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Major accessions to repositories in 2010 relating to London


Barking and Dagenham Archives and Local Studies Service

  • Allan Batley, park and cemetery superintendant: personal corresp, papers and photographs 1887-1977 (ACQ2010/011)
  • William Riddiford: wartime diaries and misc papers relating to air raids, photographs 1921-1946 (ACQ2010/001)

Bexley Local Studies and Archive Centre

  • Samuel Bartram, footballer and manager: photographs and records 1934-1981 (PESBA)

Brent Archives

  • Raymond Grubert, pilot: corresp during service in the Royal Air Force stationed at Wembley during World War II from his wife in Canada 1944 (A39/2010)
  • London Borough of Brent: planned award comprising presentation scroll and silver case intended for Nelson Mandela 1990 (A50/2010)
  • London Borough of Brent: papers relating to redevelopment of Wembley stadium complex 2000-2010 (A27/2010)

City of Westminster Archives Centre

  • Eyre family of St Johns Wood: financial and administrative records including estate papers, maps, plans, terriers and rent books, cash books and deeds and architectural papers 1522-2010 (Acc 2650 to Acc 2652)

Croydon Local Studies Library and Archives Service

  • William Charles Berwick Sayers, librarian, poet and historian: diaries and papers 1899-1940 (A1011)
  • Ramblers Association, Croydon group: minutes and records 1950-2009 (A1001)
  • Sanderstead Preservation Society: minute books relating to festivals 1970-1977 (A1022)

Enfield Local History Unit

  • Trinity at Bowes Methodist Church, Palmers Green: papers and corresp 1871-2005

Greenwich Heritage Centre

  • Greenwich Metropolitan Borough Council: Olympic Unit records 2004-2009
  • Siemens Engineering Society: corresp and records 1897-2009

Hackney Archives Department

  • Lesney Products & Co Ltd, toy manufacturers, London: plans of the Lesney factory 1960-1980 (2010/07)

Hammersmith and Fulham Archives and Local History Centre

  • Hammersmith and Fulham Historic Buildings Group: working files of sculpture survey 2004-2005 (A2010/2)

Hillingdon Local Studies, Archives and Museums Service

  • King & Hutchings Ltd, printers, Uxbridge: share and member registers, account ledger, cash book 1880-1929 (ADB10/09)
  • Yiewsley and West Drayton Local History Society: minutes (1949-1963) and records (mainly copies) rel to local area 1749-1963 (ADB)

Hounslow Library Local Studies Service

  • Photographs by Thomas Smart Smith, local photographer, of his family, probably from personal collection 1905-1935 (HALS/ARC 276)

Kingston Museum and Heritage Service

  • Alpha Club, Kingston: records 1974-1980 (KX463)
  • Friends of Kingston Museum and Heritage Service: records 1997-2002 (KX462)
  • Kingston Workmens Club and Institute: records 1941-2004 (KX465)
  • Kingston Womens Group: records 1960-2010 (KX460)
  • Malden Wanderers Cricket Club: records 1923-2009 (KX457)
  • New Malden Club, tennis, squash and badminton club: records 1918-2002 (KX455)
  • Spring Grove Residents Association: records 1973-2002 (KX459)
  • Surbiton Horticultural Society: records 1885-2003 (KX452)
  • Surbiton Amateur Winemakers: records 1965-1997 (KX461)
  • Surbiton Golf Club: records 1987-1995 (KX456)
  • Tiffin Netball Club, Cheam: records 1930-2007 (KX464)
  • Tolworth Afternoon Townswomen's Guild: records 1953-2010 (KX466)

Lambeth Archives Department

  • Brixton Council of Churches: records 1978-2007 (2010/19)
  • Lambeth Women's Project: records 1980-2010 (2010/8)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Lancaster Borough: evacuation and billeting records for children from Salford and London 1939-45 (DDX 2743, DDX 2744)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Associated British Foods Pension Scheme: records incl minutes, annual reports, financial papers, property and death registers, trust deeds, trustees' and chairman's corresp 1930-2006 (LMA/4545)
  • British Rail, British Railways Board: Liverpool Street Station redevelopment progress photographs 1986-1991 (PM10/004)
  • Cazenove & Co, stockbrokers, London: addnl records incl partnership deeds, sealing books, ledgers, cash books and corresp 1880-2001 (CLC/B/039)
  • Falkner-Wood Ltd, builders, London: administrative and financial papers incl ledger sheets and building job files 1900-1993 (B10/089, B10/02, B10/164)
  • Legal & General Assurance Society Ltd, London: staff handbooks, "Temple Bar House" journal, brochures, pensions newsletters 1940-1999 (CLC/B/144)
  • Rio Tinto-Zinc Corporation, mine owners, London: minutes, annual reports, corresp, financial records and files of subsidiary/predecessor companies 1828-2009 (LMA/4543)
  • William Verry Ltd, builders, London: records 1934-2008 (B10/061, B10/182)
  • Board of Deputies of British Jews: records incl Conference of Delegates minute book (1886-1919), draft notes on the Palestine question (1946), corresp file on city twinning, board and committees setup and structure (1981-1993) 1886-2006 (ACC/3121)
  • Boodle's Club, London: minutes, club books, candidate books (1810-1991), registers of managers, subscription registers, financial papers, stock and wine books, day books, sales particulars, photographs, printed material 1726-2004 (B10/097)
  • Caribbean Parents Group: minutes, corresp, reports, accounts, supplementary school and pupil records 1975-2010 (B10/184)
  • Caribbean Parents Group Credit Union Limited, Ealing: minutes, corresp, reports, accounts, printed material 1990-2010 (B10/185)
  • Diocese of London: records incl Fund parsonage papers, advisory committee papers, legal papers, petition, corresp, faculty papers 1423-1999 (DL)
  • English Heritage, Survey of London: research notes and copies of sources for Volumes 8-47 including 'South and East Clerkenwell' (Volume 46) and 'Northern Clerkenwell and Pentonville' (Volume 47), includes Greater London Council administration of Survey of London before it was taken over by English Heritage 1920-2006 (ACC/3499/EH)
  • Guy's Hospital, London: deeds 1700-2010 (H09)
  • Lesbian London Publishers: minutes, policy papers, corresp, financial records, publicity 1991-1994 (LMA/4540)
  • Queen Charlotte's Maternity Hospital, Hammersmith: court and committee minutes (1876-1887), weekly committee minutes (1831-1835) 1831-1887 (H27/QC/A)
  • Southwark Diocese: muniments and records of various committees incl women's ministry and war damage 1876-1988 (DS)
  • St Marylebone parish: records incl minutes, correspondence, financial records, service registers, school records and Miss Howard's charity records 1818-2007 (P89/MRY/1)
  • Worshipful Company of Musicians: papers including membership, court, financial, administrative and musical scores 1800-2000 (CLC/L/ME)
  • Willis Darnley Wilkie: records incl corresp, papers of Wilkie and his wife Edna Vinton Wilkie and related organisational records incl Social Services Departments (Ealing and Brent Borough Councils) and Huntley-Wilkie Consultancy 1880-2010 (21 boxes)

Southwark Local History Library and Archive

  • Clarke & Son, solicitors, High Wycombe: papers relating to Berkshire Brewery, Camberwell 1900-2000 (2010/8)

Sutton Local Studies & Archives Centre

  • Worcester Park Horticultural Society: newsletters and minutes 1976-1990 (785)

Walsall Local History Centre

  • Bruce George, MP: records from London office c1980 - 2010 (Acc 1477)

Wandsworth Heritage Service

  • Stanley Bollans of Southfields: personal letters, cards, photographs, papers of Wandsworth Technical Institute Cycling Club 1930-1940 (D153)
  • Jack Laver of Tooting: letters to friends in America 1980-1999 (D147)


National Army Museum, Department of Archives Photographs Film and Sound

  • Private Percy Edward Dalton, 4th Battalion, London Regiment: papers rel to career c1914-1918 (2010-10-6)

National Monuments Record

  • George Frank Allen & Leonard Gordon Allen, architects, London: drawings, photographs and specifications 1949-1957 (AAA01)
  • Banister Walton & Co Ltd, steel frame manufacturers, London and Trafford Park, Manchester: album of photographs of steel framed buildings in construction 1930-1947 (BWS01)


Bishopsgate Institute

  • Sandys Row Synagogue: minutes, papers and records 1900-1980 (SRS)

Black Cultural Archives

  • Stella Dadzie, feminist educationalist: papers and minutes of the Organisation of Women of Asian and African Decent, papers of the African Red Family, African Students Union, Haringey Black Womens Centre 1970-1990 (DADZIE)

Institution of Civil Engineers

  • Shoreditch Metropolitan Borough Council: sewer plans (drawings) 1850-1940 (1685)

Royal Institute of British Architects

  • William Walcot, architect, artist and etcher: oil sketches, watercolours and etchings incl perspective for Edward Lutyens' design for Trafalgar Square fountains c1902-1939 (2010.1 and 2010.6)

Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library

  • Pauline Plummer, painting conservator and restorer: papers rel to work on the tomb of Edmund 'Crouchback', Earl of Lancaster in Westminster Abbey, with students, following fire in 1969 1971-1974 (Z/5)


Heriot-Watt University Archive, Records Management and Museum Service

  • Watt Club, Edinburgh: minutes and photographs of London branch c1970-1989 (JWC)

London University: King's College Archives

  • Harold Beck, student at King's College, London: memoirs including reminiscences of studying in London during the Second World War 1942-1989 (Acc 2038)
  • King's College of Household and Social Science: memoirs of former students 1941-1948 (Acc 2009)
  • King's College London Council: committee papers 1995-2006 (Acc 2118)

London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives Division

  • Ivy Molly Bolton, Chairman of London County Council: corresp, speeches, lecture notes and photographs c1910-1970 (BOLTON)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts

  • Mary Gwladys Charles, diarist: diary on two visits to London
  • Marriana Starke, playwright and travel writer: diary of an unidentified female relative incl substantial references to Starke's daily life and plays as well as to London social life
  • John Stefanidis, interior designer, London: images of client projects

Trinity College Dublin

  • Charles Manners, diplomat: travel notebook rel to journey from Sweden to Dublin via London and other cities incl observations of the population and poverty levels 1836 (IC TCD MS 11359)

University of Westminster Archives

  • Henry Alfred Offer, manager of boys home: private journal rel to Castle Street Working Boys Home 1867-1872 (UWA YCI)