Reference number
  • NCA/32
Date
  • 1913-1958
Level
  • Collection
Description
  • Issues of the 'The Bath Road News', 1913-1958, incomplete, with gap between 1927 and 1941 inclusive. Includes two bound volumes. Four cartoons of the Club by Tumtum [H. R. L. Etherington], 1919 (3) and 1922 (1). Programme for the 65th annual dinner, 1950. Five photographs of the club members in the 1920s sent by a member to the depositor in 1951, with covering letter. Six photographs of members, some identified, 1949-1950, c.1950. 'The Cheshire Roads News', organ of the Cheshire Roads Club: issue for August 1951.
    [See also MSS.328/NL/BRC in Cycling Journals Collection for further issues of 'The Bath Road News'].
Extent
  • 1 box
Admin history
  • The Bath Road Club was founded 7th November 1886, and was probably based in London. It published a journal, 'The Bath Road News', which was still in existence in 1958.
Finding aids
  • Authority records exist for The Bath Road Club (GB 0152 AAR2008), H. R. L. Etherington (GB 0152 AAR2768) and The Cheshire Roads Club (GB 0152 AAR2010).
Access status
  • Open
Related Material
  • See other deposits by the National Cycle Archive (MSS.328).
Subject
  • Cycling -- Great Britain
  • Cycling Societies