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Major accessions to repositories in 2007 relating to Sport


Berwick-upon-Tweed Record Office

  • Berwick Amateur Rowing Club: records 19th cent-20th cent (BRO 01248)

Bristol Record Office

  • Avon Outward Bound Association: minutes 1952-1994 (43614)
  • Bristol West Indian Cricket Club: records 1990-2004 (43688)
  • Gloucestershire Football Association: additional records 1979-2006 (40210)
  • Imperial Athletic Club, Bristol: records incl cricket score books 1905-1991 (38169)

Canterbury Cathedral Archives

  • Canterbury Cathedral Cricket Club: corresp and scoring books 1935-64 (U501)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Old Berkley Hunt: misc records collected by Susan Cowdy, incl minutes (1918-25), posters and ephemera c1920-49 (D 268)
  • Parkfield Rovers Sports Club, Princes Risborough: football club minutes 1934-37 (D-X 1834)

Centre for Kentish Studies

  • Upchurch Cricket Club: score books and minutes 1953-75 (Acc 7239)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Grampound Road Cricket Club: score books 2000-2003 (X 938)

Croydon Archives Service

  • Old Croydonians Rugby Football Club: minute book 1974-1987 (A908)

Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Whitehaven

  • Gosforth Anglers Club: minute books and membership lists 1926-1972 (YDSO 91)
  • Workington Rugby Football Club: playing records 2000-2003 (YDSo 49)

Cumbria Record Office, Carlisle Headquarters

  • Brampton Rugby Union Football Club: accounts 1927-1929 (H8107)
  • Brampton and District Motor Club: minutes and rules 1922-1925 (H8106)
  • Irving Vale Wanderers Cricket Club: minutes, tour match book, score books 1959-2004 (H8103)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Brookside and Brampton Residents Forum: minutes, administrative records, newsletters and corresp incl papers rel to campaign against relocation of Chesterfield Rugby Club 1997-2004 (D6830)
  • Ilkeston Rutland Cricket Club: minutes 1925-1982 (D6811)
  • Matlock Cricket Club: records 1929-1954 (D6855)

Doncaster Archives Department

  • Doncaster and District Cricket League: minutes and yearly handbooks 1912-2005 (DS 92 add)
  • Doncaster Belles Ladies' Football Club: records incl photographs, cuttings, programmes and business plan 1991-2003 (DS 112)
  • Wheatley Hills Lawn Tennis Club: records incl corresp, accounts, scorer's books, plans and photographs 1935-2001 (DS 110)

Durham County Record Office

  • Chester-le-Street Civilian Rifle Club: minutes 1910-26 (Acc 3394(D))

Ealing Local History Centre

  • Papers rel to Northolt playing fields 1937-1984

East Dunbartonshire Archives: Bearsden

  • Milngavie Golf Club: minute books, membership records, photographs 19th cent-20th cent (MGC)

East Riding of Yorkshire Archives and Local Studies Service

  • Beverley Town Cricket and Recreation Club: additional minutes 2000-2004 (DDX1003)
  • Beverley and District Sea Angling Club: papers incl minutes and corresp c1930-1989 (DDX1150)
  • Ramblers Association, East Yorkshire and Derwent area: records 2000-2005 (5350)

East Sussex Record Office

  • George Henry Verrall, entomologist: letters rel to racing (with John Frederick Verrall) 1875-1902 (9707)
  • Pells Pool Community Association, Lewes: records rel to upkeep of local swimming pool 2000-05 (9742)

Essex Record Office

  • Brentwood and District Elementary Schools Football League: minute book 1901-1933 (D/Z 521)
  • Chelmsford Canoe Club: minutes, corresp and papers 1993-2000 (D/Z 417 addl.)
  • Romford Rifle Club: records 1945-2001 (D/Z 520)
  • Saffron Walden Cricket Club: minutes 1984-2001, photographs 1926-66 and other records 1952-2007 1926-2007 (D/Z 526)
  • Shalford Cricket Club: minute book 1937-1957 (D/Z 525)
  • Southend-on-Sea Cricket Club: records 1927-2007 (D/Z 517)

Flintshire Record Office

  • Hawarden Park Cricket Club: score books and fixture cards 1983-2007 (AN4117)
  • Mold Ladies Hockey Club: administrative papers c1920-1943 (AN4089)

Glamorgan Record Office

  • Dinas Powys Cricket Club: records (DCRS)

Glasgow City Archives

  • Glasgow CHA Walking Club: minutes, accounts, etc 1906-2007 (TD1669)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Cheltenham and County Harriers: committee minutes, scorecards and secretary's corresp and papers 1989-2006 (D10980)
  • Cotswold Social and Athletic Boys Club, Nailsworth: corresp, photographs and papers 1937-1961 (D9486)
  • Gloucester Rugby Football Club: additional corresp, papers and photographs 1890-1999 (D10800)
  • Gloucestershire Playing Fields Association: minutes and papers 1925-1997 (D10813)

Greenwich Heritage Centre

  • Woolwich Cycling Association: minutes 1937-1952 (2007.10)

Gwynedd Archives, Caernarfon Record Office

  • Climbers Club: additional minutes, log books, journals, handbooks and guidebooks 1934-2007 (XD52)
  • Gwynedd Womens Hockey Association: minutes 1997-2002 (XM12142)

Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Record Office

  • Outward Bound School, Rhowniar: course reports 1970-1982 (6255)

Hammersmith and Fulham Archives and Local History Centre

  • Furnivall Sculling Club, Hammersmith: minutes, accounts, corresp, rules, photographs c1890-2004 (A2007/11)

Hampshire Record Office

  • Oswald W Cornwallis, of Wickham: shooting registers for West Lodge, Wickham and elsewhere 1935-61 (18A07)
  • Andover Football Club: selection committee minutes, match records, photographs and ephemera 1907-83 (159A07)
  • Hampshire Schools Rugby Football Union: minutes, team sheets and programmes 1980-2004 (80A07)
  • Hurst Hornets Basketball Club, Baughurst: minutes with related corresp 1998-2004 (36A07)
  • Ramblers' Association, Hampshire area: council minutes, footpath committee minutes and related papers 1968-2002 (22A04)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Hertfordshire County Council Staff, Social and Sports Association, Cricket Section: minutes 1936-1947 (Acc 4362)

Highland Archives: Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre

  • Glen Brittle Memorial Hut Committee: records incl minutes 1984-2005

Highland Council Archives

  • Jack Richmond collection, mainly rel to the history of shinty 19th cent-20th cent (D1101)

Huntingdonshire Archives

  • Huntingdonshire Table Tennis Association: reports, corresp and papers 1951-1960 (Accession 5181)

Islington Local History Centre

  • Hornsey Road Baths: administrative corresp 1903-1908 (06/001/018)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Northern Athletics: minutes, programmes and results c1970-1989 (DDX 2631/ACC10203)
  • Preston Cricket Club: records incl score books, fixture cards, note books, results, visitors book, photographs 1880-1984 (DDX 2636/ACC10223)
  • Royal Lytham and St Annes Golf Club: additional papers incl corresp with Seve Ballesteros, Tony Jacklin, Bob Charles, Peter Thomson, Gary Player and Tom Lehman rel to donated golf clubs; scores for Tom Lehman 1996; course plan 1984 1926-1999 (DDX 1766/ACC10009)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Old Crocks Oakham Charity Football Cup: minutes and secretary's records 1925-1997 (DE7215)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Tophams Ltd, racecourse owners, Aintree: reports and statements of accounts 1902-1957 (Acc 6185)
  • Goodison Park plans 1907-1932 (Acc 6123)

Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • Cuxton Miniature Rifle Club: minutes 1914-26 (P108/PC)

Norfolk Record Office

  • East Anglian Womens Hockey Association: further records 1906-2003 (ACC 2007/278)
  • King's Lynn Swimming Club: records 1901-1959 (SO 262)
  • Shouldham Bowls Club: accounts 1950-1974 (SO 253)

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • Lyke Wake Walk Club: annual and financial reports and circulars 1955-2005 (ZLY)

Northumberland Collections Service

  • Kirkheaton Pony Sports Association: minutes, accounts, corresp 1946-1972 (NRO 07239)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Nottingham Ladies Swimming Club (Victoria Baths): minutes and papers rel to closure of club 1928-2002 (7231)

Oxfordshire Record Office

  • Henley Golf Club: additional records comprising ladies' handicaps, march results, cash book and competition book 1938-2007 (Acc 5666)

Pembrokeshire Record Office

  • Milford Haven Swimming Squad: minutes and accounts 1975-2006 (DSO/92)
  • Rosemarket Cricket Club: minute book, corresp and accounts 1948-1960 (DSO/93)

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • Luncarty Angling Club: minutes, financial papers and records of catches 1963-1983 (ACC07/21)
  • The Munro Society: additional records of member's activities including diaries, munro tables, bothy handbooks, photographs, corresp and MS accounts of climbs c1925-2007 (ACC07/11; ACC07/32; ACC07/36; ACC07/38)
  • Tulloch Angling Club: minute books and cash books 1889-1949 (ACC07/18)

Peterborough Archives Service

  • Peterborough Bowling Club: minute books 1907-1944

Rotherham Archives and Local Studies

  • Ramblers Association, Rotherham group: corresp 1980-2003 (696-G)
  • Ulley Sailing Club: minutes and corresp 1972-2007 (720-G)

Sheffield Archives

  • Ramblers Association, Sheffield and District branch: minute book 1996-2000 (MD7877)
  • Sheffield Clarion Ramblers: records incl annual membership programmes, corresp, photographs, accounts 1930s-1980s (X95)

Stirling Council Archive Service

  • Royal Caledonian Curling Club, Scottish Central Province: minutes 1908-2004 (A1311)

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • Bury St Edmunds Swimming Club: minute book 1924-1932 (GC596)
  • Ixworth Bowls Club: minute books 1907-1974 (GC599)

Surrey History Centre

  • Epsom Municipal Officers Cricket Club: records, with material rel to Epsom and Ewell Civil Defence Association Cricket Club 1928-75 (8153)
  • Royal Mid-Surrey Golf Club: additional records comprising membership lists and videos of events 1971-99 (8148)
  • Surrey Union Hunt: records and related research papers c1850-2007 (8138)

Tameside Local Studies and Archives

  • Ashton Lacrosse Club: records incl minutes and corresp 1897-1997 (3287)
  • Tameside Tennis League: records incl letters, minutes and agendas 1936-1987 (3278)

Teesside Archives

  • Cleveland Hunt: minutes, financial records 1911-1972 (Acc 6409)

Tyne and Wear Archives Service

  • North Eastern Jewish Golfing Society: minutes 1963-76 (SX124)
  • Tynemouth Sailing Club: minutes, plan, paper re Major H E Burton and misc material 1929-2004 (S.TSC)
  • Wallsend Borough Bowling Club: accounts and papers rel membership 1922-1965 (DX1252)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • North Warwickshire Hunt: minutes, financial papers and corresp 1865-1964 (CR 4133)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • Bristol Channel Yacht Club: additional administrative and financial records 20th cent (D/D BCYC)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Crablands Bowls and Tennis Club, Selsey: records 1947-2003 (Acc14927)
  • South Bersted Cricket Club: accounts and score books 1953-95 (Acc14579)
  • Volume rel to horse races at Goodwood 1841-43 (Acc14628)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Bradford

  • Jowett Car Club: records 1914-2007 (WYB324)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Calderdale

  • Blackley Cricket Club: records c1954-2002 (WYC:1364)
  • Bradshaw Cricket Club: records 1950s-2004 (WYC:1365)
  • Bridgeholme Cricket Club, Todmorden: records 1952-2006 (WYC:1371)
  • Copley Cricket Club: additional records 1864-2005 (WYC:1295)
  • Greetland Village Cricket Club: additional records 1920-1976 (WYC:1390)
  • Halifax Cricket League: additional records 1964-1989 (WYC:1344)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Almondbury Casuals Cricket Club: records c1987-2006 (WYK1384)
  • Batley Cricket Club: additional records c1862-1985 (WYK1361)
  • Birstall Cricket Club: records c1887-2004 (WYK1383)
  • Golcar Cricket and Bowling Club: records 1967-2007 (WYK1414)
  • Huddersfield Athletic Club: records c1869 (WYK1398)
  • North of England Athletic Association: additional records 1911-2007 (WYK1345)
  • Yorkshire County Amateur Athletic Association: records c1932-2006 (WYK1391)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds

  • Yorkshire County Cricket Club: additional records 1863-2002 (WYL2053)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield

  • Wakefield and District Badminton League: records 1955-2007 (WYW1651)

Wigan Archives Service

  • Leigh Cricket Club: members calendars, scorecards and team photographs 1894-1939 (Acc 4293)

Wirral Archives Service

  • Heswall Golf Club: committee minutes 1949-1994 (acc no 1754)

Worcestershire Record Office, County Hall Branch

  • Archdales of Worcester Works and Sports Club: photographs, scrapbook and misc papers, incl minutes of Worcester Sportsmen's Committee c1925-1990 (BA14012)


Jersey Archive

  • St Mary's Rifle Club, Jersey: minutes and accounts incl records of Coin Varin Saloon Rifle Club 1896-1992 (JA/1268)
  • St Catherine's Sailing Club: secretary's records 2000-2003 (JA/1266)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Henry Kirby, lawyer: albums of sketches and water colour drawings, mainly rel to sporting life at Forsinard 1869-1912 (Acc.12786)
  • Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers: additional minutes, financial and membership records etc 1809-2006 (Acc.12739)
  • Mountain Rescue Committee of Scotland: records 1964-2000 (Acc.12759)
  • Royal Burgess Golfing Society of Edinburgh: additional records 1906-2006 (Acc.12819)

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

  • George Best, footballer: books of condolence signed in various parts of Ireland including Belfast, Lisburn, Cork and Dublin 2005-06 (D4411)


Chethams Library

  • Moss Side Baptist Ladies Hockey Club: minute book 1958-1989

Mountain Heritage Trust

  • Robert Samuel Theodore Chorley, 1st Baron Chorley, lawyer and conservationist: papers rel to Cambridge University Mountaineering Club's expedition to the Himalaya incl postcards received 1953-54 (CHO)
  • Robert Charles Evans, surgeon and mountaineer: letters (19) to Dr Anne McCandless rel to mountaineering 1949-79 (CEV)
  • Alan Tritton: papers rel to the 1975 British Everest Expedition 20th cent (ATR)
  • Stanley Watson, mountaineer: sketch books, cuttings etc (STW)
  • Simon Yates, mountaineer: drafts of his book "The Flame of Adventure" 2000-01 (SYA)
  • Joint Services Expedition to Brabant Island: records c1970-1984 (JSE)
  • Mountain Heritage Trust: records 20th cent (MHT)


Bath University Library

  • Richard Bowen, judoka and judo historian: research papers incl minutes, corresp, photographs and ephemera 1873-2005 (BOWEN)
  • Women's hockey in the UK: minutes, corresp and papers (an amalgamation of personal collections of female hockey players) 1895-1960 (HOCKEY)

London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives Division

  • David Lawrence Lipsey, Baron Lipsey, journalist and politican: papers rel to the proposed abolition of the Horserace Totalisator Board 1999-2006 (LIPSEY)

St Andrews University Library

  • St Andrews University Mountaineering Club: reports of expeditions to Greenland 1961-1978 (UY911/Mount/2/1-2)

University of Westminster Archives

  • Polytechnic Cycling Club, Westminster: further records incl committee minutes, newsletters and a photograph album 1878-2006 (UWA PCC)