The Papers of Albert Winstanley

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Three lever arch files containing articles by Arthur Winstanley, which appeared in Cycling and The Bicycle (which was incorporated into Cycling), and Cycling World, 1954-1999. Indexed. List of articles by Winstanley. Photograph enlarged to poster size of four cyclists taken ?in the Alps by Axel Lindhal, c.1880s.

Administrative / Biographical History

Albert Winstanley came from Bradshaw, near Bolton, Lancs. His articles span nearly half a century. He describes himself as an older man in the 1990s.


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 by the National Cycle Archive, 3 June and 21 December 2001.

Other Finding Aids

A file-level 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.

An authority record exists for Albert Winstanley (GB 152 AAR1881).

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).

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