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Major accessions to repositories in 2016 relating to Architecture


Bedfordshire Archives & Records Service

  • Cecil Bourne, architect, Swaffham Bulbeck: plans and specifications for Ray's Close, Bedford 1958-1966 (Z1626)

City of Westminster Archives Centre

  • Marshall Sisson, architect: plans of alterations to church and churchyard of St James, Piccadilly, with plan of statue of John Wesley at Methodist Central Hall 1974-1981 (2900)

Cornwall Record Office

  • George Rodney Vaughan Ellis, architect, Liskeard: business records c1805-2016 (AD2461)

Cumbria Archive and Local Studies Centre, Barrow

  • Sharpe, Paley and Austin, architects, Lancaster and Barrow-in-Furness: research notes, photographs, corresp, audio visual recordings 1980-2010 (BDX 729)

Dudley Archives and Local History Service

  • Jennings, Homer & Lynch, architects, Brierley Hill: plans, ledgers (19th c) and associated papers c1890-1980 (Acc 9900, Acc 9939)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Sir Reginald Theodore Blomfield (1856-1942), architect: estate papers rel to Ockmans Lane, Rye, and Point Hill, Playden c1705-1957 (12638)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Gascon Bagnall, architect, Lymington: personal papers rel to projects undertaken for Messrs Bevir & Bagnall, and for Bagnall & Lovell c1936-1999 (48A16)

Highland Archives

  • Thomas Munro & Co, architects, Inverness: ledgers, letter books, plans and drawings 19th-20th cent (D1513)

Hounslow and Feltham Local Studies Service

  • Robert Potter (fl 1957-1985), architect and Surveyor of Chichester Cathedral: papers rel to renovation of Holy Trinity Church, Hounslow 1981-1986 (HALS/ARC/446)

Isle of Wight Record Office

  • Robert Blackwell & Co, architects, Kensington: drawings (17) rel to proposed funicular railway at Ventnor c1920-1929 (AC2016/010)
  • Richard St George Moore, architects, London: plans of Ryde Pier 1894 (AC2016/037)

Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • Charles Hodgson Fowler, architects: drawings rel to proposed renovations of Rochester Cathedral c1910 (DE1257)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Purcell Miller & Tritton, architects and historic buildings consultants, Norwich: additional plans, files and photographs 1949-2015 (ACC 2016/70)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Cossall Colliery Co Ltd: architect's drawing for the Deep Soft - Gullick withdrawal operation 1965 (8894)
  • Newstead Colliery Co Ltd: plans of Newstead and Annesley Collieries 20th cent (9042)

South Lanarkshire Council, Finance and Corporate Resources (Council Archives)

  • James Johnstone Shannon (1908-1973), architect: architectural drawings of cottages, houses and churches in Biggar and the surrounding area 1944-1967 (Acc 153)

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • Cecil Bourne, architect: plans and corresp rel to West Suffolk projects 20th cent (HG505)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Hugh Pilkington, architect, Woodbridge: additional client files, incl drawings, corresp and financial records 20th-21st cent (HG409)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Stephen Ernest Dykes Bower (1903-1994), architect: plans for Lancing College Chapel 1971 (18194)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Architects plans of Huddersfield Market Hall with photographs of construction site and accounts of the building 1966-1969 (WYK1821)


Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

  • Charles Francis Annesley Voysey (1857-1941), architect and furniture designer: research notes, photographs, plans 1898-1975 (D4613/UNL)
  • Hearth, architectural charity, Belfast: architectural plans and index 1978-2016 (D4631)


Church of England Record Centre

  • Basil Fulford Lowther Clarke (1907-1978), canon and historian: notebooks, corresp, newspaper cuttings, manuscripts, photographs and postcards rel to architecture and architects of Anglican and Roman Catholic churches c1901-2000 (CLARKE)
  • Harriet Sanderson Stewart (1874-1971), sculptor, medallist and photographer: photographs (B&W) of fonts with caption and box of index cards with notes on fonts early 20th cent (C-2016-55)
  • Henry Herbert Willmore (1876-1940), church architecture historian: notes on church architecture, stone coffins, leaden coffins, 'curious interments' and stone spires 20th cent (C-2016-51)

Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art

  • Paul Joyce (1934-2014), architectural draughtsman and historian: research notes, images, extracts from publications, and corresp rel to the works of George Edmund Street (1824-1881) and other Victorian architects c1850-2010 (PJ)

Royal Institute of British Architects

  • D Cubitt Nichols Sons & Chuter, architects, Westminster: designs for commercial buildings and housing in London c1860-1960 (2016.27)

Westminster Abbey Library and Muniment Room

  • Clive Richardson (fl 1970-1998), chartered engineer: architectural plans 1970-1998 (Acc 2016/005)
  • Marshall Sisson, architect: plans 20th cent (Acc 2016/010)


Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York

  • Sir Andrew George Derbyshire (1923-2016), architect: architectural papers 1930-2016 (ADER)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Ian Howie Adam Imlach (1930-2011), architect: architectural drawings c1960-1999 (2016/769)

Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • Peter Daniel (1924-2015), landscape architect: papers 20th cent (E2016:66)

Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections

  • John Rigsby Poyser (1872-1954), architect: plans, drawings and photographs of St Mary's church, Attenborough, a house at Ruddington, and the Royal Grammar School, Newcastle Upon Tyne (not built to this design) and plans and drawings of his own house at Brookside, Attenborough, Nottingham (c1920-1941) c1900-1941 (MS 651/6, MS 651/5)

Oxford Brookes University: Special Collections

  • Paul Hereford Oliver (b 1927), historian and writer: research papers rel to vernacular architecture 20th cent (POVAL)

University of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections

  • Philip Speakman Webb (1831-1915), architect: corresp rel to the design and manufacture of University of Birmingham mace 1902-1903 (MS893)

University of Reading: Special Collections

  • Luigi Giffone, architect: architectural reports and corresp 20th cent (MS 5576)
  • Frank Duffy, architect: architectural reports with some personal papers 1968-2012 (MS 5578)