Papers of Sir Fred Hoyle (1915-2001), astronomer
N.B. Items marked as Closed are closed access. To request access to material marked Closed except with the express permission of the Hoyle family please contact the Special Collections Librarian (tel. 01223-339393).
- 16mm can of colour film According to Hoyle.
- Audio tapes.
- 5 rolls of unexposed 16mm colour film.
Box 94 (Closed except with the express permission of the Hoyle family)
- Final typed MS from Simon Mitton 10/05 with letters about the book. HW and Typed HW corrected MS, 1997 Accident and the Age of the Earth. Unpublished.
- HW Copy MS, The Accident and the Age of the Solar System. Unpublished.
- HW and HW Copy, Accident in 1997. Unpublished.
- HW MS, A Winter's Tale. Unpublished (Accident 1997).
- HW MS, Unpublished starting p59 Accident in 1997. HW MS Accident 1997.
- HW Copy MS, Unpublished, Accident 1997.
- Photos and Correspondence concerning FH's accident.
Box 96 (Closed except with the express permission of the Hoyle family)
- HW Pads and Loose Pages MS, Unpublished. Chapter 1 Rivers and Canals; Chapter 2 Thames or Isis?; Chapter 3 Severn: River of Destiny; Chapter 4 Bloody History; Pad with end of chapter 4; Chapter 5 Water in a circle.
- HW MS, Chapter 1 Rain and the Sea and River Thames; Chapter 2 Water in a Circle. Unpublished. File containing pages of chapter 9, 9.3 to 9.73 of Rivers/Scotland. Unpublished.
- HW MS, Unpublished, Chapter 8, A Circuit of Many Waters; Chapter 9 Scottish Rivers and Scottish Affairs; Chapter 7 The World's Most Placid River and the Most Destructive; Chapter 6 The World's Largest Rivers and the Most Terrifying; Chapter 10 Water Companies and More Rivers.
- List of Hoyle/Wickramasinghe Papers. Letters, Allan Sandage for Bower Award. Two letters re Where the Wind Blows.
Box 99 (Closed except with the express permission of the Hoyle family)
- An unexpected controversy chapters 9 to 12 (typed) 9 to 12 (MS), On becoming a controversial figure, or not chapters 1 to 8 MS.
- Typed MS with HW Corrections, Unpublished, New Book On Becoming a Controversial Figure.
- The Master of St John's. Photocopy of unpublished MS.
- The Master of St John's HW MS minus chapter 1.