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Major accessions to repositories in 2006 relating to Transport


Ayrshire Archives

  • Cumnock and District Car Club: committee and agm minutes, details of rallies, membership and financial reports 1956-1966 (ACCN 1187)

Birmingham: Archives and Heritage Service

  • Midland Jowett Motor Car Club: records 1927-2005 (MS 2599)

Camden Local Studies and Archives Centre

  • British Rail Property Board: records rel to railway hotels in Camden, and to stations and other property in the borough 1910-93

Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies

  • London & North Western Railway Co: staff books 1912-14 (NPR/7196)
  • Widnes Borough Council: papers rel Manchester and Liverpool Electric Express Railway Bill 1899-1901 (LBWd)

Conwy Archive Service

  • Llandudno & Colwyn Bay Tramway Society: minutes, corresp and misc papers 2003-2005 (CX224)

Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Barrow

  • Furness Enterprise Ltd: lobbying campaign papers rel to A590 High Newton and Low Newton bypass 1997-2005 (H000006842)

Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Whitehaven

  • Cumberland Motor Services Ltd, motor omnibus proprietors: ledgers 1921-1969 (YDB 64)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Cromford Canal Co: navigation permit book 1833 (D6653)
  • Stagecoach East Midlands: business records and maps late 20th cent (D6706)

Dorset History Centre

  • Lyme Regis Turnpike Trust: minutes and orders (transferred from Lyme Regis Museum) 1758-1877

Dudley Archives and Local History Service

  • John Bunch, railwayman: recollections of his life working on the London and North West Railway delivering goods/parcels to and from Dudley station by horse and cart and as a store keeper at Dudley Zoo during WWII 1940s (Acc 9370)

Ealing Local History Centre

  • Acton and Brentford Railway Co: papers 1865-1873 (371)

East Kent Archives Centre

  • Thanet Highway Board: additional ledger 1886-1891 (HB/Th)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Lewes Traffic Study Group: minutes and associated papers 20th cent (ACC 9378)

Flintshire Record Office

  • Holywell Turnpike Trust: minutes 1793-1808 (T/2/MB/1a)

Glamorgan Record Office

  • W & CT Jones, shipowners, Cardiff: records and family papers 19th-20th cent (D211)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Bristol Tramways & Carriage Co Ltd, Cheltenham branch: sports club minutes 1929-1946 (D10524)

Greater Manchester County Record Office

  • London North Eastern Railway: Gorton Railway Works: staff employment records 1930s-1940s (G/LNER)
  • Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway Society: plans of Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway Co 1873-1895 (G/LYR)
  • Greater Manchester Transport Action Group: secretary's papers 20th Cent (G/TAG)

Hampshire Record Office

  • M3 Motorway Public Enquiry: proofs of evidence, statements, corresp plans and papers, with related material on other enquiries 1976-91 (37A06W)

Hull City Archives

  • Hull motor vehicle licensing: registers of vehicles 1904-1925 (DPR)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • John Norton Hewitt, supervisor of the construction of the Ottoman Railway: diary and corresp about his supervision of the construction of the Ottoman Railway in Turkey 1864-1865 (MISC DON 1352)
  • Lincoln Turnpike Trust: statements of accounts 1864-1875 (ARMH)

Liverpool Record Office

  • J Blake & Co Ltd, motor agents, Liverpool: additional employees address book 1935-1950 (Acc. 6034)
  • Liverpool Overhead Railway Co Ltd: drawings c1900 (Acc. 6022)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Capital Transport Campaign: minutes, corresp and papers 1984-2006 (B06/165)
  • HM Customs and Excise: registration files of vessels registered to the Port of London 1870-1994 (B06/005)
  • King's Cross Railway Lands Group: records incl minutes, annual reports, financial records, plans, and papers rel to the Channel Tunnel Thames Link 1987-2002 (B06/073)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Trevor Page & Co Ltd, home furnishers and removers, Norwich (addnl): premises deeds from 1764, minutes, stock book and statements 1919-57 1764-1957 (ACC 2005/354, 2006/29)
  • Denton and Alburgh Community Bus: minutes, corresp and papers 1981-2006 (ACC 2006/20)
  • East Norfolk Transport Users Group: minutes, accounts and corresp c1977-2006 (ACC 2006/214)

North Devon Record Office

  • Great Western Railway Co: Victoria Road Station, Barnstaple goods ledger 1878 (2006 Acc 5)

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • Boroughbridge and District Historical Society: records incl photographs rel to the development of the A1(M) motorway 20th cent (ZGB)

Northumberland Collections Service

  • Cliffside Shipping Co Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne: minute book 1923-1942 (NRO 06673)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • Launceston & South Devon Railway: plans 1905-1908 (Acc 3142)

Powys County Archives Office

  • National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies, North Powys: records for church furnishings for St Michael and All Angels, Criggion, Montgomeryshire (M/SOC/13)

Sheffield Archives

  • South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive: Sheffield Tramways staff registers and Sheffield Transport wages ledger c1920-1986 (SYPTE)

Shropshire Archives

  • British Rail: Shropshire signal box train registers 1961-1992 (7517)
  • Great Western Railway Co: booking clerk ledger 1904 (7393)

Somerset Record Office

  • Railway station plans of Crewkerne and Yeovil 1883-1962 (DD\X\HPS)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Association of Users and Friends of Ipswich Airport: minutes and papers 1981-1991 (GC680)
  • Rickinghall Veteran Car Rally: papers 20th cent (GC681)

Surrey History Centre

  • Action Committee Against the Byway Open to All Traffic Order, Sandy Lane, Kingswood: corresp and papers 1990-2005 (7890)

Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives

  • John Bristow, fire engine maker, Ratcliff: records 1771-1795 (B/BRI)
  • Limehouse and Ratcliffe Road Action Group: records 1977-1982 (S/LAR)

Tyne and Wear Archives Service

  • Nicholas Piper, ship's captain: Newcastle memorandum book 1756 (DX1222)
  • Tyne-Tees Steam Shipping Co Ltd: board minutes, profit and loss accounts and balance sheets 1864-1974 (DT.TT)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • Myton Road Safety Committee: minutes and corresp of the committee and records rel to Myton Bridge appeal 1991-1995 (CR4043)

Wirral Archives Service

  • Geoffrey William Parkin, railway historian: papers on the history of the Mersey Railway Co, papers rel Thomas Brassey (1805-1870), railway constructor c1866-1980 (acc 2006-1692)
  • Mersey Railway Co: timetables, way-bills, tickets and memoranda 1887-1971 (acc 2006-1701)


National Archives of Scotland

  • Scotrail Ltd: public relations office files c1994-2005 (GD517)

National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives and Library

  • Moss Hutchinson Line Ltd, shipowners, Liverpool: memorandum and articles of association, directors' minutes and returns, balance sheets, profit and loss accounts, annual returns (transferred from the National Maritime Museum) 1916-1972 (B/MHL)
  • Elizabeth, steam packet: corresp and misc records 1815-1848 (DX/2304)

National Railway Museum Research Centre

  • Thomas Oliver Baker (1873-1953) railwayman: diary kept whilst working at station master's office, Derby 1893 (2006-7199)
  • John Watson (fl1840-1846), railwayman: diary, assumed that of John Watson, describing work on London & Greenwich Railway, family and personal interests 1840-1846 (2006-7206)
  • Paul White, railway campaigner: reports, corresp and papers rel campaign to save Woodhead transpennine route from closure 1970s (2006-7472)
  • Blyth & Tyne Railway: ledger detailing agreements with collieries, other railways, private firms for movement of freight, corresp c1860-1876 (2006-7599)
  • British Railways (Southern Region): registers, schedules and drawings 1950s-1970s (2006-7455)
  • Cambrian Railways and Tanat Valley Light Railway: drawings and plans of buildings 1896-1918 (2006-7448)
  • London & South Western Railway Co: Eastleigh Works drawings, registers, manuals, papers c1890-1970 (2006-7159)
  • London & North Western Railway Co: Earlestown Carriage & Wagon Works engineer's drawings of wagons, site plans 1869-1953 (2006-7238)
  • London & North Eastern Railway Co: architects office drawings 1906-1940 (2006-7250)
  • London, Brighton & South Coast Railway Co: registers and forms providing technical information on locomotive engines 1882-1922 (2006-7267 to 7285)
  • Midland Railway locomotive superintendent, Derby: accounts ledgers 1886-1914 (2006-7264 to 7266)
  • North London Railway Co, Bow Works: drawings of locomotives and components c1873-1936 (2006-7239)

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

  • Portrush Harbour Co: harbour registers 1892-1992 (D/4388)


Bristol University Information Services: Special Collections

  • Great Western Railway Co: Bristol and Exeter Railway from Exeter to Beam Bridge Surveyor's Maps 1857 (DM 2058)

Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections: Palace Green Section

  • Diary of an officer engaged in the building of the Halfa-Khartoum railway 1899 (G//S)