Geneva, Switzerland



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Bundle of papers

(1) Elegy on death of Thomas son of Israel Long and brother of Matthew Long, Esq., by John Gardner, Norwich, 1706.

(2) Letter from Charles Potts to his sister Susan Long, that she should use influence to stay action of debt brought against their father by her mother (in law) Mrs Long until he could sell Mannington and pay his debts, with draft reply, 1710.

(3-9, 12) Letters from Robert Britiffe to Mrs Long, announcing her son's marriage to Miss Corrance, re his taking over the house at Dunston, and re Sir Charles Potts' death and affairs, 1724-1731.

(10-11) Letter from E. Howman to Mrs Long, re sudden death, funeral etc. of Sir Charles Potts and disposition of his property, 1731.

(13-14) Letters from Israel Long to his mother Mrs Long, re same and estate matters, 1732.

(15) Note concerning sale of estate late Thomas Davy's at Dunston to Israel Long in 1747.

(16) Letter from Sarah Miller, Weeting, to Mrs Mary Long, re health, mentioning smallpox, 1749.

(17) Account between Richard Neve and Mrs Mary Long re financial transactions, 1740-1751.

(18) Copy agreement between Richard Knight and Mary Long spinster re paying off mortgage on Knight's estate at Weston, Ringland, Attlebridge and Alderford, 1752.

(19-20) Letter from Sara Long to Mrs Long ('Sue'), describing her symptoms (inc. 'snotty nose'), re estate and garden matters and whipping of a woman for stealing geese; enclosing valuation of the Dunston estate, 1761.

(21) Letter from A. Kellett, Mangreen, to her husband 'Kellett' in Bengal, family matters inc. her pregnancy, local news, bewailing his absence and having to live at her father's, 1769.

(22) Acknowledgement by Charles Garneys of receipt from Anne Killett, widow, and Mary Churchman, spinster, of £500 from the estate of Susanna wife of William Churchman of Illington, 1779.

(23) Squib 'Epistola Macaronica ad Fratrem', 1790.

(24) Licence issued by the Archbishop of Canterbury for marriage between William Thomas, Esq., and Nevillia Senior, spinster, at St George's, Hanover Square, 1792.

(25) Dunston estate memoranda, mentioning church repair, 1798.

(26) Extent of estate in Dunston, Newton, Swainsthorpe, Coulton, Rockland, Norwich, Stoke and Wymondham, 1726.

(27) Letter from William Windham to R.C. Long, re 'liberal offer' and 'kind zeal of my friends', 1802.

(28) Table of claimants to (?)Churchman property, (watermark 1806).

(29) Cover addressed to R.C. Long endorsed 'Mrs Dampier', 1807.

(30) Letter from John Walter, Paddesley, Hants., to R.C. Long, re his health, 1808.

(31) Quitrent receipts for rent paid to the manor of Pakenhams in Shropham by R.C. Long, 1814, 1829.

(32) Letter from Henry Bathurst, Bishop of Norwich, to R.C. Long, re proposed arrangement affecting the benefice of Swainsthorpe, 1824.

(33) Account of charges re sale of the Illington estate, 1825.

(34) Plan with elevation for gothic cottage at Illington, before 1825.

(35-36) Route of journey Rotterdam - Cologne - Berne - Geneva - Paris and accounts and notes re same journey, 1829.

(37) Sale particular of the Stoke Holy Cross great tithes and glebe for remainder of lease from the Dean and Chapter of Norwich, 1831.

(38-39) Draft or copy leases of farms at Swardeston and Newton Flotman granted by Revd R.C. Long, 1822, 1832 and undated.

(40) Letter from John Smith to Revd R.C. Long, enclosing £111 from the Radstock Coal Works, referring to the New Work, 1834.

(41) 'Rules for the Game of Briscambille', (early 19th century).

(42) Squib 'Chronicles of Little Glenham', (early 19th century).

Samuel Foart Simmons (1750-1813, physician and author), London.

Offering Neville letters of introduction at Geneva etc., news of Cullen, Brown and other Edinburgh acquaintance, 1778; request for particulars of Norwich woman tapped 80 times for dropsy, 1783; undated note re introduction of Neville to 'Sir Joseph'.

Samuel Foart Simmons; 1750-1813; physician, author; Sandwich, Kent, Edinburgh, Scotland

Photo album of commercial tourist photos and holiday snaps

Includes photos of Betty's finishing school in Lausanne, the Villa Souvenir, 1927, holiday snaps of Pitlochery and the Falls of Tummel area in Scotland, July 1936, commercial tourist photos of the ship, M.V. Derbyshire's cruise to Hamburg and Antwerp, Malines and Brussels, Aug. 1936, photographs of Donald on holiday at Champery and Geneva, 1948, of Donald and family at St Giles, Norwich, at camp at Brampton Hall, Norfolk, 1949, Paris and elsewhere in France with mother and with Donald, 1949, on a canal cruise on Holland, 1949, at scout camp near Cromer, nd, Donald and Betty at home in Brian Avenue, 1964 and friends, 1966.
Front cover has illustration of the M.V. Derbyshire.

Journal of John Wodehouse containing his impressions on three summer holiday journeys

Summer 1838: he travels from London to Antwerp ('very clean town - magnificent cathedral'); Aix-la-Chapelle; Cologne; Coblenz; and through Germany into Switzerland; Summer 1839: he leaves Eton [school] and travels through France to Geneva. His impressions of Geneva are recorded in French; Summer 1840: he tours Wales ('went up a mountain to see a copper mine, which is curious but hardly repays the labour of ascending the hill').

Letters and papers relating mainly to William Windham and Geneva

Letters from William Windham, 1734, and at Geneva to his father Ashe Windham, 1738 (6 letters); 2 letters from George Christmann in Geneva to William Windham congratulating him on his marriage, 1750; re affairs at Geneva, 1752; List of tunes which 'Billy' Windham knew before he was 2 yrs old, 1719; Letter from Gavin de Beer to R.W.K.C. re loan of MSS, 1955.

Windham family; 13th century-20th century; Felbrigg, Norfolk

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