Papers of Roma Castle relating to the Midland Agricultural College; 1942-1944

Scope and Content

The papers include:

Examination papers and Syllabus for the National Dairy Examination Board (MS 874/1-44);

Practice examination paper in hand of Roma Castle (MS 874/45-50);

Cheese making record book (MS 874/51).

Administrative / Biographical History

Roma Castle was born in 1925 in Romford, Essex. She attended the Midland Agricultural College from 1942-1944 as a Dairy Diploma student.


The papers have been arranged according to document type.

Access Information

Accessible to all readers.

Other Finding Aids

This description is the only finding aid available for the collection. Copyright on the description belongs to the University of Nottingham.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements


Conditions Governing Use

Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult.

Permission to make any published use of any material from the collection must be sought in writing from the Keeper of Manuscripts and Special Collections

Reprographic copies can be supplied for educational and private study purposes only, depending on access status and the condition of the documents.

Custodial History

The papers were acquired in July 2010.

Related Material

An account of Castle's time at the Midland Agricultural College can be found at UAC/5/8.