • Hugo Powell (1919-2014), sculptor: microcassettes containing oral history of sculptor Hugo Powell, sketches and press cutting relating to the 1948 Olympics victory plaques c1948-1996 (A16/2015; A18/2015)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Aylesbury Town Cricket Club: minutes 1927-1931 (AR 27/2015)
  • International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation: records incl minutes, ephemera for Stoke Mandeville/IWAS Games and for Paralympic Games, papers of Joan Scruton as Secretary-General, papers rel to International Paralympic Committee, athlete classification cards and photographs 1947-2015 (AR 14/2015)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Cornwall Centre Auto Cycle Union: minutes, attendance book, reports of club meetings and trials 1933-1994 (X1429)
  • Four Lanes Cricket Club: financial records 1959-1970 (AD2422)

Cumbria Archive and Local Studies Centre, Barrow

  • Dalton-in-Furness Cricket Club: records incl score books 1944-1973 (BDSO 150)

Cumbria Archive and Local Studies Centre, Whitehaven

  • Holmrook and District Athletic Sports: minute book and record book 1920-1937 (YDSO 145)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle

  • Carlisle Rugby Club: records (DSO 344)
  • Maryport Cricket Club: score books 1911-1933 (DSO 365)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Kendal

  • Grange over Sands Swimming Pool: papers rel to construction, finance and management 1993-2006 (WDX 1879)
  • Burneside Bowling Club: papers incl minutes, accounts, records of cup winners 1924-2013 (WDSO 328)
  • Burneside Cricket Club: additional records incl corresp scorebooks and local handbooks 1965-2013 (WDSO 330)
  • Staveley Cricket Club: records incl minutes and score books 1930-1992 (WDSO 395)
  • Troutbeck Bridge Amateur Swimming Club: additional records incl photographs 1976-2013 (WDSO 300)

Denbighshire Archives

  • Llandyrnog and District Summer Football League: minutes 1996-2013 (DD/DM/1196)
  • Llanrhaeadr Sports and Recreation Society: minutes, scrapbooks and accounts 1978-2012 (DD/DM/1861)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Derby Nomads Rambling Club: records incl minutes, corresp, anniversary material, programmes c1953-2014 (D4828)

Devon Archives and Local Studies Service (South West Heritage Trust)

  • Exbourne and Jacobstowe Football Club: minutes 1949-76, Exbourne Cricket Club minutes, etc 1946-2001 1949-2001 (ZAAW)
  • Exeter Cycling Club: minutes and photographs with misc records of related sporting clubs 1896-1963 (ZADO)
  • Tiverton Golf Club: records 1931-2007 (ZAAX)

Dorset History Centre

  • Charminster Cricket Club: subscription and expenditure book 1907-1954 (D-2713)

Dudley Archives and Local History Service

  • Dudley St John's Cricket Club: score books and minutes 1954-1994 (C9810)

Durham County Record Office

  • Durham City Angling Club: records incl minutes, river maps, project files and corresp c1970-1989 (D/DCA)
  • Durham County Cricket Club: year books 1992-1996 (D/X 1800)

East Dunbartonshire Archives: Kirkintilloch

  • Caurnie Angling Club, Milton of Campsie: additional records 1969-2014 (2015/8)
  • Kelvin Valley Angling Club, Kirkintilloch: minute book 1900-1919 (2015/9)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Brighton, Hove and District Football League: minutes and handbooks c1950-2014 (ACC 12364)
  • Herstmonceux Tennis Club: records incl minutes 20th cent (ACC 12184)
  • Maresfield Cricket Club: score books 1948-2014 (ACC 12233)
  • Ramblers Association, Sussex: records c1976-2011 (ACC 12172)
  • Sussex Rugby Football Union: additional records 1926-2015 (ACC 12379)
  • Scorebook recording cricket matches at Hove Recreation Ground and the County Ground, Hove 1944 (ACC 12356)

Enfield Local Studies Library and Archive

  • St George's Rambling Society: photo albums and minute books 1921-1925 (HB1)

Essex Record Office

  • Chelmsford Sport: constitution and minutes 1998-2005 (A14131)
  • Essex Cyclists Touring Club: photograph album 1930-1990 (A14107)
  • Southend Ladies Open Bowls Tournament: minutes, advertisements, photographs and programmes 1939-2015 (S3371)

Explore York Libraries & Archives

  • York City Rowing Club: minutes 1946-1983 (ROW)

Glamorgan Archives

  • Arms Park (Cardiff) Greyhound Racing Co Ltd: ledger 1927-1931 (D1244)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Gloucester Rowing Club: minutes, corresp, membership records and papers 1870-2004 (D13786)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Chilbolton Cricket Club: score books c1963-1985 (10A15)
  • Rowlands Castle Golf Club: minutes 1902-1968 (5A15)
  • Sparsholt Cricket Club: papers belonging to the late FN Edwards (groundsman) incl minutes, reports, accounts, cash books, property records, fixture cards 1929-2015 (51A08)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • St Albans Football Club: records including photographs, postcards, match cards and cuttings 1891-1911 (Acc 5653)

Huntingdonshire Archives

  • Alwalton and Chesterton Sports Committee: minutes and accounts 1937-1966 (5834)
  • Huntingdonshire Cricket Board: Cranfield Cricket League minute book, with Huntingdonshire Cricket Team photographs 1903-1997 (5790)
  • St Ives Rowing Club: minutes 1974-1997 (5793)

Kingston History Centre

  • Thames Ditton Skittle Club: records of the Thames Ditton Skittle Club 1897-1972 (KX600)

Lancashire Archives

  • Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service: additional records incl minutes of Blackburn Fire Brigade Billiards Club 1899-1954 (CBBN)
  • Preston Schools Football Association: records collected by Richard ('Dick') Clegg incl files of press cuttings, photographs, programmes and league tables 1907-2011 (DDX 3127)
  • Preston Sports Club: records incl minutes, cricket club records 1832-1996 (DDX 3109)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Leicester Brookfield Bowling Club: AGM papers, secretary reports 1938-1997 (DE9070)
  • Leicestershire Badminton Club: scorebooks, programmes, scrapbooks and ephemera c1950-1999 (DE8862)
  • Leicestershire County Cricket Club: cricket handbooks 1903-2014 (DE8943)
  • Loughborough Queen's Park Bowling Club: minutes, accounts, corresp 1910-2005 (DE8912)
  • Two Steeples Cricket Club: administrative records incl minutes and financial records, photographs, newspaper cuttings 1907-1912 (DE8903)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Kenneth Miller (fl 1964-1995), supporter of Everton Football Club: Everton FC scrapbooks 1964-1995 (796 EFC)
  • Eton Bowling Club, Liverpool: additional minutes and agendas 20th cent (794 ETO)

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

  • International Tramping Tours, Manchester and District Group Rambling club: minutes, programmes, rel records 1930-2000 (GB127.MISC/1286)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Mick Hart (fl 1950-1975), turf accountant: invoices, receipts, day books 20th cent (Acc 2015/60)
  • Norwich Lacrosse Society: records 1930-2000 (Acc 2015/188)

Northamptonshire Archives

  • Northamptonshire Honorary Vice Presidents Bowling Association: minutes, reports, papers 2000-2014 (N115)
  • Saints Hockey Club, Northampton: accounts, minutes c1980-2009 (N155)

Northumberland Archives

  • Kielder Water Sailing Club: corresp, minutes and financial papers incl rel to Kielder Water Club Ltd c1985-2014 (NRO 10919)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Keyworth Playing Fields Association: minutes, accounts, legal records c1960-2015 (8842)
  • Nottingham Rugby Football Club: minutes, accounts, programmes, photographs, newspaper cuttings, corresp, membership records, ephemera [restricted access] 19th-20th cent (8757)
  • Sutton in Ashfield Conservative Club: corresp rel to Bowls Club [restricted access] 1969-2008 (8722)

Orkney Archive

  • Orkney Trout Fishing Association: minute books and cash book 1905-1987 (AccNo 2100)

Oxfordshire History Centre

  • Oxfordshire Playing Fields Association: minutes 1931-2012 (O41)

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • Errol Cricket Club: cash books and scoring books 1946-1960 (15/42)

Peterborough Archives

  • Peterborough United Football Club Ltd: photographs 1905-1956 (2015/30)

Powys Archives

  • Radnorshire Primary Schools Athletic Association: minutes, accounts 1960-1976 (R/SOC/25)

Sandwell Community History and Archives Service

  • Smethwick Harriers Athletics Club: records incl minutes, corresp, scrapbooks 1936-2013 (2015/4)

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • Jedburgh Cricket Club: minutes, score books, photographs 1949-1980 (SBA/783)

Shropshire Archives

  • Highley Miners Welfare Football Club: minutes and papers 1961-1971 (9052)
  • Shropshire Amateur Athletic Association: minutes, accounts and corresp 1947-2001 (9076)

South Lanarkshire Council, Finance and Corporate Resources (Council Archives)

  • South Lanarkshire Council: publicity material rel to Lanarkshire International Children's Games 2011 2007-2011 (Acc 137)

Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Staffordshire County Record Office

  • Cannock Bowling Green Club: trustees' and secretary's papers, accounts and memorabilia 1893-2013 (D7457)
  • Leek Cricket Club: additional records incl score books, photographs c1910-2010 (D7464)

Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Stoke-on-Trent City Archives

  • North Staffordshire and District Cricket League: collected records incl reports and year books 1978-2015 (SD 1714)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Cyclists Touring Club, Suffolk branch: photographs, financial records, membership records, printed material and ephemera, minutes 1928-2010 (GC826)

Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft Branch

  • Godric's Cycling Club: scrapbooks, photographs, reports, minutes, membership records, accounts, corresp, cash book, ephemera 1953-2002 (2342)

Surrey History Centre

  • Royal Skating Club, formerly Wimbledon Skating Club: additional records incl annual reports, minutes and scrapbooks c1830-1989 (9460)
  • Woking and District Schools Hockey and Netball Association: minutes 1966-1996 (9556)
  • Woking Athletic Club: records incl scrapbooks, newsletters, record books 1951-2014 (9525)
  • Woking Park Bowls Club: minutes and papers 1914-1984 (9472)

Tyne and Wear Archives

  • Rockcliff Rugby Football Club, Whitley Bay: records incl minutes, annual reports, accounts, programmes, corresp, scrapbooks and photographs 1890-1995 (S.RFC3)
  • Wallsend Rugby Football Club: records incl minutes, fixture cards, history files and photographs c1926-2012 (S.RFC6)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • Warwickshire County Athletics Association: minutes late 20th cent (CR 4726)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • Swansea City Association Football Club: project records from "Swans 100: celebrating and recording the history of Swansea City FC 1912-2012" 2012
  • Swansea Valley History Society: additional papers incl oral history recordings, photographs and collected material incl some minutes of Pontardawe Cricket Club 1903-2010 (D/D HSV)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Priory Park Cricket Club, Chichester: score books 1969-1980 (18022)
  • Sussex Piscatorial Society: records 1979-2010 (17900)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Bradford

  • Steeton with Eastburn Parish Council: additional records incl minute books, minute book of the War Memorial committee, minute book of the Eastburn Playing Fields Association 1937-1943 1919-2013 (WYB430)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Calderdale

  • Lane Head Cricket Club, Brighouse: minutes, scorebooks, etc 1966-2004 (WYC:1782)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Slaithwaite and District Angling Club: minutes and ephemera 1927-1970 (WYK1809)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield

  • Wakefield Golf Club: records 1891-1992 (WYW1853)

Wigan Archives and Local Studies

  • Photographs of Martin Offiah's visit to Wigan, incl presentations and visits 2004 (Acc. 2015/60)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • Bradford on Avon Amateur Swimming Club: AGM minutes, records of events 2000-2007 (3923)
  • Wiltshire Bowls Association: photographs, programmes, membership records 1958-2014 (1511)
  • Wiltshire County Cricket League: committee and AGM minutes, corresp 2011-2013 (3242)

Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service

  • Worcestershire Professional Golf Association: minutes 1937-1964 (15805)


Jersey Archive

  • Jersey Football League: soccer league minutes, accounts and papers 1964-2003 (JA/2643)
  • Jersey Hockey Club: corresp and scorebooks of the cricket section 1990-1999 (JA/2708)
  • Royal Jersey Golf Club, Grouville: registers corresp and papers incl records of Eastern Golf Club 1878-1992 (JA/2694)
  • St Catherine's Sailing Club, Jersey: minutes, corresp and papers 2003-2013 (JA/2758)


Bishopsgate Institute

  • No to Greenwich Olympic Equestrian Events (NOGOE) 2012: records of campaign against Olympic 2012 events, incl papers, petitions and ephemera 2010-2013 (NOGOE 2012)

Chetham's Library

  • Belle Vue Speedway Club, Manchester: scrapbook and photographs c1920-1969 (Acc.127)

Mountain Heritage Trust

  • Walter Stringer (fl 1897-1925): Walter Stringer collection: lantern slides rel to climbing in Yorkshire, the Lake District and Norway c1897-1925 (DON)
  • Cambrian Mountaineering Group: records incl member register, correspondence, route notes, expedition papers, photographs, attendance register and log book. 1965-2015 (CMG)
  • Indoor Climbing Award Scheme: papers and badges rel to the Indoor Climbing Award Scheme 1999-2000 (COL)


Aberdeen University, Special Collections Centre

  • University of Aberdeen Sports Union: additional records 1986-2014 (MSU 1452)

Bath University Archives

  • Richard Bowen (1926-2005), judoka and judo historian: photograph records of the development of judo in the UK 1910-1959 (BOWEN)
  • Roy Inman (1946-2015), judoka and coach: photographs and papers mainly rel to women's judo 1980-2009 (BOWEN)
  • Modern Pentathlon Collection: additional records c1937-2009 (MODERN PENTATHLON)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Dundee University Rucksack Club: additional records 1976-2014 (RU 298)

London University: King's College Archives

  • Margaret Aureol Austin (1926-2014), gynaecologist: group photographs of King's College London and University of London women's sports teams 1945-1950 (Acc 3076)

Manchester University: University of Manchester Library

  • University of Manchester Hiking Club: records incl minutes, membership records, reports of hikes and tours 1973-1986 (UHC)