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Major accessions to repositories in 2001 relating to Transport


Angus Archives

  • Dundee & Arbroath Railway: papers (1 box) (MS 718)

Ayrshire Archives

  • Andrew Murray, mason, Girvan: account book rel to construction of Stinchar Bridge, Colmonell 1867-68 (Acc 702)
  • Ayr shipping registers 1835-94 (Acc 627)

Bedfordshire and Luton Archives and Record Service

  • Turvey railway station: records 1947-59

Carmarthenshire Archive Service

  • Llanelli Railway & Dock Co: records 1855-1901 (T/SC, DB/122)

City of Westminster Archives Centre

  • British Railways Board: files rel to redevelopment of Marylebone Station and Victoria to Gatwick Airport rail link 1979-85 (Acc 2266)

Conwy Archive Service

  • Great Orme Tramway, Llandudno: records 1901-2001 (CX77)

Cumbria Record Office, Carlisle Headquarters

  • Carlisle Airport: records 1961-96 (DB 136)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • British Rail, London Midland Region: papers, mainly rel to predecessor companies 1901-53 (D5598)
  • Erewash Canal Co: canal boat inspection register 1909-46 (D5615)
  • Alfred Lessons, carting agency, Bradwell: papers 1909-11 (D5467)

Dorset Record Office

  • British Railways Board: records rel to Bridport railway 1854-84 (D.1742)

Dundee City Archives

  • John Ogilvie, writer, Dundee: protest book containing depositions by masters of vessels whose cargo was detained 1798-1801

Ealing Local History Centre

  • British Railways Board: corresp between company and South Acton Express Dairy Co 1936-40

East Kent Archives Centre

  • British Railways Property Board: papers 1949-80 (EK2001/17)
  • Highway Boards: records rel to Elham, New Romney, Romney Marsh and Wingham 1863-94 (HB/E; HB/NR; HB/RM; HB/W)

East Riding of Yorkshire Archives and Records Service

  • Driffield Navigation Association: minutes, corresp and papers 1969-92 (Acc 4510)

Gloucestershire Record Office

  • British Railways Board (Residuary) Ltd: papers rel to various local railway companies 19th cent (D8251)

Gwent Record Office

  • Brynmawr & Western Valleys Railway Co: records
  • Dean Forest, Monmouth, Usk & Pontypool Railway Co: records
  • Merthyr, Tredegar & Abergavenny Railway Co: records
  • Newport, Abergavenny & Hereford Railway Co: records
  • Pontypool, Caerleon & Newport Railway Co: records
  • Sirhowy Tramway Co: records

Gwynedd Archives, Caernarfon Record Office

  • Snowdon Mountain Railway: records (XD121)

Hackney Archives Department

  • British Railways Board: property files for premises in Hackney c1945

Herefordshire Record Office

  • Ledbury Turnpike Trust: records 1784-1887

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Great Northern Railway Co: leases, agreements and papers rel to property in Hertfordshire and Middlesex 1893-1984 (Acc 3763)

Highland Council Archive

  • Caledonian Canal Co, Inverness: records incl minutes, corresp, reports, accounts, plans and drawings 1805-1975 (HCA/D655)

Isle of Wight Record Office

  • Cowes Chain Ferry: records incl corresp, reports, plans, drawings, newscuttings 1895-2000 (AC 2001/12 & AC 2001/41)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Knott End Railway Co: parliamentary plan of proposed Lancaster extension 1899 (DDX 2312)
  • Burnley, Colne and Nelson Joint Transport Committee: records 20th cent (DDX 2313)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • Boston Port: appropriation book 1855-1989 (MSR/BOSTON)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Liverpool Overhead Railway Co: plans, photographs, posters, accounts, publications, etc 1847-1956 (Acc. 5536)

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

  • London Transport Users Committee (addnl): station closure case files 1980-90 (B01/011)

Merseyside Record Office

  • Liverpool Corporation: Transport Department annual reports, timetables, films and other records (Acc. 2001/1)

Northamptonshire Record Office

  • John Cockerill, engine driver: notebooks 1931-54
  • British Railways Property Board: files rel to Kings Cliffe 1960-73
  • Brackley Turnpike: trustees minute book 1806-20

Oxfordshire Record Office

  • Oxford Bus Company: records 1930-99 (4881)

Pembrokeshire Record Office

  • Milford Haven Dock & Railway Co: records (D/BRB/4-70)
  • Pembroke & Tenby Railway Co: records (D/BRB/4-70)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • British Railways Board: surveys, agreements and plans for various Devon railway companies 19th-20th cent (2666)

Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Archives and Local Studies Section

  • Dearne and Dove Canal: petition in favour of the tradesmen and manufacturers of Rotherham c1793

Shropshire Archives

  • Documents rel to Severn Valley Railway Co 1854-66 (6777)

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • River Stour Trust: photographs rel to the construction and opening of Cornard Lock 1997 (GB 562)

Surrey History Centre

  • Wey Navigation: bill and tonnage book 1811-21 (7105)

Tameside Archive Service

  • Huddersfield Narrow Canal Society: committee minutes rel to canal's restoration project 1988-94 (Acc2984)

Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives

  • British Railways Property Board: records rel to sale of former railway property in Tower Hamlets c1940-79 (C/BRB)

Wandsworth Local History Service Library

  • British Railways Board: papers rel to proposed Battersea Wharf redevelopment scheme 1963-70

Warrington Library, Museum and Archives Service

  • Grand Junction Railway Co: plans, incl book of reference, from Preston Brook to Earlestown 1910 (MS 2823)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • Automotive Products Ltd, Leamington Spa (addnl): medical department scrapbook, minute book, ledger and reports 1919-90 (CR3581B, CR3670)
  • London & North Western Railway Co, London: Finance Act (1910) returns on land owned by the company in Aston and Rugby 1911-14 (CR3711)
  • London, Midland & Scottish Railway Co, London: ledger containing details of rates paid on land owned by the former Stratford-upn-Avon and Midland Junction Railway and by the Shropshire Union Canal 1923-31 (CR3711)
  • Warwickshire & London Railway Co: documents showing the passage of the railway through various parishes and lands, incl petitions of objectors 1845-46 (CR3669)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Shoreham and Littlehampton: shipping registers 19th-20th cent (Acc 12643)

Wirral Archives

  • Friends of the Ferries: records incl minutes, corresp and scrapbook 1974-99 (Acc. 1480)

Wolverhampton Archives and Local Studies

  • Wolverhampton Wheelers Cycling Club: minute and address books 1948-86 (D-SO-47)


National Archives of Ireland

  • Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway Co: plans of properties in Ireland (2001/65)

National Archives of Scotland

  • Caledonian Railway, Glasgow (addnl): agreements 1857-1922 (BR/CAL)

National Library of Ireland

  • Philip Gerard Conran: papers rel to the history of aviation c1940-2000

National Museums Liverpool, Maritime Archives and Library

  • Manchester Liners Ltd, shipowners, Manchester: minute books, cash books, etc (B/MAN)

National Railway Museum Library and Archives

  • David and Bertram Baxter, railway historians: research rel to the British Locomotive Catalogue c1960-77 (2001-7575)
  • Hugh C Hughes, railway historian: research notes and papers rel to railways of Indian sub-continent and the Middle East c1943-98 (2001-7168)
  • Robert Johnson, civil engineer: corresp, papers and plans rel to railway construction in Portugal and Brazil 1858-62 (2001-8351)
  • Charles Roberts & Co, railway rolling stock builders, Wakefield: engineering drawings, drawings registers, photographs 1925-99 (2001-7112-7137)
  • London & Birmingham Railway Company: architectural and engineering drawings rel to Curzon Street station, Birmingham c1936-50 (2001-7979)
  • North Midland Railway: engineering drawings rel to bridges on the line 1838 (2001-9508)

Science Museum Library

  • Anti-Concorde Project: historical material rel to activities 1971-80 (MS 2016)


Institution of Civil Engineers

  • Thomas Telford, civil engineer: letter (1) to Thomas Eyre Lee rel to Birmingham and Liverpool Junction Canal 1832

Institution of Mechanical Engineers Library

  • George Stephenson & Co Ltd, locomotive manufacturers and engineers: minutes and papers 1841-54 (Acc 1002)


Glasgow University Archive Services

  • RY Pickering & Co Ltd, rolling stock mfrs, Wishaw (addnl): glass negatives, plans c1890-1914, c1950-59 (UGD12)

London University Library

  • University of London Transport Studies Society: financial records and annual journals 1962-99

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • National Cycle Archive (addnl): papers c1888-1936 (MSS.328)