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Major accessions to repositories in 2002 relating to Building and Construction


Berkshire Record Office

  • Blay & Sons, builders, White Waltham: records 1864-1976 (D/EX 1726)

Bolton Archive and Local Studies Service

  • Bradshaw, Gass & Hope, architects, Bolton: plans and files 1960-90 (ZBGH)
  • Hermon, Crook & Williams, architects, Bolton: schedules and plans (ZHC)
  • Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council: building control records, incl registers of building regulation allocations and street renaming 1898-1961

City of Westminster Archives Centre

  • John Watson, builder, employee of Thomas Cubitt: diary and personal accounts 1849-51 (Acc 2282)

Cumbria Record Office, Kendal

  • GH Pattinson Ltd, builders, Windermere: records rel to individual properties, plans and volumes (c400 boxes) 20th cent (WDB 133)
  • Morland School: records rel to the building of the school 1873-1974 (WDS 50)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • R Heathcote, joiner, Monyash: sales ledger 1894-1928 (D5785)
  • John Hall & Son, stone merchants and quarry owners, Rowlsey: business records 1924-28 (D504/52)
  • Reema (Chesterfield) Ltd, building contractors: business records 20th cent (D5814)

Devon Record Office

  • Wyatt, builder, Aveton Gifford: payments-received journal 1935-69 (6260)

Dorset Record Office

  • R Crumbleholme & Son, builders, Weymouth: business records 1901-97 (D/CBH)

Dumfries and Galloway Archives

  • Morton & Son, architects, Dumfries: architectural plans, papers and photographs c1940-99 (GGD499)

East Kent Archives Centre

  • AG Lockwood & Co, building contractors, Westgate on Sea: records c1850-1990 (EK/U104)

Essex Record Office

  • Thomas Elliston, joiner, builder and gothic carver, Ballingdon cum Brundon, Suffolk (previously Essex): account books 1863-72 (D/DU 2062, A11012)
  • Augustus D Letch Ltd, builders, Braintree: records 1901-95 (D/F 259, A11097, 11169)

Gloucestershire Record Office

  • Unnamed builder, Gloucestershire: notebook c1906-12 (D9359)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Foster family, builders and carpenters, Offley: journals and ledgers 1879-1949 (Acc 3815)
  • Sishes Housing Co-operative Ltd, Stevenage: minutes, plans and papers 1976-78 (Acc 3835)

Jersey Archive

  • Jersey Archive: records rel to the construction of the Archive, the establishment of the Service and the Citibank photographic project (JA/605)

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

  • Reader Bros, house-builders, London: records incl ledgers, designs, work diaries and corresp 1900-50 (B02/083)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Taylor, Son & Platt, architects, Burnley: job files incl plans and valuations 19th-20th cent (DDX 1101)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • R N Rawlinson, builder, Morton by Bourne: account books 1902-59 (MISC DON 1151)

Liverpool Record Office

  • National Federation of Building Trade Employees, Liverpool branch: records incl those of predecessor bodies 19th-20th cent (Acc. 5674)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Scarles family of Norwich: family papers c1872-1973, incl some rel to the family building business (ACC 2002/52)
  • Robert Herbert Flood (1862-1936), stonemason and antiquary (addnl): letters and papers rel to St Julian's church, Norwich (ACC 2002/50)
  • Horace William Woolsey, builder and carpenter, Edgefield: account book and related papers 1886-2000 (ACC 2002/41)

North Devon Record Office

  • Sanders, builders, Barnstaple: account book and day book 1895-96 (653/0)
  • Monumental mason, Bradworthy: account book 1884-1901 (657/0)

Pembrokeshire Record Office

  • WS Atkins plc, planning consultants, Epsom: reports on historic buildings within the Ministry of Defence areas in Pembrokeshire (HDX/1590)

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • Andrew Bulman jnr, carpenter, Kelso: letter book (SBA/202)

Surrey History Centre

  • AH & WF Maynard, builders and decorators, Bletchingley: account books 1913-62 (7270)

The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland

  • A E Cox & Co (Builders) Ltd, Leciester: cash and wages book (DE6333)
  • Empire Stone Co Ltd, artifical stone manufacturers, Narborough: records 1906-90 (DE6285)

West Sussex Record Office

  • James Longley & Co Ltd, builders, Crawley (addnl): records 19th-20th cent (Acc 12719)


Institution of Civil Engineers

  • John Smeaton, civil engineer (addnl): MSS report on Christchurch harbour 1762


Glasgow University Archive Services

  • Leitch & Sharpe, consulting civil engineers, Glasgow: letters, specifications and plans c1950-2002 (Accn 2216)

York University: Borthwick Institute of Historical Research

  • William Birch & Sons Ltd, builders and public works contractors, York: apprenticeship indentures, property deeds and records 1912-32 (AccNo: 31/2002)