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Major accessions to repositories in 1999 relating to Building and Construction


Anglesey County Record Office

  • Hugh Williams, contractors and H & J Williams, builders, Llanrhuddlad: accounts 1888-1952

Bristol Record Office

  • Wickham & Norris Ltd, timber merchants, Bristol: records 20th cent (Acc 41278)

Bury Archive Service

  • Bury Metropolitan Borough Council (addnl): building regulation plans 1993-94 (ABM)

Cambridgeshire County Record Office, Cambridge

  • David Peace, Cambridgeshire County Council planning officer: professional papers 1944-77
  • Rattee & Kett Ltd, builders and carvers, Cambridge: financial records 1925-83

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Bennett & Sayer Ltd, engineers, Derby: corresp with various Buckinghamshire brick making firms c1927-39 (D/X 1445)
  • Francis Newton Ltd, builders, Hitchin: papers rel to projects in Buckinghamshire 1928 (D/X 1417)

Cumbria Record Office, Carlisle Headquarters

  • Wright, Brown & Strong, solicitors, Carlisle: clients papers incl records of John Laing & Son, Ltd, builders (DWBS)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Bryan Donkin, civil engineer: journals, notebooks, copy books and misc corresp 1799-1828 (D5029)
  • Percy Hothersall, water engineer: papers 20th cent (D4963)
  • Edward G Kington, architect and surveyor, Chesterfield: papers 1910-46 (D4988)
  • Unidentified carpenter and builder: accounts 1778-82 (D4976)

Dudley Archives and Local History Service

  • Meredith & Hingley, builders, Cradley: records 20th cent (Acc 9914)

Durham County Record Office

  • GW Lazenby, builders, Chiltona and Ferryhill: records 1922-83

East Kent Archives Centre

  • Folkestone Borough Council: building plan registers and Library Sub-Committee minutes (6 boxes) 1896-1903 (Fo (Uncat, Acc 1999/11))
  • Thanet District Council: building plan records (14 boxes) 1879-1987 (Acc EK/1994/4)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Artisans Dwelling Co Ltd, Eastbourne: day books (6) 1929-57 (A7892)
  • Hall & Co Ltd, haulage contractors, coal merchants, building contractors, Croydon and Eastbourne: Eastbourne order book 1929-30 (A7870)
  • National Federation of Building Trades Operatives, Eastbourne: minutes 1929-57 (A7969)

Essex Record Office

  • Zachariah Rogers, builder, Earls Colne: wages account book 1882-83 (D/F 231, D/Z 354)

Essex Record Office, Colchester and North-East Essex Branch

  • Henry Everett & Son, builders, Colchester (addnl): misc papers 1894-1958 (D/F 136)

Flintshire Record Office

  • Brookhill Brickworks, Buckley: wages book 1937-40

Hampshire Record Office

  • Brake Estates Ltd, Fleet: records incl ledgers and cash books rel to development of Fleet (11 boxes, 52 vols) c1896-1985 (121M99)
  • Thomas King & Sons Ltd, builders, Abbotts Ann: records incl customer ledgers and financial records (5 boxes) 1923-90 (47M99)

Isle of Wight Record Office

  • Bennett & Sayer Ltd, engineers, Derby: corresp rel to brick presses and brick making machinery supplied to Isle of Wight companies (3 files) 1928-39 (AC 99/49)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Shard Bridge Co, Poulton le Fylde: deeds, plans and papers 1861-1994 (DDX 2131)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • Bennett & Sayer Ltd, engineers, Derby: corresp with various Lincolnshire brick mfrs 1928-44 (Misc Don 1083)

Liverpool Record Office

  • James George Scott, building surveyor to the West Derby Local Board: diaries and papers 1874-1929 (Acc 5347)

London Borough of Sutton Archives

  • CH Runnalls & Sons Ltd, builders, Sutton: business and family records 20th cent (Accs 454, 478)

Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • John Stedman, miller and millwright, Gillingham: account book for building a mill at Shrieves Oak, repair account book incl bills for repairing church clocks and bells 1820-45 (DE677)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Wallace Gerald Powell, sewerage engineer of Norwich: papers 1910-40 (Acc 1999/86)
  • Francis J Golden, builder, carpenter and wheelwright, Northrepps: ledger and family papers 1899-1947 (BR282)

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • Edward Moorey, builder, Newton on Ouse: ledger 1879 (TD 129)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Elliott & Brown, civil engineers, Nottingham: diaries and specifications 20th cent (DD/2180)
  • Ernest George Phillips, Son & Partners, consulting engineers, Nottingham: minutes, financial records and misc papers 1926-97 (Acc 5634)

Oxfordshire Record Office

  • Bennett & Sayer Ltd, engineers, Derby: corresp with Cooper's Brickworks Ltd, Wheatley 1928-44 (4521)

Tyne and Wear Archives Service

  • William Harriman & Co, brick and sanitary pipe mfrs, Blaydon: records c1890-1978 (DX952)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • Barnwell family of Baginton, carpenters to Bromley-Davenport family of Baginton Hall: records, incl accounts 1791-1915 (CR 3514)


Museum of Welsh Life

  • Thomas Bros, builders, Pentyrch: record of work undertaken 1894 (3766)

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

  • Belfast Art Gallery and Museum: corresp, financial records, diaries, building and architectural papers 1888-1965 (D/4228)

Science Museum Library

  • Horsham-Perworth and Petworth-Petersfield railway lines: papers rel to planning and building 1856-64 (MS 2104)


Institution of Civil Engineers

  • Duncan Stuart Ferguson (1902-1992), consultant engineer: papers rel to irrigation projects in Africa and the Far East


Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Thomas Fioth De Haviland, army engineer: corresp and papers rel to surveys and engineering work in India c1805-50 (Add 9548)

University of Westminster Archives

  • Cecil Max Lock (1909-1988), architect and town planner: papers of the Max Lock Group rel to national and international projects (ACC1999/10)
  • John Francis Charlewood Turner: papers, incl material rel to low-cost housing and development planning projects 1960-80 (ACC1999/21)