Three women linking arms. Cat ref: Coal 80/673/013 Accessions to repositories
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Major accessions to repositories in 2012 relating to Sport


Archifau Ynys Mon / Anglesey Archives

  • Llangefni Cricket Club: minutes rel to formation 1957-1959 (WM/2440)
  • Llyn Alaw Sailing Club: papers rel to setting up of club 1953-1978 (WM/2398)

Berwick-upon-Tweed Record Office

  • Goswick Golf Club, Berwick-upon-Tweed: records c1894-1999 (BRO 1960)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Stoke Mandeville Stadium Lifeguard Club: minutes, membership lists, photographs and other records 1973-2000 (AR 74/2012)

Cheshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Chester Mountaineering Club: minutes, handbooks and journals 1900-1999 (D 8261)

Conwy Archive Service

  • Football Association of Wales, Vale of Conway area: corresp rel to matches and admin 1968-1971 (CX391)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Mawnan Cricket Club: fixture lists, handbooks and scoring books 1932-2003

Cumbria Archive and Local Studies Centre, Whitehaven

  • Workington Rambling Club: records c1980-2000 (YDSO 122)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle

  • Armathwaite Indoor Bowling Club: records 1987-2011 (DSO 301)
  • Brampton Ladies' Golf Club: minutes 1930-2002 (DSO 305)
  • Carlisle & District Table Tennis Association: handbooks and records 1940-55 (DSO 304)
  • City of Carlisle Swimming Club: records c 1955-2004 (DSO 296)
  • Edenside Bowling Club: records 1898-2009 (DSO 309)
  • Garlands Cricket Club: records 1973-84 (DSO 210)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Kendal

  • Troutbeck Bridge Amateur Swimming Club: records 1994-2010 (WDSO 300)
  • Westmorland Motor Club: photographs, programmes and ephemera 1910-2007 (WDSO 51)

Dorset History Centre

  • People's Record: Weymouth Voices: audio files mostly with transcripts recording the impact of 2012 Olympics 2011-12 (D/PRW)

Dundee City Archives

  • Magdalen Green Bowling Club, Dundee: minute book, cash and account books 1963-2010 (GD/X603)
  • Orchar Park Bowling Club, Broughty Ferry: minutes and papers 1986-2000 (GD/X514)

Durham County Record Office

  • Arthur Purdy, football player: records 1920-1931 (Acc 8213)
  • Durham City Council, Sport and Leisure Dept: records 20th cent (Acc 8075)

East Dunbartonshire Leisure & Culture Trust

  • Tom Hunter, walker: papers rel to the West Highland Way c1930-2011 (2012/11)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Brighton Swimming Club: scrapbooks 1949-51 (ACC 11371)
  • Brighton Tigers, ice hockey team: photographs c1930-59 (ACC 11298)
  • Mid Sussex Football League: records incl minutes 1900-2000 (ACC 11220)

Glamorgan Archives (formerly Glamorgan Record Office)

  • Gabalfa Polytechnic Cricket Club: minute book and score book 1959-1975 (D881)
  • Glamorgan County Cricket Club: minutes, scrapbook, private ledger and letter on winning the County Championship 1888-1997 (D849)

Glasgow City Archives

  • Glasgow Health Culture Rambling Club: records 20th cent (TD1849)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Gloucestershire Football Association: additional minutes, balance sheets, and records 1907-2012 (D5244)
  • Ramblers Association, Gloucestershire Area: minutes, corresp and papers c1930-2009 (D12676)

Gwent Archives

  • Thomas Baker Jones, solicitor and rugby player: business and personal papers incl cuttings and photographs of rugby career c1870-1949 (D5831)
  • Paul Esmond Russell-Jones, rugby player: personal papers incl cuttings and photographs of rugby career c1894-1940 (D5831)
  • Islwyn and District Anglers: minutes and corresp 1973-1987 (D5811)
  • Risca Fly-Fishing Association and Islwyn District Anglers: corresp 1957-1997 (D5829)
  • Ynysddu and Cwmflinfach Angling Club: minutes and corresp 1970-1975 (D5825)

Gwynedd Archives, Caernarfon Record Office

  • Caernarvonshire Climbers Club: minutes, newsletters and guidebooks 1984-2012 (XD52)

Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Record Office

  • Barmouth and Dyffryn Football Club: minute book 1948-1951 (Z/M/7076)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Aldershot and District Athletic Club: minutes 1953-58 (91A12)
  • Fareham Wheelers Cycling Club: records incl minutes, handbooks and photographs 1936-2004 (72A12)

Herefordshire Record Office

  • Hereford & District Wheelers Cycling Club: minutes, photographs, accounts and records 1896-2009 (CP79)

Huntingdonshire Archives

  • Huntingdon and District Cricket Club: minutes, annual statement of accounts, constitution and rules, papers and corresp, fixture lists, visitors' book, scorebooks 1953-2010, photographs, posters and papers about Huntingdonshire County Cricket Club, Association, Board and League 1880-2010 (Accession 5531)

Lambeth Archives Department

  • Sylvan Brockwell Park Bowling Club: minutes 1941-1954 (IV/303)

Lancashire Archives

  • Colne and District Sunday School Cricket League: minutes and records 1960-1976 (DDX 2920)
  • Fulwood Lawn Tennis Club, Preston: minutes 1906-2011 (DDX 2872)
  • Fylde International Sand Yacht Club: minutes and photographs 1951-1978 (DDX 2905)
  • Lancashire Central Women's Hockey Association: minutes, photographs and records c1930-2011 (DDX 2931)
  • South Ribble Orienteering Club: minutes and records 1995-2012 (DDX 2928)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Leicestershire Holiday Fellowship Rambling Club: minutes, accounts and other records 1924-2002 (DE8372)

London Borough of Sutton: Archives & Local Studies

  • Sutton and District Football League: records incl minute books and accounts 1920-1995 (Acc 829)

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

  • Norwich and District Disabled Persons Swimming Club: minutes and scrapbooks 1982-2012 (ACC 2012/205)

Northumberland Archives

  • Bamburgh Golf Club: records 1904-1996 (NRO 09739)
  • Blyth Bowling Club: photographs 1939-1975 (NRO 09386)
  • Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club: records 1966-1987 (NRO 09561)

Oldham Local Studies & Archives

  • Ashton and Oldham Cricket Alliance: records 1969-2012 (M177)

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • Blairgowrie Bridge Club: records incl minutes 1951-2012 (Acc12/11)
  • The Munro Society: additional climbing diaries 1964-2011 (ACC12/43)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • Plymouth Argyle Football Club, Shareholders' Association: corresp, minutes and attendance books 1935-2011 (3844)

Sheffield Archives

  • Sheffield and District Women's Hockey Association: minutes and handbooks 1977 - 2009 (2012/52)

Somerset Heritage Centre

  • Caryl Mary Freeman, hockey player and teacher: records, mainly rel to hockey 1920-2012 (A\DKT)
  • Langport and Huish Episcopi Senior Citizens' Bowling Club: records 2004-2010 (A\DMM)
  • Somerset Bowls Association: match results 2002-2012 (A\DET)

Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Lichfield Record Office

  • Lichfield Lawn Tennis Club: minutes and records 1897-2012 (539)

Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Staffordshire County Record Office

  • Leek Cricket Club: minutes of club and committee meetings, accounts, score books, photographs, corresp and reports 1844-2012 (D7236)

Stirling Council Archive Service

  • Strathblane Bowling Club: records 1933-1999 (Acc 1628)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Ipswich Chess Club: presentation book of match by corresp between Ipswich and Nottingham 1875, minute books, scrapbook and match results book 1875-1974 (GC626)
  • Otley Boys Athletic Club: minute book 1938-1955 (HD3028)
  • Otley District Athletic Sports Association: minutes 1907-1926 (HD1832)
  • Rookery Bowls Club, Stowmarket: minutes, corresp and papers 1935-2009 (GC818)
  • Sudbury Rowing Club: minutes, accounts, corresp and other records 1883-2009 (GC726)
  • Suffolk County Council: Olympic legacy material, incl memory sheets from torchbearers who attended the Suffolk Olympic athlete and torchbearer reception (18 August 2012) and witness statements collected at the joint Suffolk County Council (SCC) and Suffolk Association of Voluntary Associations (SAVO) reception to celebrate Suffolk Games Makers at Endeavour House (4 October 2012) 2012 (A5360)
  • Suffolk Cricket League: records, incl minutes 1969-2003 (GC817)

Surrey History Centre

  • Chobham and District Angling Club: records incl annual reports and photographs 1968-2008 (9071)
  • Surrey County Football Association: minutes and records 1904-2012 (9001, 9037)
  • Surrey County Netball Association: records incl minutes 1930-2010 (8967)

Teesside Archives

  • Middlesbrough Bowling Club: minutes, photographs and membership records c1890-1989 (Acc 7184)

Tyne and Wear Archives

  • Claremont Road Runners, Newcastle: minutes, surveys, newsletters and photographs 1984-2011 (SX148)
  • Northumberland County Cricket Club: minutes, financial records, yearbooks, score books and photographs c1924-2011 (S.NCC)
  • Saltwell Harriers Running Club: corresp, accounts, minutes, photographs, diaries and results and other records 1926-2011 (SX156)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Westergate Short Mat Bowls Club: minutes 1989-2009 (Acc 16866)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Bradford

  • Bradford Holiday Fellowship Walking and Social Club: minutes and corresp 2004-2009 (WYB206)

Wigan Archives Service

  • Wigan Cricket Club: minutes, corresp, accounts and records 1957-2003 (Acc. 2012/51)
  • Wigan Hockey Club: records 1930-1997 (Acc. 2012/51/3)

York Archives and Local History

  • York Rugby League Club: minutes and photographs 1881-1990 (Acc2012/038)


Jersey Archive

  • Jersey Island Cricket Club: minutes and scrapbook 1906-1975 (JA/2013)
  • Jersey Swimming Club: glass plate negative images 1930-1939 (JA/2147)

Manx National Heritage Library and Archive Service

  • Castletown and Derbyhaven Motorboat and Yacht Club: records 1989-2005 (MS 13043)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Frederick Denison Campbell Allen, climber: climbing notes 1933-47 (Acc.13313)
  • Rawdon Goodier, biologist and mountaineer: additional journals, letters and drafts of articles 1972-2008 (Acc.13369)
  • Alexander Cunningham Douglas Small, schoolmaster and climber: climbing diaries and typescripts of articles 1932-40 (Acc.13368)
  • Iain Hugh Murray Smart, mountaineer: corresp, photographs and press cuttings 1946-92 (Acc.13310)


Glasgow Women's Library

  • Leeds Roller Dolls, roller derby team: records 2007-2012 (2012-21)

Mountain Heritage Trust

  • Mike Burke, climber and cameraman: papers, journals, notebooks, postcards, photographs and photographic slides 1963-1975 (BUR)
  • Frank Grant, climber: climbing log book, records and photographs 1960-2012 (FGR)
  • George Dixon Abraham and Ashley Perry Abraham, photographers: glass slides and photographs 1890-1920 (WAS/2)
  • Siegfried Herford, climber: papers, corresp, sketch book and photographs 1888-1979 (SWH/2)
  • Pat Littlejohn, climber: papers 1975-1997 (PLJ)
  • Joseph (Joe) Tasker, mountaineer: draft MS of Everest - The Cruel Way and Savage Arena, two passports and a wallet 1973-1982 (TAS/3)


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • University of Aberdeen Lairig Mountaineering Club: records c1960-2008

Bath University Archives

  • Andy Archibald, athlete: material rel to regional, national and international pentathlon competitions incl programmes, photographs and records c 1880-1986 (modern pentathlon)
  • Pat Ward, hockey player, editor of 'Hockey Field': negatives, photographs, notes, papers rel to the All England's Women's Hockey Association, hockey and 'Hockey Field' magazine c 1930 - 1990 (AEWHA)
  • Pentathlon GB: records rel to the management and operation of Pentathlon GB c 1990-2005 (modern pentathlon)

Bristol University Information Services: Special Collections

  • Bristol University: photographs of university sports teams 1929-2005 (DM2389)

Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • Harry Lindsay Somerled Macdonald, cricketer: journal of European tour undertaken with Lilian Margaret Coke 1889-90 (Coll-1417)

Swansea University Archives

  • University of Wales, Swansea, Athletics Union: minutes, financial papers and team photographs 1921-2012 (2012/19)
  • University of Wales, Swansea, Hiking Club: admin papers, minutes, accounts and walk sheets c1980-2009 (2011/9, 2012/9)

Trinity College Dublin

  • Mountaineering Ireland: records 1900-1999 (TCD MS 11425)

University of Huddersfield: Archives & Special Collections

  • Wombwell and Oxford Authentics Cricket Club: minutes, photos and press clippings 1902-2004 (Acc 2012-01-10)

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • Cyclists' Touring Club, West London District Association: minutes and papers 1891-2012 (875)