Wolverhampton City Archives

Wolverhampton City Archives exists to collect, preserve and make accessible historical records relating to the City of Wolverhampton, and to secure significant modern records for future generations.

Our collections

Currently it holds the following sporting records. Further details of these and all of our collections can be found on the Black Country History catalogue (http://www.blackcountryhistory.org):

  • Aldersley Stadium Advisory Panel (ref: WOL-C-ALD)
  • Bilston Ramblers Association (ref: DX-954)
  • Chubb Sports and Social Club (ref: DX-987)
  • Reg Davies, octogenarian marathon runner (Acc no: 2624)
  • Goldthorn Old Boys’ Football Club (ref: DX-244)
  • H. M. Hobson Ltd Golf Society and Sports and Social Club (ref: P/10505 – 10517)
  • Moseley Village School Football and Netball Teams (ref: P/10927)
  • Old Wulfrunians Tettenhall Cricket Club (P/9132 – 9139)
  • Open air boxing tournaments (ref: DX-737)
  • Parks and Baths, later Parks and Cemeteries, Parks and Physical Recreation Committee (ref: WOL-C-PB)
  • Sports Development Trust (ref: WOL-C-SDT)
  • Stafford Road Works Football Club (ref: DX-370)
  • Percy Thornley Stallard, racing cyclist, 1909-2001 (ref: DB/45)
  • Tettenhall Cricket Club (ref: P/10625 – 10627)
  • Wolverhampton Borough Joint Sports Committee (ref: WOL-C-BJS)
  • Wolverhampton Chess Club (ref: D-SO-9)
  • Wolverhampton Council – Leisure and Recreation later Leisure and Amenities Committee (ref: WOL-C-LE)
  • Wolverhampton Council – Parks and Physical Recreation Committee (ref: WOL-C-PPR)
  • Wolverhampton Die-Casting Co. Ltd. Bowling Club (ref: DX-907)
  • Wolverhampton & District Amateur Football League (ref: D-SO-59)
  • Wolverhampton & District Private Greens Bowls League (ref: DX-907)
  • Wolverhampton Fellowship Ramblers (ref: D-SO-65)
  • Wolverhampton Mountaineering Club (ref: D-SO-29 and DX-456)
  • Wolverhampton Public Baths (ref: D-BAT)
  • Wolverhampton Speedway (ref: DX-314)
  • Wolverhampton Sports Advisory Council (ref: WOL-C-SAC)
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club (various)
  • Wolverhampton Wheelers Cycling Club (ref: D-SO-47)
  • Wolverhampton Works Football League (ref: DX-815)
  • Wulfrun Walkers (formerly Wolverhampton C. H. A. Rambling Club) (ref: DW-10)
This collection entry was last updated on 19/08/2020. Information incorrect or out-of-date?