- ACC 2022/57
- 1405-c 1875
Includes title to properties in King Lynn and South Lynn, Wiggenhall St Mary, Hingham and in Burnham Westgate, Norfolk. Also includes deeds to properties in Eton, Berkshire; Boreham (with several 15th C deeds), Toppesfield , Southminster and Theydon Bois in Essex; Withington and Charlton Abbotts, Gloucestershire; Alvestoke in Gosport, Liss and Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire; Much Hadham, Herts; Littlebourne, Kent; St Giles in the Fields and elsewhere in Middlesex, with partnership articles of Cook and Spavin of London, tea-dealers, 1837; Wardington, Oxon; Cheddleton, Staffs; St Clement's parish, Ipswich, Suffolk; Kenilworth, Warwickshire; Kirkburton, West Yorks and deeds re bushland in Canterbury Province, New Zealand (Dampnier family), 1836-1880. Also includes clergy papers of Samuel Bennett of Gt Wakering, Essex and Walton on the Hill, Surrey, and a pocket book of housekeeping and farming accounts in Little Shelford, Cambs, possibly connected to William Bradley and a Mrs King, 1828-1832.
Though roughly sorted into county bundles, it is likely that two or more of these bundles will relate to each other. More detailed work, identifying the chronological sequence of the parties to the deeds would be needed to establish any such links before any deeds are transferred to other repositories.
Adrian Herbert Head; 1923-2012; barrister, Norfolk circuit judge; Burnham Overy, Norfolk