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Chartwell Record Collection, 1909-08 - 1970-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/WCHL 12

Scope and Contents

Gramophone record collection (plus other sound recordings) owned by Sir Winston Churchill. Includes large metal deed box marked 'The Rt Hon Winston Spencer Churchill' on the outside, containing the following items 12/1-3.


  • Creation: 1909-08 - 1970-08

Conditions Governing Access

The majority of items in WCHL 12 are closed on physical grounds, but some individual records do have access copies on cd: see catalogue for details.


37 archive box(es)

Language of Materials



WCHL 12/24-12/29 are the contents of a wooden cabinet.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposited in the Churchill Archives Centre from Chartwell in 1983.

Related Materials

See also GBR/014/WCHL 3.

Date information

DateText: The dates for recordings of Churchill's speeches reflect the dates of the original speeches, not necessarily the dates of the recordings.

Finding aid date

2004-08-02 09:17:39.873000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 336087