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Major accessions to repositories in 2009 relating to Sport


Berkshire Record Office

  • Reading Athletic Club: records 19th-20th cent (D/EX 2117)
  • Reading Bowling Club: records incl minutes, accounts, membership records, visitors' book 1874-1989 (D/EX 2084)

Bolton Archive and Local Studies Service

  • Bolton and District Referee Society: photographs, membership cards, newspaper cuttings 1900 - 2000 (FZ)

Bristol Record Office

  • Knowle Lawn Tennis Club: minutes, accounts, photographs and papers 1926-2005 (44299)
  • Westbury Park Strollers: log book 2006-2009 (43151)

Coventry History Centre

  • Coventry and District Football League: additional material incl minutes, accounts and handbooks 20th cent (PA2766)

Cumbria Record Office, Kendal

  • Burneside Cricket Club: records (WDSO 330)

Denbighshire Record Office

  • Denbighshire County Cricket Club: minutes, ledgers and score books 1940-2003 (DD/DM/1700)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Belper Ladies Hockey Club: minutes 1998-2006 (D7094)
  • Derby Ladies Hockey Club: minutes 1911-1934 (D7092)
  • Derbyshire County Offices Staff Football Club: minutes 1955-1964 (D7055)
  • Rowsley Boys Football Club: minutes 1949-1952 (D7056)
  • Springfield Tennis Club: accounts, minutes and roll of members 1924-1961 (D7148)

Devon Record Office

  • John Couch, soldier: diaries and papers rel to First World War service and later involvement with the Devon and Exeter Football League 1914-1987 (7659)
  • Clyst Hydon Bowling Club: minutes 1990-2009 (7646)

Dorset History Centre

  • Bournemouth Gymnasts Association: minutes and comments book 1931-1998 (D.2216)

Durham County Record Office

  • Hutton Magna Billiards Club: minute book 1911-1927 (Acc no 07398)

Ealing Local History Centre

  • Ealing Ladies Hockey Club: minutes, corresp and records 1929-1989 (394)

East Riding of Yorkshire Archives and Local Studies Service

  • Royal Yorkshire Yacht Club: records 1925-2005 (DDX1451)
  • South Cave Parish Council: fair and sports committee minutes 1903-1931 (DDX1528/2)

East Sussex Record Office

  • SS Brighton, ice rink: photographs, programmes and corresp with performers, incl material rel to Brighton Tigers ice hockey team c1920-90 (10439)
  • Buxted Park Cricket Club: records 1957-2009 (10330)
  • Lewes Druids Club: papers 1920-79 (10298)
  • Maresfield Lawn Tennis Club: committee minutes 1948-68 (10331)
  • South Downs Society: Brighton and Hove Albion football stadium enquiry papers 2001-07 (10283)

Flintshire Record Office

  • Dyserth Field Club: minutes and other papers 1917-2007 (AN 4258)
  • Hawarden Park Cricket Club: minute book and score books 2002-2008 (AN 4219)

Glamorgan Archives (formerly Glamorgan Record Office)

  • Barry Yacht Club: records incl corresp, minutes, financial papers and membership applications 1930-2002 (DBYC)

Glasgow City Archives

  • Glasgow Junior Angling Club: minutes 1881-1888 (TD1754)
  • Scottish Bowling Association: minute books 20th cent (TD1777)

Gwynedd Archives, Caernarfon Record Office

  • British Sub Aqua Club, Gwynedd Branch: records 1965-2008 (XD 145)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Aldershot Cricket Club: scoring book 1888-91 (189A09)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Sawbridgeworth Sports Association: minutes and misc papers 1921-1968 (Acc 4839)

Highland Council Archives

  • Boat of Garten Curling Club: records incl minutes c1924-1990 (D1172)

Hillingdon Local Studies, Archives and Museums Service

  • Hillingdon Cricket Club: minutes and papers 1895-1978 (ADB/09/13)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Ramblers Association, Lancashire Footpath Council: minutes and corresp with papers rel to diversion of a footpath in Gisburn Forest 1984-99 (DDX 2756)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Leicester Colleges of Art and Technology Athletics Club: minutes, accounts and misc records 1939-1991 (DE7747)

Lewisham Local History and Archives Centre

  • St Barnabas Football Club, Lewisham: records 1930-1991 (A/09/51)
  • Sydenham Wesleyan Church cycling club: minute book 1898-1899 (A/09/2)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Everton Football Club: additional records incl contracts, memorabilia and photographs 1900-2002 (6288, 6348 and 6349)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Cyclists Touring Club, Norfolk District Association: records of the Norfolk District Association and Norfolk Road Club 1930-2004 (SO 274)
  • East Anglian Womens Hockey Association: additional records 1925-1999 (ACC 2009/83)

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • Yorkshire Ramblers Club: records incl minutes, accounts and reports 1891-1994 (ZMY)

Northumberland Collections Service

  • Blyth Cricket Club: records 1950-1955 (NRO 08294)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Woodthorpe Tennis Club: minutes and cash book 1909-2003 (7593)

Oldham Local Studies & Archives

  • Crompton Cycling Club: minutes 1909-1919 (2009/23)

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • Perth & Kinross Recreational Facilities Ltd: corresp files, agendas and reports 1985-2003 (ACC09/10)

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • Hawick Rugby Football Club: minutes, papers, photographs and programmes 20th cent
  • St Mary's Angling Club, Selkirk: minutes and papers 1934-1980

Sheffield Archives

  • Sheffield City Council: Hillsborough inquiry files 1989-1999 (X258)
  • West Midlands Police Authority: reports and papers relating to the Hillsborough disaster 1989-1990 (WMP)

Somerset Record Office/Somerset Heritage Office

  • Somerset Golf Union: records 1907-2007 (A/DCE)
  • Somerset County Hockey Association: minutes, accounts and corresp 1900-2006 (A\DAR)

Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Stoke-on-Trent City Archives

  • North Staffordshire Referees Club: minute books 1913-2005 (SD 1466)

Stirling Council Archive Service

  • Strathblane Bowling Club: minutes and photographs 1905-1925

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Kesgrave Community and Sports Centre: minutes, financial records, corresp and other records c1948-2008 (GB458)
  • Suffolk Womens Hockey Association: records 1961-2002 (GC699)

Surrey History Centre

  • Guildford Teachers' Cricket Club: score books 1943-46 (8568)
  • Ramblers Association, Guildford Group: files incl material rel to rights of way 1932-94 (8577)
  • Woking and District Darts League: minutes and accounts 1948-88 (8578)

Trafford Local Studies

  • Bowdon Bowling and Lawn Tennis Club: minutes, lists of shareholders, financial records, corresp 1887-1987 (TRA921)

Walsall Local History Centre

  • Walsall Corporation Tramways Social and Athletic Club: minute, accounts and summary books 1947-1964 (1453)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • Skewen Rugby Football Club: papers (D/D Z 779)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Lower Beeding Stoolball Club: accounts 1935-40 (AM230)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Calderdale

  • Halifax Cricket League: challenge cup records incl accounts 1891-1900 (WYC:1345 (addnl))
  • Halifax Cricket League: minutes 1913-1959 (WYC:1344 (addnl))
  • Warley Cricket Club: ladies committee minutes and accounts 1960-2006 (WYC:1314)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Cyclists Touring Club, West Yorkshire District: records incl minutes and financial records 1935-2006 (KC876)
  • Holmfirth Harriers Athletic Club: records incl minutes, corresp and members lists 1978 - 2008 (WYK1523)
  • Honley Cricket Club: records incl minutes 1879-1963 (WYK1268)
  • Huddersfield and District Cricket League: records incl minutes 2005-2008 (WYK1369)
  • North of England Keeshond Club: records incl minutes, corresp, judging books and financial records 1953-2009 (WYK1542)
  • Skelmanthorpe Methodist Church Tennis Club: records incl minutes and accounts 1914-1980 (WYK879)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds

  • Yorkshire County Cricket Club: records incl minutes, accounts and corresp 1960-2001 (WYL2053)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • Friends of Melksham Blue Pool: minutes, accounts, corresp and papers 1981-1997 (3794)
  • Holt Bowls Club: minute books 1924-1999 (3776)
  • Kivel Football Club: copy papers and photographs 1969-1981 (3781)

Worcestershire Record Office, County Hall Branch

  • Kidderminster Field Club: papers incl minute books and photographs 1928-2009 (BA14897)


Island Archives, Guernsey

  • West United Rugby Club, Guernsey: notebook of rules and accounts 1922-1927 (AQ 1082/08)

Jersey Archive

  • St. Brelade's Miniature Rifle Club: minutes 1930-1959 (JA/1604)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Hamish Macmillan Brown, mountaineer and author: further papers 1961-2008 (Acc.13060)
  • Frederick Guthrie Tait, golfer: golf match books and diaries 1886-1900 (Acc.13048)
  • Thomas Weir, mountaineer, author and broadcaster: papers c1932-2000 (Acc.13059)

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

  • Belfast Amateur Swimming Club: minutes and members register 1902-1982 (D4461)
  • Irish Football Association: committee and council minutes 1880-1980 (D4196)
  • Ulster Ski Club: records incl minutes 1963-2007 (D4462)


Bishopsgate Institute

  • Brookfield Manor Girls Club: records incl minutes, oral histories and photographs 1945-2009 (BM)

Mountain Heritage Trust

  • Giles Barker, climber and instructor: audio interviews with climbers active in the Peak District, associated papers and files 1959-1988 (BAR)
  • Sir Christian John Storey Bonnington, mountaineer, writer and photographer: corresp, files rel to expeditions, draft mss of book, articles and newscuttings 1951-1998 (CBO)


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • University of Aberdeen Sports Union: additional records c1960-2009 (Acc 346)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Dundee University Rucksack Club: further minute and bothy books 1983-2009 (2009/346)
  • Grampian Club, Dundee: further minute books, attendance register, journals, photographs, 'bothy books', etc 1927-2007 (2009/333 and 346)

Exeter University Library (Special Collections)

  • Martin Lee, sports psychologist: professional papers 1960-1999 (MS 369)

University of Westminster Archives

  • Polytechnic Cycling Club, Westminster: additional papers incl photographs 1891-2009 (UWA PCC)