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Manor of Croydon, Leet Jury Minute Book

  • Collection
  • 1830-1855

Minute Book of the Leet Jury of the Manor of Croydon. Courts Leet were held annually in April, May or June. The location is given as the Town Hall from 1833 onwards. The majority of the records of courts before 1850 consist simply of the election ...

Manor of Croydon
Identifier: AR010. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR010

Mission of Hope Files

  • Collection
  • c1900-1950

Case files of children cared for in the Mission of Hope childrens home, and/or who were adopted through its offices.

Mission of Hope
Identifier: AR011. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR011

Gillett and Johnston

  • Collection
  • 1877-1983

19 books of bell and tuning records 1877-1951; 7 cuttings albums 1919-1952; correspondence file 1976-1983; envelope of photographs; printed sales brochures, etc.

Gillett and Johnston
Identifier: AR1. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR1

Hunt Plans

  • Collection
  • 1932-1938

9 plans for houses built (or proposed to be built) by the Hunt Construction Company (SJ Hunt) in Wickham Road, Hartland Way etc, Shirley, 1932-1938; with plans for houses designed by Chapple Estates, and surrendered to Mr Hunt following a court ac...

S. J. Hunt
Identifier: AR100. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR100

Croydon Ramblers

  • Collection
  • 1950 - 2009

Administrative records for Croydon Ramblers including correspondence, hall bookings, annual reports and annual general meeting minutes, programmes, executive committee minutes, ramble reports from 1968-1983 and press reports from 1966-68

Croydon Ramblers
Identifier: AR1001. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR1001

Head Teachers Dinner Books

  • Collection
  • 1948 - 1953

Croydon Head Teachers Association
Identifier: AR101. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR101

W.C. Berwick Sayers Collection

  • Collection
  • 1899 - 1940

1. WCBSs hand-written exercise book entitled Stray Verses 1902-1910 1916-1918 with 63 poems transcribed from his notebooks. 2. Olive Emily Clarkes (WCBSs future wifes) autograph Album compiled 1910-1915 with a contribution by WCBS in 1911 (she ma...

William Charles Berwick Sayers
Identifier: AR1011. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR1011

Documents relating to 103 Brancaster Lane, Purley

  • Collection
  • 1937-1950

Two files of correspondence and other documents relating to 103 Brancaster Lane, 1937 - 1950. Publicity brochure for the Mitchley Wood Estate published by Lawes, Cherry and Co. Ltd, c.1928.

Slater Family
Identifier: AR1015. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR1015

British Red Cross, Croydon Branch Records

  • Collection
  • 1960

A collection of ephemera relating to various Red Cross activities in Croydon from 1960s onwards: centres at 47 Coombe Road and Spring Park Road in Shirley together with a Red Cross shop on Robert Street. The Collection contains loose photographs, ...

British Red Cross Society Croydon Branch
Identifier: AR1016. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR1016

Wettern Papers

  • Collection
  • 1919

Eric Wettern laid out his garden at Roselands, Purley Oaks Road in Sanderstead in 1919 and bequeathed it to the London Borough of Croydon in 1965

Wettern Family
Identifier: AR102. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR102

Edith Purnell photograph album

  • Collection
  • 1904

Photograph album presented by manager and staff of the Croydon Times to Miss Edith Purnell on her 21st birthday, 14 April 1904. An inscribed panel gives the names of staff, including Mr T.J. Hatch, the manager, whom she later married (June Quarter...

Edith Purnell
Identifier: AR1023. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR1023

Deeds and other documents relating to 125 Sussex Road

  • Collection
  • 1936 - 1987

Four property documents relating to 125 Sussex Road: Abstract of title: 1936 Conveyance: 04 February 1937 Supplemental Abstract of title: 1960 Conveyance: 13 October 1960 Extract from property register 1987

Unknown person
Identifier: AR1027. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR1027

Turner family papers

  • Collection
  • c1876-c1928

Photographs, letters, newscuttings, printed ephemera, two account books, medallions etc re the Lelasseur and Turner families, and the John Jakson mint and lavender distillery

Turner Family
Identifier: AR103. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR103

Photograph albums and other material owned by the King family

  • Collection
  • 1901 - 1941

Photograph albums: 1) Green Reminiscent photograph album, c.1910 - 1920. Mainly family groups and portraits. 2) Brown: Florrie Tours Scotland c.1902. (Florrie King was born c.1879). 3) Brown: Memories of the Eastbourne Holidays, July and August 19...

King Family
Identifier: AR1032. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR1032

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

Ashcroft Theatre Club

  • Collection
  • 1973 - 2010

2 boxes: Minutes: 1973 - 1980 (personal minute book compiled by Pat Lawrence: original book and subsequent volumes lost) 1998 - 2010 (entries closed for 30 years). Scrapbooks (compiled by Sylvia Collins to 1988 and subsequently by Audrey Botti...

Ashcroft Theatre Club
Identifier: AR1034. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR1034

Robert Dudley Dean Fuller papers

  • Collection
  • c1946

Bundle of papers relating to army service, divorce and bankruptcy of Mr Robert Fuller of Melfort Road, Thornton Heath and later Everton Road, Thornton Heath. A fishmonger at Brighton Road, Purley, he was declared bankrupt in 1934 but, following ar...

Robert Dudley Dean Fuller
Identifier: AR1038. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR1038

Southern Pathfinders Records

  • Collection
  • 1931-1996

Scrapbooks, programmes, and other records of the Southern Pathfinders ramblers association; including correspondence etc acquired by Kenneth Allen in researching and writing The Life and Times of the Southern Pathfinders.

Southern Pathfinders
Identifier: AR104. Full Reference Code: GB 352 AR104

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