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Major accessions to repositories in 1999 relating to Sport


Anglesey County Record Office

  • Alaw Sailing and Canoeing Club: records 1974-94

Ayrshire Archives

  • Kilmarnock Rugby Club: records 1872-1967 (Acc 385)
  • Union Curling Club, Kilmarnock: records 1902-13 (Acc 371)

Birmingham City Archives

  • Birmingham & Midland Institute Rambling Club: minutes and rambling sheet 1964-84 (MS 2233)
  • Birmingham Leander Swimming Club: minutes and papers 1877-1975 (MS 2217)

Bolton Archive and Local Studies Service

  • Tom Rose, world champion wrestler: cuttings, photographs and miscellanea 1905-99

Cambridgeshire County Record Office, Cambridge

  • Cambridgeshire Cricket Association: records 1889-1988

Cambridgeshire County Record Office, Huntingdon

  • Huntingdonshire Football Association: minutes 1938-67

Canterbury Cathedral Archives

  • Kent County Cricket Club: minute books and cash books 1844-52 (U367)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Datchet Golf Club: leases and agreements rel to land 1929-61 (D/X 1472)

Ceredigion Archives

  • Cardiganshire County Bowling Association: records 1962-87 (DSO/19, Acc 1161a)

Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies

  • Chester Race Co: deeds, leases and papers 1703-1960 (DBC)
  • High Legh Sports Committee: records incl minutes and accounts 1906-80 (D 5679)

Chester Archives

  • Chester Sports and Leisure Association: minutes 1986-96 (CR842)
  • Hough Green Lawn Tennis Club: accounts, rules and bye-laws 1931-51 (CR837)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Carnon Downs Bowling Club: minutes 1949-97 (X 1084)

Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Whitehaven

  • Eskdale Outward Bound Mountain School: minutes, reports, corresp, films and other records c1946-90 (YDSO 41)

Cumbria Record Office, Kendal

  • Fell and Rock Climbing Club of the English Lake District (addnl): records 1948-96 (WDSo 163)
  • Kendal Amateur Swimming Club (addnl): records 1942-99 (WDSo 71)
  • Westmorland Womens Hockey Association (addnl): records c1920-57 (WDSo 14)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Boys Brigade, Derby 21st Company: cash books, enrolment papers, records rel to sports and musical activities 1924-89 (D5009)

Devon Record Office

  • Trefusis family, Barons Clinton: Devon game books 1865-1909 (5885)

Doncaster Archives Department

  • Mexborough and District Football Association: minutes, corresp and papers 1924-98

Dorset Record Office

  • Bankes Charity Football Competition: minutes and other records 1934-65 (D.1637)
  • Dorset County Cricket Club: records incl accounts, membership records and Year Books (2 boxes) 1946-66 (D.1612)
  • Kimmeridge Cricket Club: minutes and subscriptions 1897-1900 (PE/KIG)

East Kent Archives Centre

  • Channel Swimming Association: records, mainly photos and ephemera rel to Channel swim by Thomas W Burgess in 1911 (83 items) 1906-62 (EK/U19)

Edinburgh City Archives

  • Eastern Amateur Rowing Club, Portobello: records 1885-1972 (Acc 474)
  • Edinburgh Southern Harriers: records c1900-90 (Accs 496, 507)

Essex Record Office

  • Andrew Kenneth Motion, master of the East Essex Hunt and joint master of the Essex and Suffolk Hunt: five hunting journals 1926-53 (D/DU 1937)
  • South Weald Cricket Club: minutes, score books, plans, accounts and secretary's papers c1927-98 (D/Z 352)

Flintshire Record Office

  • Hawarden Park Cricket Club: score books and fixture lists 1999 (798)

Glamorgan Record Office

  • JP Traherne of Bryngarw: salmon fishing log book 19th-20th cent (Acc 1999/39)

Gloucestershire Record Office

  • Wheelers Cycling Club, Stonehouse: records incl minutes 1949-99 (D8261)

Hampshire Record Office

  • Sir Owen Aisher, yachtsman: yachting papers incl boat plans, log books and corresp rel to Americas Cup (17 boxes, 9 vols) (86M99)
  • Hampshire Hunt Club, Winchester (addnl): hunting journals of George Evans (1 box) 1891-1937 (89M94D2)

Jersey Archive

  • Jersey Swimming Club: records incl minutes, accounts and corresp (28 boxes) (JA/296)
  • Royal Channel Islands Yacht Club: minutes, accounts, membership records and corresp 1872-1998 (JA/267)

Joint Archive Service of the Corporation of London: London Metropolitan Archives

  • Wembley Stadium plc: accounts c1920-69 (Acc B99/055)

Lewisham Local Studies and Archives

  • Catford Cycling Club (addnl): records late 19th-early 20th cent (A99/9)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Aintree Institute Bowling Club: minute book 1928-46 (Acc 5372)
  • Liverpool Rugby Union Football Club: records incl minutes, corresp and team lists 1857-1970 (Acc 5353)

North Lanarkshire Archives

  • Whifflet Homing Society: records 1914-48 (U93)

Northumberland Record Office

  • Northumberland Royal Yacht Club: records 19th-20th cent (NRO 5478)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Nottingham and Union Rowing Club (addnl): minutes, corresp and photographs 20th cent (Acc 5575)
  • Nottingham Britannia Rowing Club (addnl): minutes and financial records 1898-1964 (Acc 5558)

Pembrokeshire Record Office

  • Pembroke Cricket Club: minutes
  • Pembroke Dock Harlequins Rugby Club: minutes

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • Perth Amateur Swimming and Gymnasium Club minutes 1894-1929
  • Royal Perth Golfing Society and County and City Club 1894-1929

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • Plymouth and District Field Club: minutes and other records 1902-61 (Acc 2515)

Sheffield Archives

  • Abbeydale Archers, Sheffield: records incl minutes 1947-96 (1999/089)

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

  • Little Stoke, Aston and Christ Church Cricket Clubs: records incl minute books and score books 1929-98 (D5769)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Orford Sailing Club: records 1877-1962 (GC 498)

Surrey History Centre

  • Herbert Fowler (1856-1941), managing director of Walton Heath Golf Club and partner in Fowler & Simpson, golf club designers: papers and photographs (6714)
  • Action Group for the Preservation of Walton Heath as Common Land: papers rel to campaigns against Walton Heath Golf Club (6696)
  • Master Park (recreation ground) Trust, Oxted: deeds and papers 1923-90 (6760)
  • Surrey Table Tennis Association: records c1970-89 (6570)

Trafford Local Studies

  • Stamford Bowling Club, Altrincham: minute books, members books and visitors books 1892-1969

Tyne and Wear Archives Service

  • George R Brown (Gateshead) Ltd, cycle and gramophone dealers: records incl Tyne Vale Cycling Club papers c1890-1975 (DX955)
  • Tyneside Golf Club, Ryton: minutes, accounts, results, photographs c1879-1958

Warrington Library, Museum and Archives Service

  • Latchford Lawn Tennis Club: minutes 1881-97 (MS 2810)

Wiltshire and Swindon Record Office

  • Swindon and District Football League: minutes, accounts and corresp 1914-97 (3140)


Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

  • 9th Belfast Old Boys Association Lawn Tennis Club: minute books, accounts, membership books and visitors book 1926-83 (D/4226)
  • Northern Cricket Union of Ireland: minute books, accounts, subscription books and scorebooks 1919-98 (D/4213)

Science Museum Library

  • John A Bagley: historical records rel to air racing c1920-99 (ARCH: BAGL)
  • Anonymous essay 'Impressions of the Schneider Trophy, 1929' (MS 1708)

States of Guernsey Island Archives Service

  • Frank Edward Stroobant (1907-1999), merchant and sportsman, Guernsey: typescript memoirs


Royal Institution of Cornwall

  • Ernest Hicks of Mousehole, yachtsman: maritime records incl diaries of voyages 1914-58


Dundee University Archives

  • Dundee University Rucksack Club: records incl account books, log books, meets books 1965-99
  • Grampian Club: records 20th cent

Glasgow University Archive Services

  • Lanark Race Course Ltd: further records incl minutes, corresp, registers of members and accounts c1883-1978 (UGD126)

King's College London: Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

  • Henry Cecil John Hunt (1910-1998), Baron Hunt of Llanfair Waterdine: copy notes on his life and military career, incl details of mountaineering expeditions

University of Wales Swansea, Archives, Library and Information Services

  • Benson family of Reynoldston: game books 1867-1955 (1999/19)

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • Cyclists Touring Club (addnl): records (MSS 328/CTC)