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32nd Surrey Battalion Home Guard photographs

  • Collection
  • 1940-1944

Album of photographs of Home Guard activities, including standing down parade, November 1944. Inscribed Capt F G English.

32nd Surrey Battalion Home Guard
Identifier: AR498. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR498

A Tribute to Walter Troake

  • Collection
  • 1957

Volume presented by Croydon Municipal Officers Association to Walter Troake in recognition of his work for retired members. It contains letters, poems and comments written by members.

Walter Troake
Identifier: AR166. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR166

A Years Birdwatching by Barbara M. Cooper

  • Collection
  • 1949 - 1950

Scrapbook of typescript diary entries, maps, watercolours and pencil drawings, postcards and magazine clippings. Includes a weekly record of bird movements in and around a small wood in Purley; visits to Cuckmere, Rye, Camber and Dungeness; and no...

Barbara M.Cooper
Identifier: AR177. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR177

A. B. Jayne Bill

  • Collection
  • 1882

Bill (with printed head) for hire of carriage and pair issued by AB Jayne, Riding and Job Master, Church Road, Upper Norwood. The printed billhead includes text reading `AB Jayne, Riding Job Master. Church Road, Upper Norwood.; `The White Hart Alm...

Abraham B. Jayne
Identifier: AR86. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR86

APEX Croydon District records

  • Collection
  • c1985-1988

Minutes 1985-7; correspondence; files on affiliation, education, conference, Area and Branch; circulars; membership records 1985-8; file on Community Roots Trust; Area and Executive Councils material; membership print outs and financial statements...

APEX Croydon District
Identifier: AR470. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR470

Abel Garraway Sketchbook

  • Collection
  • 1794-1826

Soft-covered volume (30x23cm). The book was used initially, in 1794, to draw up four (presumably fictitious) shop accounts: these may have been an exercise in handwriting and/or arithmetic. It was then reversed, and given an ornate title page, rea...

Abel Garraway
Identifier: AR27. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR27

Account book

  • Collection
  • 1754-1778

Receipts from property in Croydon and the Manor of Croham; estate accounts for house in Lincolnshire and property in Leicestershire; accounts for members of the Croft, Green, Jervaise and Walker families. Possibly kept by or for James Croft.

Unknown person
Identifier: AR400. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR400

Addington High School

  • Collection
  • 1879 - 1984

This collection contains the records of the following schools: Cudham Fairchildes (Kent County Council); New Addington Temporary (all age); New Addington Temporary (later Overbury) Primary; New Addington Temporary (later Overbury) Senior; Overbury...

Addington High School
Identifier: SCH1. Full Reference Code: GB 352 SCH1

Addiscombe College Photograph Album

  • Collection
  • c1859 - c1872

Photography was included in the curriculum from 1855 (taught by Aaron Penley, professor of civil drawing). The album includes group photographs and individual portraits of cadets and staff, and a few photographs of the College buildings and ground...

East India Company
Identifier: AR29. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR29

Addiscombe Military Seminary: Drawings

  • Collection
  • c.1740 - c.1909

Volume containing civil and military engineering drawings made by Addiscombe cadets, with prints and sketches of Addiscombe House, of cadets, and of individuals associated with the House and the East India Company; printed ephemera and manuscript ...

East India Company
Identifier: AR30. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR30

Addiscombe Military Seminary: Records

  • Collection
  • 1824 - 1861

Miscellaneous records of Addiscombe Military Seminary.

East India Company
Identifier: AR65. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR65

Additional records relating to St Aubyns Congregational Church, Upper Norwood

  • Collection
  • 1801 - 1961

1 bundle: Listing (as taken from the inventory of documents originally lodged with bank on behalf of the Upper Norwood Congregational Church in 1960) and supplied by the United Reformed Church History Society. 1 2 March 1801 Extract from Croydon ...

St Aubyns Congregational Church, Upper Norwood
Identifier: AR963. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR963

Agreements relating to furnace patent, 1899-1904

  • Collection
  • 1899 - 1904

Agreement relating to a furnace patent between Francis Ross of Addiscombe and Alexander Gibson, formerly of Sutton.

Francis Ross
Identifier: AR504. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR504

Alderman Donald G. Stewart, Mayor of Croydon Records

  • Collection
  • 1956 - 1957

12 items: 1) Alderman Donald G. Stewart: the press cuttings of a mayorality (bound volume compiled by Croydon Public Libraries and bearing CB coat of arms) 2) Photograph album: official events 1956/7 (lined notebook, red, marked Advertiser press p...

Donald G. Stewart
Identifier: AR1033. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR1033

Alderman Foss Photograph Album

  • Collection
  • 1896

Album of 72 photographs of members and staff of Croydon Corporation, presented to Alderman Frederick Foss for his services as legal adviser in the interregnum in the position of Town Clerk, 1895-6. The album includes an illuminated introductory p...

Alderman Frederick Foss
Identifier: AR98. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR98

Alexander Sandison Letters

  • Collection
  • 1914 - 1920

Two boxes of letters from Rev Alexander Sandison (minister of the South Croydon Congregational Church, Aberdeen Road) to his brother Tom Sandison (of Unst, Shetland)

Alexander Sandison
Identifier: AR42. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR42

All Saints Infant School

  • Collection
  • 1967 - 2005

Records relating solely to All Saints Infant School, Upper Norwood during the period it was administratively separate from All Saints Junior School, 1967 - 2005.

All Saints Infant School
Identifier: SCH2. Full Reference Code: GB 352 SCH2

All Saints Junior School

  • Collection
  • 1867 - 1968

All Saints Junior School
Identifier: SCH3. Full Reference Code: GB 352 SCH3

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