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Original papers almost all relating to land at Kibworth Harcourt in the parish of Kibworth Beauchamp in Leicestershire

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MS. Top. Northants b. 1

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Original papers almost all relating to land at Kibworth Harcourt in the parish of Kibworth Beauchamp in Leicestershire, 1651-1826, consisting of rentals, accounts, receipts, leases, letters and the like.

Many arc connected with Merton college, Oxford, as owners of the property, and with the Foxtons, tenants in the 18th cent. At fol. 43 is a letter from Samuel Kilner, bursar of Merton, Feb. 26, 1782.

Dates

  • written in A.D. 1651-1823

Extent

145 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Northants b. 1, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Northants b. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19900

Overview

Original papers almost all relating to land at Kibworth Harcourt in the parish of Kibworth Beauchamp in Leicestershire, written in A.D. 1651-1823.

Biographical / Historical

Samuel Kilner (1732-1815) was a Fellow of Merton College, Oxford.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 29476.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from John Taylor, of Northampton, on Jan. 10, 1884.

Related Materials

See also MS. Add. D. 92.

Physical Facet

On paper and parchment

Dimensions

17 1/8 × 13 1/4 in.
Title
Original papers almost all relating to land at Kibworth Harcourt in the parish of Kibworth Beauchamp in Leicestershire
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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