Scope and Content

Consists of catalogues of bricks, barn books, dairy equipment and greenhouses, distinctive bungalows and other buildings and pottery 1913-1950's; photographs 1986

Administrative / Biographical History

Records of the building firm of M K Paddick, Withy Copse Gallowstree Common, Oxfordshire. The firm started off as A Paddick in 1851. It then became A Paddick and Son, went in to liquidation in 1929 and re-emerged as M K Paddick. The firm became specialists in the restoration and repair of older buildings.

Access Information

Available for consultation

Acquisition Information

Deposited as a gift by Charles Paddick, son of M K Paddick, December 1986 T86/8


Compiled by Zoe Watson, March 2004

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at the Museum of English Rural Life

Conditions Governing Use

Please contact the Archivist

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