Papers of J. Cyril Kermode

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Cyclists' Touring Club: Council minutes and related papers, 1958-1979. Cyclists' Touring Club Leisure and Countryside Committee minutes, 1988-1991. Subject files, nos. 35, 37, 41, 42, 44, 45, 47 and 48, two unnumbered files and two files relating to the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, 1949-1991. These files complement those found in the Cyclists' Touring Club archive (MSS.328/C).

Administrative / Biographical History

J. Cyril Kermode was a Committee member of the Cyclists' Touring Club from at least 1953; he flourished 1949-1991.


This archive has been catalogued to file level.

The Modern Records Centre uses a classification scheme. For further details of the scheme, see It 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

This collection was deposited in the Centre with the Cyclists' Touring Club papers in 1994.

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 J. Cyril Kermode (GB 152 AAR1626) and Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (GB 152 AAR1981) .

Conditions Governing Use

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

Appraisal Information

This collection has been weeded of duplicates found in the Cyclists' Touring Club archives (MSS.328C).


Further deposits are not expected.

Related Material

There is related material in the Cyclists' Touring Club archive. (MSS.328/C) and other deposits from the National Cycle Archive.

Personal Names