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Culley, Norman, Archive
Papers relating to the Architectural career of Norman Culley together with a few personal documents. The bulk of the papers relate to the building in 1909/1910 of 'Orrisdale', a detached house on Long Lane, Dalton, Huddersfield. They include pre-build, plans, mortgage and conveyancing documents, estimates for materials and costings and payments to contractors. A 1954 menu and toast list for the Norman Culley Jubilee Dinner signed by the 76 attendees is also included. There is also a collection of photographs which show his completed Memorial to the victims of Booth's mill fire in 1941 and High Street buildings, together with various black and white photographs of Golcar. Norman Culley's library is also available.
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    Personal Series

    1917-1954
    Personal papers relating to Norman Culley, includes signed menu and addressed envelopes (empty)
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    Household documents relating to the building of Orrisdale, Long Lane, Dalton, Huddersfield Series

    1908-1930
    Household documents relating to the building of 'Orrisdale' by Norman Culley. These relate to Rates, Water, Cartificate of Approval and consent for a telegraph pole
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    Pre-build documents relating to Orrisdale, Long Lane, Dalton, Huddersfield Series

    1909-1910
    Pre-build documents relating to building of Orrisdale by Norman Culley. They include letters re negotiation of land, receipts, invoices and statements.
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    Plans for Orrisdale, Long Lane, Dalton, Huddersfield Series

    1909
    Architectural plans for Orrisdale by Norman Culley and brief ground sketches of surrounding area
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    Mortgage and Conveyancing documents for Orrisdale, Long Lane, Dalton, Huddersfield Series

    1909
    Mortgage and conveyancing documents relating to Orrisdale, sent to Norman Culley
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    Materials and Costings for Orrisdale, Long Lane, Dalton, Huddersfield Series

    1909-1933
    Materials and costings for Orrisdale from Norman Culley. Includes contract. delivery note, advice note, time sheet, costings, quote and letters
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    Payments to Contractors regarding Orrisdale, Long Lane, Dalton, Huddersfield Series

    1909-1911
    Payments to contractors authorised by Norman Culley. These include Certificates for work done by contactors and letters.
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    Photographs belonging to Norman Culley Series

    Mid 20th century
    Black and white photographs belonging to Norman Cully. They include the Booth's Fire Memorial to victims, High Street Buildings, some unidentified buildings and several photographs of Golcar.
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    Library Series

    1857-1966
    Norman Culley's reference library.
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