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Major accessions to repositories in 2008 relating to Architecture


Barking and Dagenham Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • Barking borough: planning applications for new streets and buildings (non-consecutive) 1895-1967 (ACQ2008/02)

Carmarthenshire Archive Service

  • St Ishmael parish: papers rel to church rebuilding and fabric 1860-1974 (8031)

City of Westminster Archives Centre

  • Sir Basil Urwin Spence, architect: architectural plans, photographs and project records 1961-1975 (Acc 2585)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Cornish Buildings Group: minutes 1970-1984 (X1305)
  • Plans of Bodmin North railway station 1897-1960 (AD1915)

Cumbria Record Office, Kendal

  • Charles G Dean, architect: diaries, drawings and other papers 1972-1980 (WDB 145)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Sir Howard Montagu Colvin, architectural historian: further research papers rel to Calke Abbey and the Harpur Crewe family 20th cent (D6959)

East Riding of Yorkshire Archives and Local Studies Service

  • Spurn Point and Withernsea lighthouses: plans 1896-1983 (DDX1332)

Essex Record Office

  • Corporation of Trinity House: plans of Stoneness Lighthouse, West Thurrock 20th cent (D/Z 535)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • John L Jones, architect, Cheltenham: churchwork collection, projects mostly in Gloucestershire and South Wales 1930-1989 (D11237)
  • Gloucester City College of Technology: architect's plans 1969-1978 (D7492)

Hackney Archives Department

  • London Borough of Hackney: plans of Hackney schools c1800-1989 (2008/41)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Harris family, Earls of Malmesbury: architectural ground plans and elevations of houses, additional estate corresp c1775-1897 (9M73)
  • Colson & Son, architects and surveyors, Winchester: scrapbook c1873-1906 (59A08W)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Victor Farrar Partnership, architects, Bedford: further Herts records late 20th cent (Acc 4524)

Hounslow Library Local Studies Service

  • Carden & Godfrey, architects, London: papers rel to Said House, Chiswick, St Joseph's Hospital, Chiswick, Gunnersbury Park Stables and 24 Heathfield Terrace 1958-89 (BRA 2919)

Hull City Archives

  • Blackmore, Son & Co, architects: drawings of Oriental House, Hull (DIHA)

Kingston Museum and Heritage Service

  • James Lomas, borough architect, Kingston-upon-Thames: papers and slides c1950-79 (KX446)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Bruce Henderson Gray, architect: architectural plans, drawings and papers rel to Norwich Housing Association schemes 1944-1979 (ACC 2007/318)
  • Leonard G Hannaford, architect: records incl sketch books and drawings 1920-1960s (ACC 2007/439)

Oxfordshire Record Office

  • Arbery Building Preservation Trust, Wantage: records incl minutes and architectural reports 1995-2001 (Acc 5799)

Peterborough Archives Service

  • Michael Belton, Ward & Partners, architects, Peterborough: drawings, administrative and financial records c1960-89 (2008/66)
  • Burnard Green, civil engineers, London: architect's drawings of Peterborough Town Hall 1929-31 (2008/14)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • Peter Roseveare, architect, Plymouth: plans, docket files rel to building projects 1975-2000 (X57)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Barefoot & Gillies, architects, Ipswich: further misc records 1898-2004 (HG400)

Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives

  • Building Control Service, London Borough of Tower Hamlets: records 1904-2008 (L/THL/D2)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield

  • Blackmore, Son & Co, architects, Hull: plans for Doctor Crowther's Almshouses Charity, Wakefield; 11-25 George Street, Wakefield and Sir Edmund Turnor's Hospital, Wragby 1992 (WYW1658)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • Sir Harold Brakspear, architect and architectural historian: diaries, log books, corresp and specifications 1883-1934 (3692)
  • Sir Harold Brakspear, architect and architectural historian: additional plans and drawings rel to various projects, England and Wales 1800-2000 (2512)


National Monuments Record

  • EG Tasker, local historian and photographer, Barnsley: photographs of English medieval church architecture 1950-1989 (TAS01)
  • Robert Matthew Johnson Marshall (RMJM), architects, Edinburgh and London: project files, drawings and photographs rel to major English commissions 1956-1986 (RMJ01)

Tate Gallery Archive

  • Michael Compton, curator: research papers rel to Broodthaers and museum architecture c1970-99 (TGA 200820)

Victoria & Albert Museum, Archive of Art and Design

  • Margaret MacDonald Casson, architect and designer: papers 1897-2004 (AAD/2008/3)
  • Sir Hugh Maxwell Casson, architect: papers 1867-2007 (AAD/2008/2)


Royal Institute of British Architects

  • Stanley Davenport Adshead, architect and town planner: papers incl corresp, drawings and photographs (2008.8)
  • John Francis Bentley, architect: drawings for St Mary, Cagodan Street, London 1877- (2008.5)
  • John Bicknell, architect: papers rel to work carried out with Paul Hamilton incl drawings c1963-1990s (2008.15)
  • William Hayward Brakspear, architect: papers incl corresp, drawings, albums and drawing instruments (2008.13)
  • William Kent, painter, sculptor and architect: annotated design for ceiling of the Saloon at 44 Berkley Square London c1744 (2008.12)
  • George Herbert Kitchin, architect: papers incl corresp, sketchbooks and sketches (2008.2)

Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library

  • John George Noppen, art historian: papers rel to proposal to erect a Sacristy to the north of Westminster Abbey 1926-1950 (WAM Z/3)
  • Arnold Joseph Taylor, historian and public servant: papers rel to the Anglo-Saxon door in the vestibule of Westminster Abbey Chapter House 1967-72 (WAM Z/4)


Borthwick Institute for Archives

  • George Gaze Pace, architect and Ronald Sims, architect: papers 1940-2007 (ACC 52/2008)

Cambridge University: King's College Archive Centre

  • Charles Robert Ashbee, architect, designer and town planner: further personal and family papers, incl papers rel to his work in Jerusalem and papers of his daughter Felicity Ashbee c1870-1990

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

  • Architectural and Archaeological Society of Durham and Northumberland: record book, minutes, corresp, photos 1933-94 (AAS)

Hull University Archives

  • Francis Johnson & Partners, architects, Bridlington: working papers c1977-1988 (DFJ)