Papers of Neville Whall

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Lecture texts (with slide prompts) and programme albums for slide lectures on inter-war continental cycle tours, given by Neville Whall "Hodites", 1920s-1950s.

Administrative / Biographical History

Neville Whall (who used the pseudonym Hodites) was assistant secretary of the Cyclists' Touring Club He was active from the 1920s-1950s.


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

Neville Whall's lecture material was purchased by the National Cycle Archive at a Phillips auction, 5-6 December 1989, Lot 77. This collection was deposited in the Centre by the National Cycle Archive, 22 July 1993.

Other Finding Aids

A file level 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 Neville Whall (GB 152 AAR1893), Cyclists' Touring Club (GB 152 AAR0029) and the National Cycle Archive (GB 152 AAR0031).

Conditions Governing Use

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


Further deposits are not expected.

Related Material

Other deposits by the National Cycle Archive (MSS.328).

Personal Names