Cambridge University Canal Club: Correspondence and papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Club correspondence, accounts, term programmes and membership lists, with papers relating to a wide range of bodies associated with canals and waterways.

Administrative / Biographical History

Cambridge University Canal Club was founded in the 1960s to foster interest in canals and related subjects. It was open to members of the university and anyone else sharing an interest in canals. The club arranged visits to places of interest, organised talks by guest speakers and held an annual dinner.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Cambridge University Canal Club, 1985.

Other Finding Aids

None.