Records of the Park Town, Oxford, Trustees and Estate Company
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.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. Dep. b. 217].
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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.
- Records of the Park Town, Oxford, Trustees and Estate Company
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description