Archive Project

This page is specifically set up to post updates of the Archive Project while it undergoes a transformation of cataloguing and digitisation. To contact the Archive Project email archiveproject@a7ca.org

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Archive Open Day 2017

Just a reminder that the Association Archive will be holding its next Open Day on Sunday April 2nd 2017. The Archive, as you may remember, is held at the Headquarters of the Triumph Six Sports Club, Main St., Lubenham, Market Harborough LE16 9TF. The Archive will be open between 10am and 4pm and there will […]

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Outstanding Website of the Year

THE ONLINE AUSTIN SEVEN ARCHIVE WEBSITE HAS BEEN SHORTLISTED FOR OUTSTANDING WEBSITE OF THE YEAR Visit the website by CLICKING HERE • Finalists revealed in eight of the 16 award categories • 205 clubs and members received nominations • Six awards to be decided at Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show • Winners announced […]

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Archive Project Meeting – 26th January 2017

Austin 7 Clubs Association Archive project, Meeting No.11 Thursday, January 26th 10:30am Triumph Sports 6 Club, 36 Main St, Lubenham, Market Harborough LE16 9TF Those present: Andy Lowe – Association Chairman Chris Garner – Association Vice-chair and PWA7C Nick Beck – Scottish and Bristol A7 Clubs Phil Baildon – Association Archivist Ruairidh Dunford – Scottish […]

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Archive Project Meeting – 8th December 2016

Austin 7 Clubs Association Archive project, Meeting No.10 Thursday, December 8th 2016 10:30am Triumph Sports 6 Club, 36 Main St, Lubenham, Market Harborough LE16 9TF Those present: Chris Garner – Association Vice-chair and PWA7C Phil Baildon – Association Archivist Ruairidh Dunford – Scottish Austin 7 Club Hugh Barnes – Cambridge Austin 7 Club Apologies for […]

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Archive Project Meeting – 9th October 2016

Austin 7 Clubs Association Archive project, Meeting No.9 Sunday October 9th 2016 The Dun Cow, The Green, Dunchurch, Rugby CV22 6NJ Full download is available here. Those present: Andy Lowe – Association Chairman and Midlands A7 Phil Baildon – Association Archivist Hugh Barnes – Cambridge Austin 7 and Vintage Car Club Chris Garner – Association […]

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Archive Project Meeting – 25th August 2016

Austin 7 Clubs Association Archive project, Meeting No.8 Thursday 25th August, 10:30 am Triumph Sports 6 Club, 36 Main St, Lubenham, Market Harborough LE16 9TF Those present: Phil Baildon – Association Archivist Hugh Barnes – Cambridge Austin 7 and Vintage Car Club Nick Beck – Scottish and Bristol A7Cs Chris Charles – Association Web Master […]

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First batch of digitised material

On Thursday 21st July 2016, members of the Archive Project were joined by staff from Hampshire County Council and Austin Seven Owners in Winchester for the handover of the first batch of digitised material. This marks the beginning of the digitisation of materials from the Archive in Lubenham. All the original material will be available […]

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Archive Open Day

The Archive Room of the Austin Seven Clubs’ Association will be open from 10.00am ‘til 4.00pm on Sunday 14 August. The Archive has a large number of original handbooks and parts books, advertising literature, brochures, drawings, Stanley Edge and Bert Hadley material, together with a fine selection of cups and awards. Progress to date on […]

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Archive Project Meeting – 10th July 2016

Austin 7 Clubs Association Archive project, Meeting No.7 Sunday July 10th The Dun Cow, The Green, Dunchurch, Rugby CV22 6NJ Those present: Phil Baildon – Association Archivist Hugh Barnes – Cambridge Austin 7 and Vintage Car Club Nick Beck – Bristol and Scottish Austin 7 Club Chris Charles – Web Master Chris Garner – Association […]

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Archive Project Meeting – 26th May 2016

Austin 7 Clubs Association Archive project, Meeting No.6 Thursday 26th May, 10:00 am Triumph Sports 6 Club 36 Main St, Lubenham, Market Harborough LE16 9TF Those present: Phil Baildon – Association Archivist Hugh Barnes – Cambridge Austin 7 and Vintage Car Club Chris Garner – Association Vice-chair and PWA7C Apologies for absence Chris Charles – […]

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