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Major accessions to repositories in 2009 relating to Architecture


BBC Written Archives Centre

  • British Broadcasting Corporation: building plans mainly rel to Television Centre and Broadcasting House c1970-90


Aberdeen City Archives

  • Alexander Marshall McKenzie, architect: plans of alterations and additions to Marischal College, Aberdeen 1889-1903 (DD1442)

Bath Record Office

  • David Brain Partnership, architects, Bath: records incl drawings and photographs 1970-1990 (Acc 812)

Centre for Kentish Studies

  • Carden & Godfrey, architects, London: plans and papers rel to Kent projects 1953-86 (Acc7614)

Dorset History Centre

  • Fletcher & Brett, architects, Wimborne: papers rel to commissions in Wimborne and Dorset 1880-1940 (D.2217)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Rape of Hastings Architectural Survey: copy surveys 1967-2008 (10181)

Essex Record Office

  • Carden & Godfrey, architects, London: plans and papers rel to Essex buildings 1958-1992 (D/F 290 addl)

Flintshire Record Office

  • Peggy Rogers, architect: personal papers 1971-1995 (AN 4225)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Carden & Godfrey, architects, London: corresp with B J Ashwell of Stroud, architect, re memorial tablet for Sudeley church 1959-1960 (D11482)
  • John Sparrow, architect, Gloucester: student and early professional drawings 1951-1954 (D7942)
  • Drawings and papers rel to proposed swimming baths, Lock Meadow, Tewkesbury 1931 (D11535)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Sir Frederic James Osborn, town planner: corresp and papers 1880-1977 (Acc 4805)
  • Carden & Godfrey, architects, London: papers rel to work on various Hertfordshire buildings incl Northchurch Rectory, The Node Centre, Codicote and Ashridge College, Berkhamsted 1955-1987 (Acc 4678)
  • Stevenage Development Corporation: architect department's contract files, corresp and misc papers c1940-1970 (Off Acc 1558)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Douglas Smith Stimson Partnership, architects, Leicester: drawings, maps, certificates and business papers of Douglas Smith 1960-2000 (DE7665)
  • Holy Trinity Church, Loughborough: architect's drawings and faculties 1877-1925 (DE7736)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • John Brandon-Jones, architect: papers 1973-1978 (CLA)
  • Anthony Blee Consultancy, architectural consultants: corresp, case reports and records 1980-2008 (P82/GE01)

Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • Carden & Godfrey, architects, London: corresp and estimates rel to Medway area 1957-87 (DE1203)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Looses Ltd, china, glass and hardware merchants, Norwich: records, incl financial, stock, personnel and customer records, architects drawings and advertising material 1901-2009 (ACC 2009/235, ACC 2009/260)
  • Colin Ivor Michael Shewring, architect, Kings Lynn: architectural and design drawings and photographic negatives, transparencies and prints c1914-1994 (ACC 2009/101, ACC 2009/114 and ACC 2009/ 132)

North Devon Record Office

  • Barnstaple Bridge Trust: plan of Barnstaple 1870 (A326)

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • Harrogate Borough Council: plans 1874-1998 (Z.1310)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Shipstones Brewery, New Basford: director's reports and accounts, architect's reference book and pension booklet 1939-64 (7522)

Oxfordshire Record Office

  • Carden & Godfrey, architects, London: Oxfordshire project files incl churches at Langford, Witney and Little Faringdon, Cassington school and Cholsey manor 1961-92 (Acc 5857)

Pembrokeshire Record Office

  • Milford Haven Port Authority: plans of Milford Docks 19th-20th cent (D/MHPA)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • Devonport Dockyard: plans rel to Keyham yard extension 1895-1904 (3519)

Somerset Record Office/Somerset Heritage Office

  • Alan Ninnes, architect, Kilve: corresp, accounts, plans and papers 1960-1989 (A\CZH)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Suffolk Local History Council: slides rel to Ipswich streets, secular and ecclesiastical buildings in Suffolk 20th cent (GC472)

Surrey History Centre

  • Thomas Allom, topographical artist and architect: sketches and drawings of Surrey buildings, mainly prepared for Brayley's 'Topographical History of Surrey' 1841-48 (8582)
  • F Budgen, architectural technician: architectural drawings and photographs rel to Surrey buildings c1970-89 (8536)

Wandsworth Heritage Service

  • Anthony Kersting, architectual photographer: records 1940-1949 (D113)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds

  • Kitson & Partners, architects, Leeds: records incl wage books, accounts and architectural drawings 1892-1994 (WYL1710)

Wigan Archives Service

  • Leigh Town Hall: plans and designs 1899-1907 (2009/20)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • Brudenell-Bruce family, Marquesses of Ailesbury: additional estate and family papers, incl legal and estate memoranda books, memoir of Thomas earl of Ailesbury, c1730, diaries of Thomas marquis of Ailesbury1786-1803; architectural plans of Tottenham Park, 1808-1834; letters of the earl of Cardigan about his role in the Charge of The Light Brigade in 1854, 1865-6; land drainage plans, 1850's; notebook of R Loder about the topography of Savernake Forest, 1917; corresp re the lease of the forest to the Forestry Commission 1674-1985 (3790)
  • William Henry Randoll Blacking, architect: sketches and architectural drawings (c 125) for church sculptures, reredos designs 1902-1940 (3762)
  • Sir Harold Brakspear, architect and architectural historian: architectural plans (100) rel to Great Chalfield manor 1905-1915 (3581)


Jersey Archive

  • John Silvester Horne, architect: papers 1928-2006 (JA/1522)

National Monuments Record

  • Edward Julian Carter, architect and librarian: ms notes and annotated copy 'Some European Architectural Libraries' 1939 (EAL01)
  • Ronald Sims, architect: photographs and negatives incl collaborative projects with Sir George Gaze Pace 1955-2007 (SPA01)

National Railway Museum Research Centre

  • British Rail, Eastern region: architectural and civil engineering drawings 1860-1960 (7071)
  • London & North Eastern Railway Co: architectural and civil engineering drawings 1860-1960 (7071)
  • North Eastern Railway Co: architectural and civil engineering drawings 1860-1960 (7071)

Parliamentary Archives

  • Sir John Soane, architect: plan of the Palace of Westminster with 1834 fire detail, engraving of Sir John Soane's improvements to the Palace, with annotations by Soane or John Rickman 1834 - 1835 (Acc 5299)


Royal Institute of British Architects

  • Francis Goodwin, architect: drawings and lithographs, some rel to Goodwin's pattern books c1800-1835 (2009.1)
  • Hubert de Cronin Hastings, architect: papers incl manuscripts (MS 632)
  • Alan Irvine, architect: drawings and models rel to exhibition design (2009.11)
  • David Leslie Medd and Mary Medd, architects: records incl manuscripts, slides, photographs, sketchbooks and drawing instruments and papers (MS 633)
  • Vale Rory Spence, architect, historian and senior lecturer: papers incl corresp, research papers (MS 631)
  • Higgins Ney and Partners, architects, London: records and drawings 1952-1986 (2009.9)
  • Searle & Searle, architects: records and papers incl letter books, articles of incorporation, family and biographical papers c1800-1849 (MS 634)
  • Derek Walker Associates Limited, architects, Milton Keynes: architectural drawings of Milton Keynes by Derek Walker and Helmut Jacoby c1970-1986 (2009.7)

Yorkshire Archaeological Society

  • John Smeaton, civil engineer: report upon a view and observation taken of Adling Fleet Level by Charles Tate, surveyor 1764 (MS1847)


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • Arthur Clyne, architect: papers 1803-84 (Acc 371)

Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York

  • George Pace, architect, York and Durham: architectural plans and drawings 1940-2007 (ACC 66/2009)

Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • David Roden Buxton, entomologist and architectural scholar: papers and photographs rel to Russian and Eastern European architecture 1927-1981 (Ms Add. 9848)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Charles Alexander McKean, professor of Scottish architectural history: further papers (2009/321)

Manchester University: John Rylands Library

  • Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain: conference notes and photographs 1986-2008 (2009/029)