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Major Accessions to Repositories 1996 relating to Building and Construction

National, Special and University

Bristol University Library

  • Brunel family, civil engineers (addnl): papers (DM 1707-61)

British Architectural Library

  • Cockerell family: letters to Charles Robert Cockerell and Frederick Pepys Cockerell from various correspondents 1820-91
  • Charles Barry jnr, architect: corresp 1858-93
  • Raymond Charles Erith, architect: job files c1945-73

Dundee University Library, Archives and Manuscripts Department

  • Gauldie, Hardie & Sharp, architects, Dundee: records 1809-1973 (AccM/335)

Institution of Civil Engineers

  • Harry Knott, employee of Redpath Brown & Co Ltd, structural steel mfrs and constructional engineers, Edinburgh: papers

Liverpool University, Department of Special Collections and Archives

  • Robert Joseph Gardner-Medwin, Roscoe Professor of Architecture (addnl): papers c1930-80 (D688)

Museum of Welsh Life

  • AF Webb & WA Griffiths, architects, Blackwood and Ponfilanfraith: plans of houses at Penllywn, Ponfilanfraith (3733/1-3)

National Primary Education Archive

  • David Leslie Medd, architect (addnl): corresp and papers c1930-90 (Accs 96/1-3, 5, 8, 11-13, 16-20)

Theatre Museum

  • Richard Leacroft, architect: papers (RP90/2358)

Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library

  • Benjamin Dean Wyatt, architect: corresp mostly with the Duke of Wellington rel to Apsley House 1816-41 (MSL 1996/2)
  • Francis Barchard of Horsted Place, Sussex: account book mostly rel to building work on Horsted Place 1790-1855 (MSL 1996/3)

Local Repositories in England

Birmingham City Archives

  • Bateman & Co, architects, Birmingham (addnl): misc records c1825-1930 (MS 1542 addl)

Black Country Museum

  • JH Robertson, builder, Oldbury: plans, invoices, wages and account ledgers 1850-1930

Bolton Archive and Local Studies Service

  • Bradshaw, Gass & Hope, architects, Bolton (addnl): corresp and papers c1910-60 (ZBGH)

Burton-Upon-Trent Archives

  • Burton-upon-Trent Constructional Engineering Co: minutes and accounts 1914-51 (D95)

Cornwall Record Office

  • AC Parry, decorator, St Agnes: accounts and papers 1940-70 (AD 1092/1-13)
  • William Blamey, carpenter, Veryan: account books 1900-03 (AD 1105)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • RH Moss Ltd, plumbers, Long Eaton (addnl): records c1952-92 (D2952)

Devon Record Office

  • Mrs DH Woolner: notes rel to the building of Roughbrook House 1996 (D4362/1)

Essex Record Office, Southend Branch

  • Wilfrid Price, architect: architectural drawings 1922-29 (D/DS 556)

Lancashire Record Office

  • JH Richardson, builder, Morecambe: diaries 1967-71 (DDX 1976)

Leicestershire Record Office

  • Jack Kyle, plumber, Leicester: personal and business papers 1916-66 (DE5036)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • Charles Kirk, architect, Sleaford: journal and account book 1828-48 (MISC DON 1015)

North East Lincolnshire Archives

  • Wilkinson & Houghton Ltd, builders and joiners, Grimsby: financial accounts 1896-1945 (1047)

London Metropolitan Archives

  • Higgs & Hill Building Ltd, London: records incl Foster & Dicksee joinery (B/HIG)

Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft Branch

  • Mobbs Bros Ltd, builders, Lowestoft: records 1916-68 (Acc 1092)

Norfolk Record Office

  • J Moore Ltd, builders, Norwich: accounts and papers c1930-70 (Acc 23/7/96)
  • Arthur R Taylor & Co Ltd, building contractor and timber merchants, Wroxham: wage accounts 1919-36 (BR 260)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Dennet & Ingle Ltd, builders and contractors, Nottingham (addnl): ledgers, bills of quantities, specifications and plans c1900-60 (Acc 5021)

Oxfordshire Archives

  • Kimberleys, builders, Banbury: records 19th-20th cent (Acc 4115)
  • JH Grant Ltd, constructional engineers, Oxford: records 20th cent (Acc 4164)

Tyne & Wear Archives Service

  • J & W Lowry Ltd, builders and contractors, Newcastle upon Tyne: papers rel to Washington and Penshaw brickworks 1891-1930
  • Robert Dawson & Co Ltd, slate merchants and roofing contractors, Newcastle upon Tyne: records 1903-37
  • William Hunter Moody, joiner: bill books 1913-21

Walsall Archives Service

  • HE Lavender & Co, architects, Walsall: records 1880-1940 (Acc 878)

Local Repositories in the Channel Islands

States of Guernsey Island Archives Service

  • NH Guilbert, architect: working papers 1892-1956 (GOO)