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Major accessions to repositories in 2020 relating to Architecture, Building and Construction


Bath Record Office

  • Historic Environment Record, Bath and Bath Archaeological Trust: administrative records, photography and archaeological reports c1990-2018 (TR0060)

Coventry Archives

  • Charles Hugh Beney (fl1930-1950), of Coventry: series of architect plans, books and index cards rel to his work 1930s-1950s (Acc: PA3528)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Barrow Brothers of Ringwood, builders, contractors and funeral directors: financial records and architect's plans 1897-1970 (46A20)

Isle of Man Public Record Office

  • Isle of Man Planning and Building Control, and predecessors: selected planning applications 1984-1989 (A179)

Northamptonshire Archives

  • Gotch Pearson, Architects: plans of buildings in Wellingborough and around Northamptonshire 1960s-1990s (2020/26)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Calderdale

  • Cyril Sunderland (fl1930s), architect, of Halifax and Leeds: biographical notes, photographs, incl of buildings in Halifax and Leeds, published article and Abstract of Title and Copy Probate Wills 19th-20th cent (WYC:1931)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Land Use Consultants Ltd., (LUC): West Dewsbury Historic Area Assessment report (no. 180-2020) for Historic England focusing on the development of the Western core of Dewsbury town and the area currently subject to a Heritage Action Zone initiative 2020 (WYK1958)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds

  • Photographs of historic buildings in Yorkshire 1995-2010 (WYL2620)


Historic Environment Scotland (formerly RCAHMS)

  • William Kininmonth (1904-1988), architect: drawings (2) of the Mary Erskine School, Edinburgh, Scotland 1964 (2020/42)
  • Robert Terras (fl1930-1939), building contractor and photographer: album of photographs of the construction of Anstruther Harbour, Fife, Scotland 1931-1932 (2020/20)
  • James Salmon (1873-1924), architect: watercolours (2) of Arrats Mill, Brechin, Angus, Scotland and a street in Belgium, pencil drawing of the Great Hall of Versailles, France 1895-1898 (2020/43)
  • Frank Sproson (1919-2019), architect: portfolio of student drawings and related material 1937-1982 (2020/30)


Mills Archive

  • William Burrell Muggeridge (1884-1978), photographer and researcher of windmills: photographs of English windmills 1900s-1930s (MUGG)


Aberdeen University, Special Collections Centre

  • William Douglas Simpson (1896-1968), Aberdeen University Librarian, historian and archaeologist: sketchbook of castles in Scotland, Poland and Germany 1913-1945 (930)

Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York

  • John Hurworth Hutchinson (1934-2018), architect and artist: research papers and notebooks, original and photocopied artwork, correspondence, photographs and slides rel to architectural subjects, especially churches c1950-2018 (JHUT (2020/064))

De Montfort University Archives

  • Simon Inglis (b1955), sports writer and journalist: papers relating to football stadium design and safety 1990-2005 (S/010)

Leeds University Library, Special Collections

  • Hollis and Webb, surveyors, auctioneers and estate agents, Leeds: business records in 157 bound volumes 1880-1945 (SPCOLL/2020/2)

Newcastle University: Special Collections

  • Sir Terry Farrell (b 1938), architect: personal and professional papers incl models, drawings, papers and diaries 1950-2018 (TF)

Oxford Brookes University: Special Collections

  • J F Clarke (fl1940-1970), Chartered Architect and former student of the Oxford Schools of Technology, Art and Commerce: papers 1940s-1970s (2019/1)