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Major accessions to repositories in 2012 relating to Architecture


Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Archives: Town House branch

  • Bridge of Don Academy: additional records incl architectural plans 1944-2007 (ED/GR6S/A10/4)

Birmingham: Archives and Heritage Service

  • Sir Charles Barry, architect and topographical draughtsman: drawings of Birmingham Free Grammar School 1833 (MS 575)

Bristol Record Office

  • Albert Clark, Bristol city architect and president of the Bristol society of architects: scrapbooks, photographs, plans, brochures, diaries and notebooks c 1940 - 1980s (44819)
  • Stoke Park Colony, Stapleton: architectural plans and elevations for new accommodation 1931-1932 (44868)

Coventry History Centre

  • Thomas Francis Tickner, architect: research notes and plans regarding Coventry cathedral 1916 (PA2886)
  • Thomas Rayson Partnership, architects, Oxford: competition plans for designing Coventry cathedral 1948 (PA2903)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle

  • David AB McNay, chartered architect: plans of St Mary's Church, Priory church and Lanercost Priory 1987-2000 (DX 2080)

East Sussex Record Office

  • John Gooch, architect, Brighton: architectural drawings 20th cent (ACC 11222)

Essex Record Office

  • Thomas Rayson, architect: drawings of churches and other properties 1909-1960 (D/DU 2722)

Falkirk Archives

  • James Dougall & Sons Ltd, fire brick manufacturers, Bonnybridge: plans of offices, works and boreholes 1957-1971 (A63/F2)

Glamorgan Archives (formerly Glamorgan Record Office)

  • Ivan Dale Owen, architect: project papers incl plans and photographs, lectures, articles, research notes and corresp 1949-1997 (D900)

Highland Archives

  • Highland Buildings Preservation Trust: records incl project files 1996-2010 (D1370)

Hull History Centre (Hull City Archives)

  • Hull City Council, Architects Department: plans of schools and local authority buildings (C TAER)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Witold Kay-Korzeniewicz, architect: photographs, plans and corresp rel to London Olympics 1948 and London South Bank c1940-70 (ACC/3743)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Thomas Rayson, architect: paintings and drawings of churches and other properties in Norfolk 1908-1961 (MC 2838)

North East Lincolnshire Archives

  • Pye Critchlow Architects, Grimsby: architect's drawings 1905-1991 (1003)

Northumberland Archives

  • Cyril Winskell, conservation architect, Newcastle Upon Tyne: records 1982-1996 (NRO 09518)

Peterborough Archives

  • Hancock Hawkes, architects and planners: documents and photographs rel to the expansion of Peterborough 1962-1969 (Acc 2012/30)

Somerset Heritage Centre

  • Architects' plans Bridgwater, Taunton, Minehead and elsewhere 1891-1947 (A\DKS)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Thomas Rayson, architect, Oxford: paintings and sketches of Suffolk locations 1913-1954 (K886)
  • Hamlet Watling, architect and antiquary: MS album 'Dunwich The Once Splendid City, Great In Roads of the Ocean' containing illustrations of churches and archaeological finds 1905 (HD475)
  • Anthony Rossi, architect, Walsingham: plans and corresp rel to property in Suffolk (Isaac Lord Complex, National Trust Flatford Valley Farm and Mill and Ipswich War Memorial) 1994-2005 (HG408)

Tyne and Wear Archives

  • W & TR Milburn, architects, Sunderland: plans rel to Sunderland Palace Theatre c1930-1939 (DT.TRM)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • James Soppitt, architect, Shaftesbury: architectural plans, Compton Chamberlayne church and chancel 1876-1877 (4029)


English Heritage Archive

  • Purcell Miller & Tritton, architects and historic buildings consultants, Norwich: measured drawings and photographs recording the restoration of the Albert Memorial in London 1989-1994 (PMT01/02)

Jersey Archive

  • Le Suer & Baker, architects, Jersey: additional records 1930-1980 (JA/2065, JA/2076, JA/2081, JA/2218)


Mills Archive

  • Chesterston Windmill: architectural drawings and photographs of new cap 1992-1993 (FREN)

Representative Church Body Library

  • John Semple & Son, architects, Dublin: architectural drawings for the churches of Grangegorman, Malahide, Tipperkevin, Rathmines, Whitechurch, Donnybrook, Delgany, Tallaght, Kinneigh, Kilgobbin and Taghadoe, as architects to the Board of First Fruits for the Province of Dublin, Church of Ireland 1824-1831 (MS 934)

Royal Institute of British Architects

  • Robert Abraham, architect: contract drawing and site plan, Mildenhall Charity School, Wiltshire 1825 (2012. 20)
  • Barbara Martin: student designs at the Manchester School of Art, School of Architecture c1930-1939 (2012.23)
  • Michael Burton, architect: thesis rel to the design and building of Friezland House, High Hoyland, near Barnsley, Yorkshire 1955 (2012.19)
  • Antony Cleminson, consultant on architectural conservation: travel sketchbooks in England, Ireland, France, Italy, Sicily, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Hungary, Austria, Slovakia, Russia, Croatia, Crete, Syria, Jordan and Yemen c1950-1999 (2012.8)
  • Edward Cresy Senior, architect and civil engineer: draft biography and manuscript files compiled by Diana Cresy Burfield 1998-2008 (2012.28)
  • Nabeel Hamdi, architect: drawings, photos, exhibition posters, and records rel to the GLC PSSHAK Adaptable Housing Project Stamford Hill and Adelaide Road, London 1972-1978 (2012.16)
  • Jack Howe, architect and product designer: drawings, files, job index and objects designed by Howe, including clocks 1949-2002 (2012.24)
  • Charles William Hutton, architect and designer: drawings for domestic and commercial work, incl designs for ironwork, silverware, and furniture 1935-86 (2012.25)
  • Philip J Marvin, architect: drawings and photographs, incl perspectives and drawings for publication in the Builder, including a country house for F Wragg, the Royal Naval Depot at Deal, Kent, and a National War Memorial c1900-1920 (2012.12)
  • Julius Posener, architectural historian: draft autobiography 1951-1959 (2012.27)
  • Edwin Alfred Rickards, architect: figure studies, cartoons, free hand sketches of light fittings and building projects, incl Messrs Colnaghi & Obach's Art Gallery, 144-147 New Bond Street, Westminster, London and unidentified houses c1900-1920 (2012.7)
  • Arthur George Spencer, architect: perspective drawings of 54 and 55 Piccadilly, London and 1, Eton Street, Richmond c1910 (2012.17)
  • Ahrends Burton & Koralek, architects, London: records incl presentation and working drawings, job files, publicity files, models and selected student projects of partners Peter Ahrends, Richard Burton and Paul Koralek c1950-2001 (2011.15)
  • Chamberlin Powell Bon & Woods, architects, Kingston-upon-Thames: company archive incl drawings, perspectives, models, photographs, reports, project register, job files major projects, incl the Golden Lane and Barbican Estates, London, and the University of Leeds 1960-89 (2012.26)
  • Norman & Dawbarn Ltd, architects and engineers, London: architects' model for BBC Television Centre, Shepherd's Bush c1950 (2012.14)
  • GMW Architects LLP, London: presentation drawings and designs for Minster Court and 54 Lombard St., City of London, and a presentation model for CIPD Headquarters, The Broadway, Wimbledon 1991-2000 (2012.15)


Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York

  • George Gaze Pace, architect and Ronald Sims, architect: architectural drawings, photographic prints, files and notebooks c1939-1979 (PS)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Charles Alexander McKean, professor of Scottish architectural history: additional papers 1895-21st cent (2012/487, 489, 493)

King's College London: Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

  • Sir John Brown, architect and army officer: maps, notes, speech texts, corresp, photographs and publications rel to his career incl trench maps of Gallipoli and Gaza 1915-45 (Brown, J)

London University: Institute of Education

  • Department of Education Science Laboratories Unit: records incl material from the Architects and Building Branch of the Department of Education 1950-1980s (DC/TBR)