Three women linking arms. Cat ref: Coal 80/673/013 Accessions to repositories
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Major accessions to repositories in 2005 relating to Sport


Anglesey County Record Office/Archifdy Ynys Mon

  • Holyhead Sailing Club: additional records 1970-2004 (WD 10)
  • Red Wharf Bay Sailing Club, Anglesey: records 1952-2003 (WD 14)

Bedfordshire and Luton Archives and Records Service

  • Bedford Ladies Rowing Club: further records 1954-1973 (Z1073)
  • Bedfordshire Badminton Association: records 1948-2000 (X911)

Bexley Local Studies and Archive Centre

  • East Wickham Badminton Club: corresp and papers 1950-2000 (CS/EWB)
  • Thames Road Cycling Club, Bexley: scrap book 1945-65 (CS/TRC)

Bury Archives Service

  • Holcombe Old English Game Fowl Club: club rules (RMX/4)

Centre for Kentish Studies

  • Nonington College of Physical Education: records incl student and staff records, syllabuses, lecture notes, minutes, videos of student competitions, photos, individual student records (by donation) c1930-86 (Acc7029)
  • West Kent Cyclists Touring Club: records incl sub-committee minutes, route schedules, AGM reports and corresp 1929-2002 (Acc-7089)
  • Hunting diary for Stockbury, Newington and Borden areas U3709 (1902-07)

Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies

  • Chester and District Football League: minute books 1910-1997 (ZCR 6937)
  • Chester and District Football Association: minute books 1942-1996 (ZCR 6955)

Coventry Archives

  • Coventry & District Netball Association: records 1993-2004 (PA2620)

Cumbria Record Office, Carlisle Headquarters

  • Cumberland Cricket Club: minutes, accounts and chairman's report 2005 (DSO 232)
  • Cumberland Cricket Club: records incl secretary's corresp 1990-2005 (DSO 232)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Capitol Dancing Club, Chapel-en-le-Frith: minutes and corresp 1963-1994 (D6444)
  • Great Longstone Cricket Club: scoring book 1938-1942 (D4719)

Devon Record Office

  • Feniton Tennis Club: minutes, accounts, corresp and papers 1928-1993 (6638-0)
  • Tedburn St Mary Fair and Sports Committee: minutes 1920-2003 (6719-0)

Dorset History Centre

  • Civil Service Sports Council: Weymouth Area Association: minutes 1954-1995 (D.1945)
  • Wessex Cyclists' Touring Club: West Dorset Section: minutes, accounts and corresp 1997-2004 (D.1802)

Dundee City Archives

  • Amphibious Ancients Bathing Association, Dundee: minutes and newscuttings 1899-1985 (GDX419)

East Dunbartonshire Archives: Kirkintilloch

  • Kirkintilloch Bowling Club: minutes 1918-1974 (GD132)
  • Westermains Bowling Club, Kirkintilloch: corresp, minutes and papers 1904-2003 (GD119)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Framfield Park Cricket Club: secretary's book 1890-1901 (ACC 9121)
  • Glynde Cricket Club: minutes (2001-03) and score books 1974-2003 (ACC 9161)
  • Sussex County Cricket Club: deeds and minutes 19th-20th cent (ACC 9293)

Essex Record Office

  • Saffron Walden Badminton Club: minutes and papers c1931-1988 (D/Z 480)
  • Stock Cricket Club: score books 1886-1906 (D/Z 470)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Fairford Playing Fields Ltd: minutes, accounts, corresp and papers 1955-2004 (D10430)
  • Frenchay Cricket Club: scorecards, photographs and papers 1875-2002 (D10130)
  • Gloucestershire Amateur Athletic Association: lists of entrants and results from county championships 1961-1997 (D10257)
  • Gloucestershire Football Association: additional records, minutes 1994-2003 (D5244)
  • Wiltshire and Gloucestershire Border Pistol Club: minutes, corresp and papers 1967-1997 (D10167)
  • Woolaston Memorial Hall and Playing Field Charity: field management committee minutes 1974-1979 (D10286)

Huntingdonshire Archives

  • Huntingdon and District Cricket Club: score books and related papers 1980-1992 (Accession 5069)

Isle of Wight Record Office

  • Victoria Sports Club, Newport: records incl minutes c1900-25 (ac2005/11)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Association of Cruising Enthusiasts (Lancaster Canal): minutes, accounts, corresp and other records 20th cent (DDX 2527 acc 9890)
  • Hoghton Rapper Sword Team: minute book, photographs and other records 1963-2004 (DDX 2512 acc 9839)
  • Preston Table Tennis Association: minutes, photographs and other records 1984-2005 (DDX 1959 acc 9891)

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

  • Chorlton cum Hardy Cricket Club: minutes, cash books, score books and other records 1914-1989 (M730)
  • Crumpsall Park Mens Bowling Club: accounts and other records c1960-1989 (M729)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Norwich Bowling Club: minute book 1951-1957 (ACC 2004/259)

North Lanarkshire Archives

  • Calderhead Curling Club: minute book 1867-1910 (U176)
  • Shotts Star Football Club: minute book 1922-1924 (U175)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • National Playing Fields Association: Nottinghamshire branch: minutes 1937-1997 (Acc 6756)
  • Nottingham Schools Football Association: accounts and scrapbooks 1980-2003 (Acc 6755)

Oxfordshire Record Office

  • Mounthill Rambling Club, Oxfordshire: records incl corresp, accounts and mailing lists 1938-1998 (Acc. 5445)

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • The Munro Society: minutes and papers of members of the society devoted to the exploration of Scotland's hills classified as Munros 1945-2004 (Accnno03/08)

Powys County Archives Office

  • Llandrindod Wells Golf Club: additional records incl share certificate registers and photographs 1907-2005 (R/SOC/5)

Rotherham Archives and Local Studies

  • Rotherham and District Schools' Athletic Association: minutes 1905-1990 (Acc 1003)

Sheffield Archives

  • Ben Jessop, of Lepton and Sheffield: diaries mainly rel to work, home, weather, outings and entertainment, especially local cricket 1951-59 (2005/89)
  • J Herbert Shirt, amateur athlete, Sheffield: corresp and ephenera rel to athletics 1938-55 (2005/119)
  • James Dixon & Sons Ltd, manufacturers of silver, silver-plated and Britannia metal goods, Sheffield: additional platers' books, order and sales books, cutlery papers with records of the angling club and football fixtures 20th cent (2005/118)

Shropshire Archives

  • Shropshire County Badminton Association: records incl minutes 1932-1999 (7256)
  • Shropshire Lawn Tennis Association: records incl minutes 1920-2002 (7255)

Southampton Archives Office

  • Hampshire County Bowling Club: minutes, accounts and papers rel to accommodation, membership and matches, with press cuttings and photographs 1889-2000

Surrey History Centre

  • Anglo-Netherlands Sports Association: Caterham and district branch: souvenir programmes 1949-51 (7820)

Tameside Local Studies and Archives

  • Ashton Under Lyne Swimming Club: minute books and membership lists 1919-2005 (Acc 3187)
  • Ashton Under Lyne Lacrosse Club: minute books, accounts, corresp, handbooks and photographs 1920-2004 (Acc 3177)

Tyne and Wear Archives Service

  • Sunderland Hebrew Congregation: records incl minutes of Sunderland Guild of Jewish Women, Sunderland Chevra Kadisha and Sunderland Jewish Badminton Club 1922-1996 (C.SU74)

Walsall Local History Centre

  • Aldridge Cricket Club: records incl minute books, score books and an oral history audio cassette 1913-2003 (1237)
  • emails of W White, sent while competing in the Global Challenge Round the World Yacht Race 2004-2005 (1258)

West Sussex Record Office

  • South Bersted and Bognor Cricket Club: additional records 1971-2005 (Add Mss 55148-55155)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Bradford

  • Bradford Table Tennis Association: minutes 1946-99 (WYB255)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Calderdale

  • Elland Cricket Club: minutes 1892-2004 (WYC:1294)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • Wiltshire Amateur Athletic Association: minutes, papers, handbooks and programmes 1922-1998 (3511)

Wirral Archives Service

  • Heswall Golf Club: records incl minutes 1924-94 (Acc 1570 YHGC)

York City Archives Department

  • York Motor Yacht Club: records incl corresp and membership books c 1960-1989 (847)
  • York Football Club: minutes 1877-1881 (844)
  • York Schools Athletic Association: records incl minutes and corresp 1946-1970 (834, 865)


Manx National Heritage Library

  • Pooildhooie Tennis Club, Isle of Man: accounts 1904-09 (11167)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Andrew Greig, author and mountaineer: literary papers c1986-2005 (Acc.12535)
  • James Mann Wordie, Knight geologist and mountaineer: journals and related papers c1900-46 (Acc.12559)


BBC Written Archives Centre

  • British Broadcasting Corporation: Sports Department: World Cup photograph album showing empty grounds and MS plans for commentary positions 1966 (T14/3,396)


Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Cambridge University Ice Hockey Club: further records c1990-1999 (MS Add. 8087)

University of Westminster Archives

  • Polytechnic Harriers, Westminster: additional administrative and financial records 1893-1986 (UWA PHA)

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • Ken Rolls, Cyclist: diaries (MSS.328n051)
  • Frank Rowland Whitt, chemical engineer and cycling expert: cycling records incl corresp (MSS.328/n/)