Temporary ACC 2015/244/5 - Foulsham estate

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ACC 2015/244/5


Foulsham estate


  • 1779-1920 (Creation)

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Deeds re Ivy House Foulsham- paper wrapper 'house at Foulsham copyhold of manor of Foulsham' pencil ' Ivy House' inc abstract of title for Robert Quarles Dench 1818-1860 for sale to R Woods, wills, death certificates, admissions to Manor of Foulsham for two messuages and shop in Market Place and moiety of messuage lying at east of previous messuage. [Ivy House and Hill House]. Also 1822 deed relates to other Foulsham properties of Quarles. (1 bundle) 1822-1865

Photograph (2 copies) of Foulsham showing Ivy House (far right), The Bull (centre), The Ship (on left with sign) (2 photographs) nd [late 19th century]

Photograph of house [Virginia House] corner of Guist Rd/ Hindolveston Road opposite Church Cottage (1 photograph) nd [late 19th century] (Susan Elizabeth Purdy was admitted to both the Hill House/Ivy house package and to the 'messuage formerly known as Seamans' in Foulsham in Oct 1873. (Three fine houses on opposite sides of the main road.) Seamans is Virginia house. The deeds for Seamans are in ACC 2015/244 Part 3 and Part 6.)

String bundle re Geo Cook, grazing land in Long Furlong at Foulsham with probate of Thos Cook of Oulton pr 1826 (1 bundle) 1787-1920

Paper wrapper bundle ' Church Farm Foulsham Thos Woods Purdy marriage settlement' inc schedules and all deeds inc probates for Church Farm from 1779 (Back, Gardiner, Sharp, Jn Berwick 1808, 1809 pt Archer) and Moor Farm, Wood Norton (1800-1885) (1 bundle) 1779-1909

Tied envelope S.E. Purdy decd Mill Hill Farm Foulsham' Leasehold of manor of Foulsham Geo Cook to Robert Woods 1802. Cock Bush pightle, Long Furlong. Abstract from 1715. (1 packet) 1784-1827

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The Purdys held numerous properties in the area and it is often difficult to work out the descent of individual packages of property, which may be recorded across different bundles of documents; furthermore, many properties were were grouped together in packages which changed over the years, as property was acquired, sold or split into different groupings.

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See also ACC 2015/244/51-52

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Created 23/03/2016 by Drojr. Modified 28/09/2018 by Droip.


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