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Records of the Park Town, Oxford, Trustees and Estate Company

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The collection consists of records of the Park Town Estate Company Limited, 1857-1861, and Trustee's records, 1853-1951, including minutes, correspondence and accounts.

Dates

  • 1853-1951

Extent

7 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. Dep. b. 217].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

Dep. b. 217-219, c. 541, d. 477-478, e. 244

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13738

Biographical / Historical

The Park Town Trustees were set up by a deed of management to run the Park Town Estate and protect its amenities, and were in existence by 1854. In 1857 a Park Town Estate limited company was formed to purchase part of the estate; this was wound up in 1862.

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was deposited by the Chairman of the Trustees in 1976.
Title
Records of the Park Town, Oxford, Trustees and Estate Company
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom