National Cycle Archive's Cycling Photographs

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

One album, two cabinet card photographs and four postcards of cycling interest. Photographs of the bicycles of F. H. Grubb, engineer and sports outfitter of Brixton and Twickenham, and bicycle manufacturer, 1932-1933, undated.

Hoyland Star Cycling Club at the Ball Inn, Milton Road, Hoyland, near Barnsley, Yorkshire, c. 1890

Administrative / Biographical History

Artificial collection. The first three items were purchased at a Phillips auction sale.


The catalogues are arranged in order of deposit. This is compatible with ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description (2000).

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on access to these papers.

Acquisition Information

Part of this collection was purchased by the National Cycle Archive in August 2000 at a Phillips auction sale and deposited 3 June 2001. The photographs of F. H. Grubb are an earlier deposit. Hoyland Star Cycling Club photograph was deposited 16 February 2004.

Other Finding Aids

A copy of this catalogue is available in paper format in the Centre's searchroom, at the National Register of Archives in London and in Chadwyck-Healey's National Inventory of Documentary Sources.

Authority records exist for National Cycle Archive (GB 152 AAR0031), Beeston Cycling Club (GB 152 AAR1909) and F. H. Grubb (GB 152 AAR2276).

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.


Further deposits are expected.

Related Material

Other material deposited by the National Cycle Archive (MSS.328).

Personal Names