Temporary ACC 2018/38 - Records of the Costessey and District Rifle Club

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ACC 2018/38


Records of the Costessey and District Rifle Club


  • 1911-2018 (Creation)

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1 box

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The club formed after the Second World War from disbanded Home Guard, although there is earlier mention of a rifle club in Cossey, Stafford Jerningham being a founder member. Later Cadets and police were invited to join.

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Minute books, 1952-89, 1989-99, plus loose letters and declarations
Cash book, 1975-2000
Cash book/letter book, 1994-2000
Standard W.D. Range Procedures
Membership/attendance book, 1945, includes some group photographs
Notes on Club history, letters concerning the winding up of the Club in 2005, copies of slides for a talk on the Club's history, printed scorecard for the Erith Rifle club, 1911
Correspondence re range allocations 1951-60, various papers relating to legal changes regarding shooting, 1995-2000,
Club and range rules and membership card
Sample of cloth badge on cloth
Correspondence re range updates, letters concerning gun control and temporary closure of Horsford Range following the shootings in Dunblane, 1996-2004
Printed history and personal recollections of Malcolm Ireson, former Chairman and club secretary, 2018

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Created 30/05/2018 by Droab. Modified 21/09/2018 by Droip.


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