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Kent (England)

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

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Account by Sir Thomas Twisden, 3rd Bart., of Bradbourne, Kent, of travels on the Continent, 1693, and (fols. 57v-60v) of a journey to Paris, 1698

Account by Sir Thomas Twisden, 3rd Bart., of Bradbourne, Kent, of travels on the Continent, 1693, and (fols. 57v-60v) of a journey to Paris, 1698
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 206
Extents: 65 Leaves
Dates: 1693-1698
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Brocas Family Deeds

Brocas family deeds, principally concerning property in Berkshire and Hampshire but also relating to property in Buckinghamshire, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey, Suffolk, Wiltshire and Yorkshire. Members of the family mentioned in the deeds include Bernard Brocas (d. 1400), Johanna Brocas (d 1429), Prudence Brocas (1617-61, her will), William Brocas (d. 1456), and Sir James Whalley S. Gardiner (1788-1851).
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: [c. 1362-1807]
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The Buxton Family Deeds

75 documents, 1675-1939, mainly of the Bunce, Buxton, Chillingworth, Rutler, Wilmott and Yates families (see the custodial history of the papers for genealogical information). The papers pertain to Derbyshire (Ashbourne, Clifton-with-Compton), Lancashire (Manchester and Salford), Middlesex (Brompton, Chelsea, Drayton, Kensington, St. George, Hanover Square, St Marylebone and Stepney), Surrey (Kingston-on-Thames, Worplesdon), Kent (Woolwich), Worcestershire (Redditch and Tandebigge)…
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 1675-1939
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Catalogue of the library at Spring Grove, Wye, Kent, compiled by T. B. Brett

Catalogue of the library at Spring Grove, Wye, Kent, compiled by T. B. Brett
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 1173
Extents: 171 Leaves
Dates: 1889
Collection

Collection of Brass Rubbings

Collection of brass rubbings from various places in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Devon, Kent, Northamptonshire and Surrey.
Extents: 27 shelfmarks
Dates: [20th cent.?]
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Exercise book containing notes by Strickland Gibson on musketry training

Exercise book containing notes by Strickland Gibson on musketry training
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 87
Extents: 87 Leaves
Dates: Nov-Dec 1916
Single Item

Genealogical notes on the families of Knevet, Hatton, Stapleton, Hyde and Poole

Genealogical notes on the families of Knevet, Hatton, Stapleton, Hyde and Poole
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. f. 62
Extents: 44 Leaves
Dates: Late 17th century
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Gough Collection

Collections of Richard Gough, consisting of topographical collections, maps and engravings, books on Saxon and Northern literature, a collection of more than 100 early printed liturgical books (chiefly of Sarum or York use, and therefore considered by Gough as part of Wiltshire and Yorkshire topography), and sixteen volumes of Gaignières' valuable drawings of Church monuments in France. A feature of Gough's printed books is the large number which bear manuscript notes and additions. The…
Extents: 866 shelfmarks
Dates: 12th-19th cent.
Collection

Parish Notes by Edward Steele

Parish notes by Edward Steele, with some wash drawings and emblazoned arms; the notes concern Buckinghamshire, Norfolk, Kent, Surrey, Middlesex, Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire.
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1682-1716, mainly [c. 1714]
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Savile Collection

Manuscript collections from the Savilian Library, consisting of: Scientific Papers Estate Papers Rigaud Papers
Extents: 146 shelfmarks
Dates: 12th-19th cent.
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Scrapbooks compiled by Mrs. M.R. Coker of Bicester House, Oxfordshire

'Celebration books', scrapbooks compiled by Mrs Coker, containing letters, drawings, photographs, postcards, invitations, menus, programmes and other souvenirs of her activities and friends, 1913-78, with an index volume for 1913-50. The volumes relate to Mrs Coker's life at Downe House School, Kent, 1913-14, and then partly at Great Shelford, Cambridgeshire, 1913-20, Sutton Valence, Kent, 1920-3, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, 1926-30, and Bicester, 1930-78, and partly abroad in various…
Extents: 40 shelfmarks
Dates: 1913-78
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Thoresby Park Deeds

Deeds mostly relating to Buckinghamshire. The collection also contains deeds relating to Derby, Gloucestershire, Kent, Northamptonshire and Somerset.
Extents: 443 shelfmarks
Dates: 13th-18th cent.
Collection

Three Volumes relating to the Estates of Sir Roger Twysden in Kent

Three volumes relating to the estates of Sir Roger Twysden in Kent, 1604-28, with some later notes, bound in the 20th century. The first two volumes (c. 11 and d. 5) contain estate surveys, including tables of the names of meadow, pasture and woodland, with measurements, and 'Articles to be agreed on with all my tenants'; the final item (c. 12) is a volume of maps entitled 'A description of the mannor or mansion house called...Roydon Hall with divers lands & tenaments...surveyed...1604 by…
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 1604-28
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W.H. Challen Transcripts

Typescript copies of parish registers and of bishops's transcripts of registers made by W.H. Challen between about 1929 and 1958. The copies relate mainly to parishes in London and Sussex, with smaller collections for Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Surrey and Worcestershire, and single items for Kent, Nottinghamshire and Wiltshire.
Extents: 56 shelfmarks
Dates: 1929-58