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Major accessions to repositories in 2016 relating to Business


History of Advertising Trust Archive

  • HJ Heinz Co Ltd, food product suppliers: film archive of Heinz UK c1920-1990 (HAT2016/19)
  • Ridley Scott Associates (RSA), Production Company: digital files comprising the RSA film archive, featuring advertisements from the early career of Sir Ridley Scott c1970-1990 (HAT2016/34)


Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Archives: Town House branch

  • Richards Ltd, flax spinners and manufacturers, Aberdeen: additional records 20th cent

Berkshire Record Office

  • Challenor & Sons, solicitors, Abingdon: records 17th-20th cent (D/EX2592)
  • FW Heynes, coal merchants, Cox Gree, Maidenhead: ledger 1948-1971 (D/EX2529)
  • Merriman, Porter & Long, solicitors, Marlborough: papers rel to Berkshire clients 18th-20th cent (D/EX2538)
  • JC Sargeant, builders and funeral directors, Bracknell: accounts c1900-1920 (D/EX2533)

Birmingham: Archives, Heritage and Photography Service

  • Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre: records 19th-20th cent (MS 2924)
  • BSA Tools Ltd, Birmingham: records 20th cent (2016/042)
  • Drum Theatre Co, Birmingham: records (MS 4852)

Bristol Archives

  • Charles Hill & Sons Ltd, shipbuilders and repairers, shipowners, Bristol: company and personal records, press cuttings, images and publications c1900-1974 (45826)
  • Wickham & Norris Ltd, timber merchants, Bristol: additional records comprising order books, accounts, trade association papers, publications and product catalogues c1920-1959 (40157)

Bromley Historic Collections

  • Tarry's Tailors, Bromley: day books and ledgers 1898-1967 (2016/007)

Bury Museum and Archives

  • East Lancashire Railway Co: papers 2015 (RER/1/5)

Ceredigion Archives

  • J Jones & Co (Siop Dop), drapers and outfitters, Tregaron: business records incl order books, invoices and receipts, diaries and supplier catalogues c1930-1969 (DB/104)
  • Pantseiri Fawr, farm, Llandysul: additional farm accounts 1909-1927 (ADX/1492)
  • Siop Harriet (Cambrian Stores), Llandewi Brefi: ledger, with related papers c1869-1903 (DB/103)

City of Westminster Archives Centre

  • Floating Swimming Bath Co Ltd, London: plans of Charing Cross Bath 1874-1875 (2892)
  • Jaeger Holdings Ltd, clothing manufacturers, Westminster: additional business records c1960-2000 (2873)
  • Liberty plc, drapers, department store, fabric designers, furnishers and upholsterers, manufacturers of jewellery and wallpapers, Westminster: wine and spirits order book 1941-1944 (2872)
  • Oxford Express Dairies, London: records incl ledgers with material rel to Sudbury Dairy Co 1954-1960 (2893)
  • 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)
  • Holman Bros Ltd, engineers, Helston: family probate records 1908-2003 (X542/600)
  • Thomas Bath James, cycle agent, Helston: record of purchases 1894-1906 (AD2441)
  • South Crofty Ltd, tin mine proprietors, Illogan: film of scenes underground 1998 (AD2445)

Coventry Archives & Research Centre

  • J & J Cash Ltd, ribbon and tape manufacturers, Coventry: notices of company meetings, resolutions, photographs and slides c1875-1975 (PA3126)
  • Rootes Motors Ltd, automobile manufacturers, Coventry: sales materials c1970-1979 (PA3105)
  • AL Smith, chemist, Coventry: prescription ledgers c1900-1950 (PA3095)
  • Standard Triumph Motor Co, Coventry: speeches and photographs of Alick Dick, as Managing Director 19th-20th cent (PA3130)
  • Wyley's Ltd, pharmacists and chemists, Coventry: formula book, receipts c1757-1950 (PA3108)

Cumbria Archive and Local Studies Centre, Barrow

  • Barrow Haematite Steel Co Ltd, steel manufacturers and mine and quarry proprietors: photographs c1960-1969 (BDB 70)
  • Barrow-in-Furness Corporation and Furness Railway Company: records 1906-1908 (Z/3665)
  • Manstock Geotechnical Consultancy Services Ltd, Manchester: records rel to construction of Dalton-in-Furness bypass 1979-1980 (BDB 75)
  • Sharpe, Paley and Austin, architects, Lancaster and Barrow-in-Furness: research notes, photographs, corresp, audio visual recordings 1980-2010 (BDX 729)
  • The Vulcan, publishers, Barrow-in-Furness: records 1873-1875 (Z/3660)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle

  • Threlkeld Lead Mine, Threlkeld: ledger 1825-1867 (DB 183)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • John Cox, John Edric Cox and John William Cox of Twyford, blacksmiths: accounts, day books, financial papers, copy photographs 1895-1953 (D8035)
  • Cromford Canal Co: navigation permit books 19th cent (D501)
  • Andrew Macbeth, solicitors, Wirksworth: title deeds relating to land in the Manor of Ireton Wood, work journal and account books 1823-1916 (D161)
  • Peak Forest Mining Co, lead miners: cash accounts, copy letter books, day book, letters received book, register of transfers book, shareholders register, rental and circulars, bundles of accounts 1840-1896 (D7981)
  • Ripley Printers UK Ltd: day books 1929-1989 (D7986)

Doncaster Archives

  • Luke Bagshaw, photographer, Doncaster: photographic negatives 1894-1944 (DY BAG)

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)

Dundee City Archives

  • Alistair Tosh, technical manager: papers rel to shipbuilding industry c1920-2000 (GD/X1352)

Durham County Record Office

  • Consett Iron Co Ltd, colliery proprietors, iron and steel manufacturers: journals and business records 1930s (D/X 2077)
  • Hodgson Tilly & Co, solicitors, Darlington: business papers 17th-20th cent (D/HT, D/DLI)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Black Lion bonded warehouse, Brighton: ledgers 1912-1964 (12533)
  • Alfred Cox & Sons, builders, Preston: customer account ledgers 1931-1965 (12497)
  • Lewes Cattle Market Co: additional records incl share register and register of members 1878-1958 (12515)
  • Percy Walker, solicitors, Hastings: business and client papers incl of predecessor companies c1595-1915 (12574)

Falkirk Archives

  • Carron Co, ironfounders, engineers, coalmasters and shipowners: additional legal papers 1890-1963 (A11)
  • Walker, Hunter & Co Ltd, ironfounders, Falkirk: private ledger c1918-1926 (A494)

Glasgow City Archives

  • George & David Carrick, plumbers and gas fitters, Glasgow: accounts 1926-1955 (TD1957)
  • Grant & Wilson, property managers, Glasgow: accounts c1899-1979 (TD1979)
  • Lido Cafe, Shields Road, Glasgow: accounts and papers 1909-1956 (TD1974)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Sewell, Mullings & Logie, solicitors, Cirencester: additional office records of predecessor partnership (Sewell Rawlings & Logie) incl ledgers, with additional client papers incl surveys rel to manors, records of local interest incl school attendance committee minutes, Kemble Highways District, Royal Agricultural College cash book 1803-1928 (D181)
  • Sewell, Mullings & Logie, solicitors, Cirencester: additional office records of predecessor partnership (Mullings solicitors) incl ledgers, cash books, debtors, cash journals, day books, private ledger 1897-1957 (D1388)

Gwynedd Archives, Caernarfon Record Office

  • William Williams, greengrocers, Caernarfon: accounts, with First World War letters 20th cent (XM13429)

Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Record Office

  • Humphrey Lewis, blacksmith, Llanegryn: business records incl accounts 1899-1953 (ZM7499)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Molson Coors Brewing Co (UK) Ltd: records incl brewing books, malt accounts, Harp Lager brewery accounts, slides of brewery equipment and redevelopment of Alton site, photographs and publicity material 1962-2015 (57A16)
  • Payne & Sons Ltd, silversmiths, Tunbridge Wells: business records incl deeds and agreements, accounts, salary books, repair books, letter books and catalogues 1870-2016 (U4094)
  • EW Stent & Son, sanitary plumbers, Eastleigh: records incl accounts, job books c1930-1959 (54A16)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Welwyn Hatfield Times, newspaper: negatives and index registers 1948-1990 (Acc 5848)

Highland Archives

  • Inverness Auction Mart Ltd: records c1880-1950 (D1497)
  • Thomas Munro & Co, architects, Inverness: ledgers, letter books, plans and drawings 19th-20th cent (D1513)
  • Sutherland Farmers' Co-operative Association Ltd, Dornoch: minute book, loose papers 1915-1972 (D1531)

Hillingdon Local Studies, Archives and Museums Service

  • Eastcote Chamber of Commerce: records incl minutes and scrapbook c1931-2000 (ADB/16/40)

Hounslow and Feltham Local Studies Service

  • Watney Combe Reid & Co Ltd, brewers: Isleworth Brewery records incl ledgers, cash books and customer records 1902-1969 (HALS/ARC/419)

Hull History Centre (Hull City Archives)

  • Barnaby & Rust, jewellers and silversmiths, Hull: records incl ledgers, accounts, corresp 1941-1995 (C DBBR)
  • Boyd Line Ltd, trawler owners: ships logs 1968-1987 (C DSST)

Huntingdonshire Archives

  • Paine & Co Ltd, brewers: additional production and operational records 1870-1926 (5885)
  • Samuel Jones Ltd, papermakers, St Neots: minutes and registers 1928-2000 (5886)
  • Wood & Ingram, seed merchants, Huntingdon: records 1913-1935 (5910)

Isle of Man Public Record Office

  • Isle of Man Railway Co: records 1870-1978 (A54)

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)

Knowsley Archives

  • Tickle, Hall & Cross, solicitors, St Helens and Prescot: business records, corresp, photographs 19th-20th cent (2016/039)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Copes, Hignetts, Ogdens, tobacco manufacturers, Liverpool: plans and drawings, photographs 1901-1987 (Acc 6840)
  • RA Dyson & Co Ltd, steam motor engineers and trailer manufacturers, Liverpool: ledgers, photographs 1946-1987 (Acc 6900)
  • Threfalls Brewery, Liverpool: corresp, inventories, business records 1936-1970 (Acc 6904)
  • Liverpool Society of Chartered Accountants: minutes, accounts, organisational records 1771-2003 (657 LSA)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Edward Barber and Sons, colonial brokers, London: auction catalogues with sale prices rel to imported commodities esp rel to China and India 19th-20th cent (LMA/4605)
  • Mitchell, Inman & Co Ltd, woollen warehousemen, London: trade account ledgers with statements of account and receipt books c1896-1950 (B16/165)
  • George Tabor Ltd, oyster and shellfish merchant, London: records incl ledgers, wages book, subject files, card indexes of suppliers and price lists 1910-1965 (B16/162)

Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • Kent Alloys Ltd, alloy wheel makers: publicity album 1969 (DE1263)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Allens, Gadge & Gilbert, solicitors, Loddon: letter books, cash books and clients' records, incl manorial records, ms draft electoral register of Mulbarton Polling district (1888), Loddon and Clavering petty sessional division licensing registers, maps and plans incl tithe and enclosure awards 17th-20th cent (MC 3212)
  • Mann, Egerton & Co Ltd, car dealers, aircraft manufacturing, automotive coachbuilding and electrical services, Norwich: minutes, ledgers, licence registration books, photographs, magazines, advertising copy and catalogues c1899-1991 (ACC 2016/61)
  • Purcell Miller & Tritton, architects and historic buildings consultants, Norwich: additional plans, files and photographs 1949-2015 (ACC 2016/70)

North Lanarkshire Archives

  • Motherwell Bridge plc, mechanical engineers: ledgers, newspaper clippings c1916-1929 (U193)

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • Unnamed joiner, North Yorkshire: day book and ledger 1918-1949 (Z.1548)

Northamptonshire Archives

  • Groom and Tattershall, milling engineers, Towcester: accounts and business records 1938-1973 (N220)

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)
  • Richardson (Wholesale) Ltd, firegrates and builders merchants, Nottingham: order books c1940-1959 (8950)
  • Frank Yates, seeds merchant: record books recording seed purchases and contracts with growers 1883-1897 (8925)

Nucleus: The Nuclear and Caithness Archives (Caithness Archives)

  • Wick & Pulteneytown Ropery Co: minute book 1834-1887 (P410)

Oldham Local Studies & Archives

  • Invicta Book Service, inclusive publisher, Oldham: business records 1986-1996 (INV)
  • Osram-Robertson Lamp Works Ltd, Hammersmith: photographs, business and staff records c1920-1999 (M212)

Oxfordshire History Centre

  • Stevens Bakers, Eynsham: recipe book and accounts 1915-1917 (Acc 6473)

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • Alistair M Duncan, farmer, Easter Dalguise: profit and loss accounts, rotation of crops books, etc c1930-1989 (16/27)
  • James McCormack & Sons, fencing contractors, Auchterarder: diary and accounts c1961-1990 (16/47)
  • JT Michie, pharmacist, Milnathort: records of medicines dispensed 1918-1946 (MS342)
  • Tay Salmon Fisheries Co Ltd: minutes 1899-2002 (16/37)

Peterborough Archives

  • Baker Perkins Ltd, Peterborough, manufacturers of ovens for bread and confectionery: additional records incl publicity material, annual reports, machinery patents, handbooks and photograph albums 1870-2015 (2016/6)

Portsmouth History Centre

  • Ron Holland (fl 1980-1990), writer and designer: business records of his t-shirt company, records rel to creation of 'The Newspaper Comic' and creative writing for the comic c1980-1989 (3002A)

Powys Archives

  • R Hughes, chemist, Llanidloes: prescription books and accounts 1873-1988 (M/D/PM)

Rochdale Local Studies and Archive

  • Dexine Rubber Company Ltd, Preston: records incl minutes and memorandums 1898-2005 (C/IND/DEX/2)
  • Rochdale Aluminium and Bronze Foundry Company: records incl minutes, ledger and corresp 1927-1983 (C/IND/ROCH ALU & BRON COM/1)

Rotherham Archives and Local Studies

  • Manvers Main Collieries Ltd: ledgers recording laboratory tests on coal, slack and other materials from Manvers Main and Barnborough 1924-1955 (1011-B)
  • Waterstone Glassware Ltd, Rotherham: records incl minutes, product brochures and financial records rel to receivership 1944-2000 (992-B)

Sandwell Community History and Archives Service

  • Chance Brothers Ltd, glass manufacturers, Smethwick: additional promotional glass negatives 20th cent (2016/21)

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • Robert Noble Ltd, woollen manufacturers, Peebles: records 20th cent (SBA/898)
  • Selkirk Co-operative Society Ltd: minutes, balance sheets 1907-1960 (SBA/945)

Sheffield City Archives

  • Hadfields Ltd, steel manufacturers and mechanical engineers, Sheffield: First World War order book for high explosive shells 1915-1923 (X752)

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

  • Mosshat Farm: financial records 1858-1912 (Acc 148)

Southwark Local History Library and Archive

  • Field & Sons, estate agents, Southwark: letter books, reports and records rel to properties 1850-1999 (2016/9, 14, 18, 27 , 33)
  • BB Vos & Son Ltd, leather merchants, London: business records c1940-1969 (2016/11)

Special Collections, The Mitchell Library

  • Carsons Ltd, chocolate manufacturers, Glasgow: manuscript recipe books for confectionery and desserts 1911-1925 (1,000,528)
  • George Bennie Airspeed Railway Ltd: papers incl ephemera rel to the mile-long test run in Milngavie 1926-1951 (1,001,057)
  • Robert Henderson, merchant, Glasgow: corresp and papers 1781-1789 (544366)

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

  • William Harrison Ltd, colliery proprietors, Cannock: family papers of William Harrison and his daughter Mary Ann Hutton 1874-1892 (7521)

Stirling Council Archive Service

  • William Somers Ltd, funeral directors, Stirling: accounts 1924-1952 (Accession 1936)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

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

Surrey History Centre

  • Abinger Hall Estate Co: additional records incl servant wage books, estate accounts and rentals 1803-1994 (9608)
  • Arthur James Chant, haulier, Normandy: yearly diaries recording customer names, goods carried, destinations and charges 1953-2006 (9649)
  • Friary, Holroyd and Healy's Breweries Ltd, Guildford: records incl minutes and deeds 1876-1958 (9637)
  • George Wilson & Sons (Boat Builders) Ltd, Sunbury on Thames: records incl files and technical drawings 1907-2014 (9660)

Teesside Archives

  • Skinningrove Iron Co Ltd, iron and steel manufacturers: records incl analysis books, maps, employee records (7496)

Tyne and Wear Archives

  • Fenwick Arthur James (1878-1957), department store owner and circus enthusiast: collection of material rel to circuses, magic lantern slides 19th - 20th cent (DF.FEN; DF.AF)
  • Saxton William Armstrong Noble (1863-1942), 3rd Baronet, businessman: letter book and photograph album 1895-1922 (DF.NOB)
  • Henry Rothschild (1913-2009), founder of the Primavera gallery: photographs and records rel to Primavera 1946-2009 (DT.HRA)
  • Harton Coal Co Ltd, colliery owners: minutes, accounts 1962-1970 (TU.COSA1)
  • New York Forge, North Shields: accounts 1853-1959 (DX1647)
  • Primavera, craft and interiors store, London: records 1946-1980 (DT.HRA)
  • Smiths Dock Company Ltd, Newcastle: returns of wages, staff records 1942-1973 (DS.SD)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • Donald Healey Motor Co, Warwick: business records incl accounts, project files, plans, photographs and promotional material c1940-1999 (CR 4804)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • Briton Ferry Ironworks: plans of works, furnaces and machinery, production records and records rel to workers' housing

West Sussex Record Office

  • S T Clemens & Sons, builders, Chichester: records c1920-2010 (18144)
  • TH Newells, builders, Littlehampton: wage book 1936-1955 (18303)
  • Unnamed farm, Selsey: accounts and related records 1831-1842 (18150)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • James Bailey (Engineers) Ltd, Slaithwaite: supplier papers and business records rel to Second World War c1920-1949 (WYK1784)
  • J&J Horsfield, boiler makers, Dewsbury: private ledger, journals 1903-1966 (WYK1409)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds

  • Henry Scurrah Wainwright (1877-1968), accountant and social reformer: accountants' diaries 1893-1943 (WYL2501)
  • Beevers & Adgie, accountants, Leeds: letter books, cash books, personal ledger, minutes of Victoria Chambers Co Ltd 1862-1947 (WYL2501)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • John Cotton, wheeler, Salisbury: day books 1848-1869 (1073)
  • Keates Garage, Bradford on Avon: day books, cash books, ledger and wage book 1955-1979 (2028E)

Wolverhampton City Archives

  • Express & Star Ltd, newspaper publishers, Wolverhampton: photographs 1950-1999 (D-EXP)
  • Muras & Co, chartered accountants, Wolverhampton: administrative and financial records 1860-2001 (DB-78)

Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service

  • Berrow's Worcester Journal: editions (18 vols) 1741-1801 (15978)


British Film Institute, Special Collections

  • Video Arts Ltd, training film company, London: records and videotapes 1972-2017 (SDE-2016-025)

British Library, Manuscript Collections

  • Lascelles and Maxwell, commission agents, London: letter book 1743-1745 (Add MS 89165)
  • Alan Gradon Thomas, bookseller: papers 1893-1993 (Add MS 89159)

British Library, Music Collections

  • Boosey & Hawkes Ltd, London, music publisher and musical instrument manufacturer: music and business archive c 1890-1990 (Music Deposit 2016/17)

Island Archives, Guernsey

  • John Mowlem & Co plc, Brentford, builders and civil engineers: legal and business papers rel to Vale Castle, Guernsey tenancy, incl records of rel to quarrying c1891-1928

National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives and Library

  • Liverpool & London Steamship Protection & Indemnity Association Ltd: minute books, ledgers 1881-2016 (B/LPI)

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

  • Kirker & Co Ltd, mineral water manufacturers: business records, incl accounts, corresp, photographs 1870-1983 (D1768; D4611/UNL/1)

Science Museum Library and Archives

  • Williamson Manufacturing Co Ltd, film developer, camera manufacturer, pump manufacturer, London and Sussex: company records incl material rel to product development, instructions manuals, catalogues, press cuttings, internal newsletters, accounts, Board minutes and photographs c1908-1979 (WKC)

Search Engine (National Railway Museum)

  • North Eastern Railway Co: Great Heck accident books of condolence and sympathy letters and cards 2001 (2016-7038)


Bishopsgate Institute

  • Disapora: Women of Colour Defining Our World magazine, feminist magazine, London: records incl planning notes, contributors' pages, minutes, artwork and full issues 1992-1995 (FL/DIASPORA)

Institution of Mechanical Engineers Archive

  • Stanley Frederick Burnett (fl 1931-1974), design engineer: papers rel to his work for Self-Changing Gear Co. and British Leyland Group 1931-1974 (BUS/24)
  • General Hydraulic Power Co Ltd: records incl drawings and additional business material 1870-1888 (BUS/69)
  • Robert Hudson Ltd, railway locomotive and wagon builders: records rel to management activities and projects, incl reports, photographs, drawings, manuals, advertising materials, memorandums, accounts, corresp, catalogues and data sheets 1940-1983 (HUD)

Mills Archive

  • Over family, millers, Berkshire and elsewhere: family and business papers incl ledgers and photographs c1875-1950 (OVER)
  • Thompson family, millers: papers rel mainly to JGB Thompson's career as a miller, incl corresp, photographs, flow sheets and production records 20th cent (THOM)

Museum of Science and Industry

  • Thomas Stanley Pearson (1899-1985), textile agent: notes rel to textiles 1908-1929 (2016-2009)
  • Ferranti Ltd, Cheadle, electrical engineers: user manuals and related records 1989 (2016-2028)
  • L Gardner & Sons Ltd, Patricroft, mechanical engineers: business records incl photographs and marketing material, engineering drawings 1895-1996 (2016-2011)
  • National Industrial Fuel Efficiency Service, consultancy group, Manchester: business records incl reports, minutes and accounts 1950-1989 (2016-2017)
  • TDS Dextralog Ltd, electrical engineers, Blackburn: photographs, design drawings, business records 1973-1983 (2016-2004)
  • Royal Commission on Awards to Inventors: documents rel to Salford Electrical Instruments Ltd 1953 (2016-2026)

Royal Institute of British Architects

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

Seven Stories, the Centre for Children's Books

  • Thimble Press, children's literature publishers: business papers 1969-2009 (ANCh)

The Waterways Archive

  • L Gardner & Sons Ltd, Patricroft, mechanical engineers: engine plans 20th cent (CRT/GARD)
  • King Flour Mills Ltd, millers, Ellesmere Port: ledgers, corresp, inventories 1901-1941 (CR/KFM)
  • Shropshire Union Railway & Canal Co: staff recruitment lists 1914-1918 (BW152/22/2)
  • Trent & Mersey Canal Co: presentation book 1908 (P2016/25)

Working Class Movement Library

  • Frontline Books, publisher: papers 1990-2000 (ACC249)
  • Kiernan, printer, Liverpool: chronicles of the second Manchester election 1835 (FRAMED/669)


Aberdeen University, Special Collections Centre

  • James Moir (1812-1887), merchant in Portsoy: papers 19th cent

Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York

  • Rowntree Mackintosh plc, confectionery manufacturers: additional records incl campaign art, and journals of the Rowntree Moor and Fell Club and board minutes of Rowntree York (1931-1937) 1904-1946 (Rowntree)

Bristol University Information Services: Special Collections

  • Penguin Books Ltd, publishers, London: additional records rel to the 'Buildings of England' series 20th cent (DM2722)
  • Penguin Books Ltd, publishers, London: records rel to Tanya and Hans Schmoller and their work for Penguin books incl design materials and corresp c1945-2010 (DM2724, DM2725)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • James Scott & Sons Ltd, merchants, spinners and jute manufacturers, Dundee: business records and personal papers c1860-1971 (2016/820)

Glasgow University Archive Services

  • JA & JL Campbell & Lamond, solicitors, Edinburgh: additional letter books 1718-1800 (UGD037)
  • Fraternity of Dyers in Linlithgow, industrial and provident society: records 1667-1988 (ACCN 4045)
  • Whyte & Mackay Distillers Ltd, whisky distillers, Glasgow: records 20th cent (ACCN4004)

Heriot-Watt University, Heritage and Information Governance

  • Carfrae & Morrison, civil engineers, Edinburgh: survey books, ledgers and maps 1814-1933 (CM)

Leeds University Library, Special Collections

  • HC Baxter & Sons, antiques dealers, Eastbourne: ledgers 1951-1978 (MS 2000)
  • Phillips of Hitchin (Antiques) Ltd, antique dealer, Hitchin: additional corresp, financial records, watercolours c1889-1989 (MS 1999)
  • Roger Warner, antiques dealer, Burford: architectural plans, stock books, cash books, financial papers, receipt books, paying in books, corresp, auction catalogues, pamphlets, photographs, manuscript notebooks, administrative records, diaries, postcards, magazine cuttings 1926-1987 (MS 1995)
  • Waywiser Press, publishers, Chipping Norton: additional drafts, proofs and corresp rel to publications 2015-2016 (SPCOLL/2016/125, SPCOLL/2016/20)

London University: School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)

  • John Swire & Sons Ltd, oriental merchants and shipowners, London: assorted files incl papers rel to staff, general correspondence, plans and property and shareholding 1885-1998 (JSS)

London University: Senate House Library

  • Sandbach, Tinne & Co, merchants, Liverpool: corresp with sister firm Messrs McInroy Parker of Glasgow, Demerara plantation owners 1817 (MS1218)

Manchester University: University of Manchester Library

  • Anvil Press, printers and publishers, Liverpool: corresp, book production files, business records, cover designs, typesetting records and editorial files 1980-2015 (ACC 2016/11)
  • Imperial Chemical Industries plc: Organics Division records incl predecessor companies Levinstein, British Dyestuffs Corporation, British Alizarine Co, Leech Neal & Co, Soledon Ltd, Read Holliday Ltd and Scottish Dyes Ltd c1870-1980 (GB 133 ICI)

Museum of English Rural Life

  • Snell family, farmers of Devon, Wiltshire and London: farming records and family photographs 1893-1980 (DX 2154)

Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections

  • Jersey Fabrics Ltd, Nottingham: copy minute book 1938-1959 (MS 986)
  • I & R Morley Ltd, hosiery and knitwear manufacturers, Nottingham: records incl newscuttings books, articles of partnership, AGM reports, correspondence, price lists, accounts, and photographs c1804-1979 (Mrl)

St Andrews University Library

  • Guard Bridge Paper Co Ltd, paper manufacturers: corporate, accounting, production, sales, technical, legal and staff records 1873-2000 (ms38655)

Strathclyde University Archives

  • Geoffrey Tweedale (b 1951), business historian: collected material rel to the court case between Chase Manhattan Bank and Turner & Newall Ltd, manufacturers of asbestos products 20th cent (Acc 1589)

Trinity College Dublin

  • Cuala Industries, printing press, Churchtown: business records incl accounts, workbooks, publishing material 19th-20th cent (IE TCD MS 11535)
  • Dun Emer Guild, Dublin: papers 1902-1949 (MS 10676; IE TCD MS 11535)

University of Bristol: Theatre Collection

  • Bristol Old Vic Co, Bristol, theatre company: photographs and reproductions of plans of Bristol Old Vic c1969-1971 (2016/052)