Collection AR128 - Photographs of Ronald a. Huitson

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AR128

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Photographs of Ronald a. Huitson

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  • 1969 - 1974 (Creation)

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Name of creator

Ronald Arthur Huitson (1916 - 1986)

Biographical history

Ronald Arthur Huitson (1916-1986) and his wife Muriel Huitson (1915 - 1987) were active members of the Industrial Studies and Local History sections of the Croydon Natural History Society and also of GLIAS. They organised numerous visits to then still functioning industrial concerns, both within Croydon and elsewhere. They also did a considerable amount of recording work and photography at industrial premises, and historical research.

Archival history

Property of the Croydon Natural History and Scientific Society and transferred to Croydon Archives Service on deposit.

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Accession Number: A817

Photographs of Addington Water Pumping Station and Park Hill Reservoir and Water Tower by Ronald Arthur Huitson

73 b/w photographic prints mounted on sheets of card of Addington Water Pumping Station and Park Hill Reservoir and Water Tower taken by Ronald Arthur Huitson together with two sheets of m/s notes and drawings of Addington Water Pumping Station.

Item date: 1969 - 1974

Accession date: 14 March 2005

Custodial history: Property of the Croydon Natural History and Scientific Society and transferred to Croydon Archives Service on deposit.

Accrual conditions: Future accruals expected.

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Photographic prints of Waddon Pumping Station, Addington Pumping Station and Park Hill Reservoir and Water Tower taken by Ronald Arthur Huitson together with m/s notes and drawings

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  • English

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GB-352-ar128

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24/06/2015

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