Correspondence and papers of Roy Lancaster: folder labelled �Roy Lancaster General Correspondence C�

Scope and Content

Correspondence to and from botanists, plant experts and plant enthusiasts whose name or organisation�s name begins with C. Includes correspondence with Muriel Crossman of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, Boston, United States of America, 1972-1973, Veronica Cross (nee Veronica Adams), garden designer, 1999-2014, Sir Ilay Campbell, Crarae Glen Gardens, Argyll, 1975, Peter Cox and Patricia Cox of Glendoick Gardens, Perth, 1976-2015, and their son Kenneth Cox, 2005-2013, Tim Miles of the Cotswold Wildlife Park, Oxfordshire, 2003-2005, Giles Coode-Adams, former President of the RHS, and Sonia Coode-Adams, both of Feeringbury Manor, Essex, 2009-2016, Sir Henry Elwes of Colesbourne Gardens, Gloucestershire, 2012, Eric Clement of Gosport, Hampshire, 1995-2010, Christopher Chua, artist, of London and Madeira, 1982-1994, James Compton at Chelsea Physic Garden, 1984, Beth Chatto of Colchester, 1972-2010, Colin Chapman of Stowmarket, 1992, Douglas Chalk of Polden Acres Gardens, Bridgwater, 1971-1973, Chris Chadwell, Himalayan Plant Association, 1990-2001, Geoffrey Chadbund of Ripley, Surrey, 1968-1969, Sir Richard Carew-Pole of Antony House, Cornwall, 2006-2007, Julian Williams of Caerhays Castle, Cornwall, 1974-2004, and Charles Williams of Burncoose Nurseries and the Caerhays Estate, 1990-2008

Includes photograph of Colin Chapman and family of Suffolk, undated, typescript list of tree species at Rivington Terraced Gardens, Bolton, with garden plan and garden guide, and list of plant specimens sent to Rivington in Roy Lancaster�s hand, 1978, printed list of the Magnolia collection at Caerhays Castle Gardens, 2002, copy of a report relating to magnolias and climate change at Caerhays by Charles Williams, 2014, details of redevelopment of the gardens at Plas Cadnant, Anglesey, 1998-2007, including list of Hydrangea species, undated, and major plant accessions for Cadnant, 2004-2006

These papers were originally housed in a single folder which was repackaged into two folders