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Major accessions to repositories in 2004 relating to Gardening


Bristol Record Office

  • Bristol and West of England Orchid Society: records 1957-1993 (42582)

Cambridgeshire County Record Office, Huntingdon

  • John Wood, horticulturalist, Brampton: account book c1742-1797 (Accession 5016)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Chalfont St Peter Garden Club: records incl minutes, newsletters and garden show programmes 1954-2004 (D-X 1700)
  • Planting plan for the Long Garden, Cliveden, by Nora Lindsay and Percy Cane 1949 (D 158)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Joseph Paxton, Knight MP architect and landscape gardener: records as Chair of Ways and Works committee 1849 (D6287)

East Riding of Yorkshire Archives and Records Service

  • Beverley and District Chrysanthemum Society: additional minutes 1990-2002 (DDX856)

Essex Record Office

  • Chelmsford and District Gardeners Association (addnl): minutes 1997-2002 and newsletters 1974-2004 1974-2004 (D/Z 319 addl)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Humphry Repton, landscape gardener: red book for Lathom House, Lancashire 1792 (DP 504 acc 9622)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Daniels Ltd, seed growers, nurserymen and florists, Norwich: seed catalogues 1883-1927 (ACC 2003/172)
  • Cyril Ward, market gardener, Great Yarmouth: diaries 1949-1987 (ACC 2003/188)

Surrey History Centre

  • Slocock family, nurserymen, of Surrey: records incl notebooks of Walter Charles Slocock, and papers rel to their nursery businesses, Goldsworth Old Nurseries, Knaphill Nursery Ltd and Slococks Nursery 1774-2000 (7562)
  • Glosters Ltd, horticultural merchants, Woking: business records 20th cent (7655)
  • Merton, Tooting and District Horticultural Society: records (7695)

The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland

  • Vaughan Horticultural Society: financial records, accounts and minutes 1949-2004 (DE6634)

Wiltshire and Swindon Record Office

  • Alpine Garden Society: Wiltshire branch: minutes and newsletters 1978-2000 (3459)


Royal Institute of British Architects Archives and Drawings Collection

  • Nigel Temple, architectural and garden historian: research papers on John Nash and the Reptons 1970-1995