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Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Four boxes of deeds, 1550-1818, relating to the estates of the Cary family in London, Witney (Oxfordshire) and properties in Breconshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Hampshire, Herefordshire, Northamptonshire, Staffordshire, Surrey, Wiltshire and Oxfordshire (Bampton, Ditchley, Ducklington, Langford, Ramsden, Woodstock).
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Collection of drawings, mainly topographical, 19th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. c. 78
Extents: 32 Leaves
Dates: 19th century
164 deeds relating to property of the Earls of Shrewsbury at the following places: Buckinghamshire: Hughenden, 1651 Oxfordshire: Bampton, 1239, 1623, 1654-1860; Heythrop, 1664, 1695-7, 1788; Dunthrop and Shewell, 1570, 1616, 1645, 1650-1839; Middle Aston, 1635, 1654; Rotherfield Peppard, 1656, 1694 Staffordshire: Alton, 1658 Surrey: Kingston, 1651, 1663,…
Extents: 5 shelfmarks
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.
Letters to Rupert Simms, including: Letters relating to the compilation and publication of his Bibliotheca Staffordiensis (Lichfield, 1894), 1889-1894, 1912 Scrap-book containing similar correspondence, 1889-1890 Correspondence relating mainly to his work as a bookseller and record searcher, 1894-1923
Extents: 6 shelfmarks
Miscellaneous papers, mainly collected by W. H. Black
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 292
Extents: 219 Leaves
Dates: 17th-19th century
Eleven volumes of sketches by James T. Irvine, consisting of: Architectural views and details of churches, mainly in Huntingdonshire and Northamptonshire, with some drawings of antiquities and plans, and a few letters, photographs and prints Elaborate drawings of architectural details of Lichfield Cathedral, Staffordshire, with precise measurements, almost all made in connection with the…
Extents: 11 shelfmarks
Tracing by H. E. Salter of Thomas Burton's survey of the lordships of Croxden and Great Yate, Staffordshire, 1722
Tracing by H. E. Salter of Thomas Burton's survey of the lordships of Croxden and Great Yate, Staffordshire, 1722.
Shelfmark: [Maps] R. MS. C17:55 (31)
Extents: 1 box
20 boxes of deeds, letters and estate papers relating to the families of Stanley, Heveningham, Simeon (Simmonds) and Weld, and to their estates in Staffordshire, Oxfordshire and Derbyshire, with some material concerning the Fitzherbert and Eyre families of Derbyshire. The collection is arranged as follows: Deeds relating to manors held by the families of Heveningham, Simeon and Weld: Staffordshire; Derbyshire;…
Extents: 21 shelfmarks