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Major accessions to repositories in 2006 relating to Architecture


Bedfordshire and Luton Archives and Records Service

  • Victor Farrar Partnership, architects, Bedford: records 1962-1994 (Z368addition)

Bexley Local Studies and Archive Centre

  • Bexley Borough Council: Royal Arsenal redevelopment files 1965-1973 (LALB)

Birmingham: Archives and Heritage Service

  • Richard Hicks Bridgens, cabinetmaker: architectural and furniture drawings of Aston Hall 19th cent (2006/028)
  • John Osborne Partnership, architects, Birmingham: additional records 1950-1984 (MS 2135)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Burgess, Holden & Watson, architects, Beaconsfield: drawings and other records 1906-53 (D-X 1797)
  • Hillesden Parish Church: papers rel to restoration, incl plans by George Gilbert Scott c1870-79 (PR 102)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Victoria County History of Cornwall: architectural notebooks, notes on Hundreds, charities etc 1906-1908 (X1254)

Cumbria Record Office, Carlisle Headquarters

  • Joseph Graham, architect: plans of grandstand, Carlisle racecourse 1902 (DX 1830)
  • Blindcrake Methodist Chapel: records incl minutes, corresp, and architect's plans 1937-2001 (DFCM 6)

Devon Record Office

  • Salisbury & Chandler, architects, Exmouth: business records, client and job files, incl blueprints and corresp 1960-1997 (Acc 6777)

East Kent Archives Centre

  • GM Hinds, architects and valuers, Ramsgate: additional accounts 1778-1871 (R/U1561)

East Riding of Yorkshire Archives and Local Studies Service

  • Andrew Anderson, architect, Driffield: papers rel to work on churches in the East Riding of Yorkshire c1980-1999 (DDX1120)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Walter Hindes Godfrey, architect, historian and topographer: plans and papers 1571-2006 (ACC 9446)
  • Carden & Godfrey, architects, London: plans and files 20th cent (ACC 9449)

Essex Record Office

  • Carden & Godfrey, architects, London: plans and papers rel to Essex buildings, incl Chelmsford Cathedral c1950-1979 (D/F 290)

Glasgow City Archives

  • Ross, Doak & Whitelaw, architects, Glasgow: drawings, photographs, survey material of Trinity College 1856-1982 (TD1643)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Jones family of Pitchcombe: personal and professional papers incl project papers of Eunice Jones, architect, Pitchcombe and local history material rel to Pitchcome 1951-2006 (D10521)
  • Edwin J Benton, architect: personal papers 1930-1965 (D10480)
  • D Goodman, architect: plans and drawings for Gloucestershire County Council 1954-1969 (D10706)
  • Nicholas W Kingsley, archivist: reports and papers concerning the conservation of buildings in Gloucestershire 1975-2005 (D9078)
  • Bartosch & Stokes, architects, Cheltenham: additional project files 1977-2001 (D7266)
  • JT Darby, architect, Cheltenham: drawings of All Saints School, Cheltenham 1890 (D10544)
  • Kenneth B Mackenzie, architect, Bibury: additional architectural drawings and photographs 1920-1959 (D1000)
  • Gloucestershire Buildings Recording Group: building files, comprising reports, plans, photographs and papers 1990-2006 (D9529)

Hampshire Record Office

  • H Reginald & Briant A Poulter, architects, Camberley: plans and sketches for Hampshire properties designed by the firm c1909-39 (140A06)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Carden & Godfrey, architects, London: plans and papers rel to Ashridge House 20th cent (Acc 4278)

Huntingdonshire Archives

  • Inskip Partnership, architects, Bedford: plans rel to properties in Hunts 1934-1960 (Accession 5132)

Isle of Wight Record Office

  • Quarr Abbey, Benedictine refoundation: plans of entrance block 1913 (2006/052)
  • Trinity House: drawings of Isle of Wight lighthouses and buoys c1970-80 (2006/010)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Whitefield Primary School, Liverpool: architectural plans and related documents 1874-1991 (Acc. 6086)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Anthony Blee Consultancy, architectural consultants, Islington: case files concerning historical listed buildings, photographs, proofs, reports and appeal decisions 1970-2003 (B06/077)
  • Greater London Council (including London Residuary Body), architect's department: plans of County Hall 1985 (GLR/AR)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Andrew Anderson, architect, Driffield: plans and papers, mainly rel to church restoration work in Norwich 1965-2004 (ACC 2005/396)
  • AJ Caley & Sons (later Caley-Mackintosh Ltd), mineral water and confectionery manufacturers, Norwich: architects plans rel to factory at Chapelfield, Norwich 1945-2000 (ACC 2005/330, 2006/159)
  • Clive Tilley, architect, Booton: plans c1970-1999 (ACC 2006/37)
  • Wearing, Hastings & Norton, architects, Norwich: records 20th cent (BR 332)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Ashfield District Council: architectural plans produced by the council and its predecessors 1935-1998 (7070)

Powys County Archives Office

  • Painscastle Rural District Council and Highway Board: minutes, accounts, valuation lists, rate charge book, architects drawings, and register of wartime evacuation scheme 1895-1974 (R/RD/RA)

Shakespeare Centre Library and Archive

  • Yorke, Harper & Harvey, architects, Stratford-on-Avon: architectural plans and files 1954-1982 (DR 1179)

Sheffield Archives

  • Denis Evinson, architectural historian: records incl corresp, notes and papers rel to the publication 'The Lord's House: A History of Sheffield's Roman Catholic Buildings 1570-1990' c1960-1989 (MD7479)

Southampton Archives Office

  • Poole family, architects, of Southampton: drawings, photographs and ephemera rel to architectural work, primarily of Edward Cooper Poole and Josiah George Poole c1800-1939

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • Andrew Anderson, architect, Driffield (Yorkshire): drawings and papers rel to Bildeston and Kersey churches 1962-2002 (HC575)

Surrey History Centre

  • John Brownrigg, architect: additional papers incl drawings rel to Ekstrom House, New York and houses designed for Guildway Ltd (formerly Cedar Homes Ltd) of Guildford 20th cent (7937)
  • David Fry, builders, Godalming: architectural drawings of residential and business premises in Surrey and Hampshire early 20th cent (8044)
  • Walton on Thames bridge: architectural drawings 1877-1957 (CC1114)

Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives

  • Tower Hamlets Borough Council: building control files rel to the Isle of Dogs, Stepney and Whitechapel High Street 1893-1987 (L/THL/D/2)

Walsall Local History Centre

  • Hickton & Farmer, architects, Walsall: architectural plans of cinemas and theatres 1910-1933 (1319)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • Castle Cinema, Swansea: plans c1912-1933

West Sussex Record Office

  • King Edward VII Hospital, Midhurst: misc building plans 20th cent (Acc .14322)
  • William Clegram: plans of Shoreham Harbour and Brighton West Pier 1820-22 (Acc. 14510)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Joseph Berry & Sons, architects, Huddersfield: records 1860-1966 (WYAS3205)

Wirral Archives Service

  • Emslie A Morgan, assistant borough architect, Wallasey Corporation: notebooks, correspondence and research papers rel St George's School, Leasowe Road, Wallasey c1957-87 (acc 2006-1736)


Jersey Archive

  • Queree Architects Ltd, St Helier: plans and papers 1991-2001 (JA/1148, JA 1161)
  • Taylor Leapingwell & Horne, architects: additional plans and drawings 1953-1993 (JA/1128)
  • Vaughan, Jelley & Son Ltd, architects, St Saviour: plans 1969-1971 (JA/1155)

National Railway Museum Research Centre

  • London & North Eastern Railway Co: architects office drawings 1906-1940 (2006-7250)

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

  • Derek Hill, painter and expert on Islamic architecture: corresp, papers and photographs 1934-2000 (D/4400)

Royal Naval Museum

  • Royal Naval Academy, Portsmouth: MS floor plans showing proposed original layout of upper floors c1730 (2006.33)


Royal Institute of British Architects

  • Henry Emlyn (1728/9-1815), architect: volume of drawings after James Gibbs and Emlyn's own British order
  • Sir Denys Lasdun (1914-2001), architect: papers
  • Sir Edwin Landseer Lutyens (1869-1944), architect: drawings for new British embassy in Washington DC
  • Cyril Leonard Sjostrom Mardall (1909-1994), architect: designs of Mardall and his wife, June Park, for housing in Ireland, West Indies, Finland and Holland Park
  • Eric Mendelsohn (18871953), architect: drawings of Mendelsohn and Serge Chermayeff for Shrub's Wood, Buckinghamshire
  • Richard Norman Shaw (1831-1912), architect: drawings for Bolney House, London
  • Philip Armstrong Tilden (1887-1956), architect: drawings, photographs and papers
  • Alfred Waterhouse (1830-1905), architect: business records and scrapbook
  • Foster & Partners, architects, London: drawings for 30 St Mary's Axe and American Air Museum, Duxford

St George's Chapel Archives and Chapter Library

  • Charles Brown, architect: papers and plans 1990s (SGC ACC2006/6)
  • St George's Chapel, Windsor: restoration reports and plans 2003 - 2005 (SGC ACC2006/4)


Borthwick Institute for Archives

  • Brierley, Leckenby, Keighley and Groom, architects, York: additional plans 1910-1925 (AB)

Bristol University Information Services: Special Collections

  • George Herbert Oatley, architect: corresp with family, working papers, lantern slides, misc papers rel to his professional and personal life 1853-1990 (DM 2064)

London University: Institute of Education

  • Mary Medd, nee Crowley, architect: papers incl corresp, diaries, notebooks, drawings, photographs, student work, and family memorabilia c1860-2005 (DC/ME)

Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections

  • Taner Oc, urban planner: research papers rel to planning and urban regeneration; housing, education and employment in ethnic minorities and race relations c 1970-2000 (MS 803)

Oxford University: Regent's Park College, Angus Library

  • Baptist Union of Great Britain and Ireland: additional records comprising Metropolitan Area Committee and General Superintendants' Board minutes, and plans for Baptist Church House, Southampton Row, London c1940-99 (Acc 239)