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Major accessions to repositories in 2020 relating to Nature


Archifau Ynys Mon / Anglesey Archives

  • John Coppock (fl1970-2017), zoologist: papers fl1970-2017 (WAC)

Cambridgeshire Archives

  • Cambridgeshire Bird Club: journals 1949-1957 (R120/041)

Devon Archives and Local Studies Service (South West Heritage Trust)

  • Devon Birdwatching and Preservation Society: records incl minutes, accounts, other administrative records, membership records and information c1929-2016 (DBD)
  • Digital recordings of interviews with four farmers rel to their experiences of the foot and mouth disease outbreak in Broadwoodkelly, Devon 2001 (ZAXF)

Edinburgh City Archives

  • Edinburgh Biodiversity Partnership: The Edinburgh Biodiversity Action Plan 2000-2004, 2004-2009, incl information on terrain, wildlife, species and habitat 2000-2009 (1247)

Herefordshire Archive and Records Centre

  • Herefordshire Wildlife Trust: Queenswood oral history project 2018-2019 (DE33)
  • H. Cecil Moore (fl1900-1908), Honorary Secretary of the Woolhope Naturalist Field Club: club letter books 1900-1908 (DE22)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society: minutes, accounts and press cuttings 1946-2019 (ACC 2020/26)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Account book of a survey of the West Sussex coast 1784-1785 (19752)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Calderdale

  • Alan Greenwood (fl 1965-1986), of Eversley Lodge, West End, Halifax: diaries recording details of nature sightings at Everlsey Lodge, an annual check list of species, giving details of birds species and other nature, and weather notes in the garden and immediate environs of Eversley Lodge 1965-1986 (WYC:1934)


Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Library and Archives

  • David Richard Hunt (1938-2019), botanist: material incl a pamphlet rel to the living collections records file, correspondence, reports on a survey and expedition to British Honduras, and a diary of a reconnaissance expedition to mid-west Brazil c1960-1995 (PrP 20-0001)


Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • Sir Charles Lyell (1797-1875), geologist: album entitled "Divines, Metaphysicians, Philologists" containing autograph letters (118) to Lyell and family, and portraits (57) of the senders 1805-1899 (Coll-1997; SC-Acc-2020-0022)

Strathclyde University Archives

  • Andersonian Naturalists' Society: photograph albums c1885-1904 (Accession 1780)