Handbooks and rules etc. of cycling clubs

Scope and Content

Rules and handbooks of clubs; fixture lists.

Handbooks deposited with MSS.328/N47:

British Cycling Federation, 1980; British League of Racing Cyclists, 1945-1947, and 1956-1958, North-West region of the same, 1950, 1951 and 1954; British Professional Cycle Racing Association, 1978; Clifton Cycling Club, York, 1995; Cyclists' Touring Club, Liverpool District Association, 1935, and Manchester District Association, 1951; Hull Thursday Road Club, 1983; Liverpool and District Cyclists' Annual, 1931; Manchester & District Timetrials Association, 1960, 1990; National Cyclists' Union 1956 Racing Handbook and Rules of Racing; Roads Records Association, 1939, 1971, 1982, 1985; Road Time Trials Council, 1938-1995, Scottish Amateur Cycling Association, 1948 and 1951; Tricycle Association, 1981; Veterans' Time Trials Association, 1997; Yorkshire Cyclist Year Book, 1938.

The League of Veteran Racing Cyclists: 2004 Handbook & Calendar of Events, deposited in 2006.

Other rules and handbooks have been added from various National Cycle Archive deposits.

Further handbooks, loaned by the National Cycle Museum Trust, may be found in the Cycling Journals series [NCJ - MSS. 328/ML]

Administrative / Biographical History

Artificial collection.


In order of deposit and by type of document

Access Information

This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/using/

Acquisition Information

This collection was deposited by the National Cycle Archive, and by others, chiefly Harry Aspden's deposit in 2004, 1999-2 and February 2006. Further items deposited by Dr Andrew Millward or other donors as indicated.

Other Finding Aids

Conditions Governing Use

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


Further deposits are expected.

Related Material

Other material deposited by the National Cycle Archive (MSS.328).