Fonds N/MC - Norwich Municipal Charities

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Norwich Municipal Charities


  • 1192-1988 (Creation)

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667 files

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 27 September 1976 (numbered N/MC 2/10), 9 January 1986 (numbered N/MC 5/7-9), 22 October 1992 (numbered N/MC 5/10 and N/MC 6/9) 27 September 1976 (numbered N/MC 6/8) and (numbered N/MC 7/17), 24 August 1976 (numbered N/MC 7/16), 5 December 1979 (numbered N/MC 7/18-19), 22 October 1992 (numbered N/MC 7/20-23), (numbered N/MC 9/1-16) (numbered N/MC 11/35), (numbered N/MC 15/5-6) (numbered N/MC 13/1-3), 30 April 1981 (numbered N/MC 15/4), 27 September 1976 (numbered N/MC 18/30a), 22 October 1992 (numbered N/MC 20/7-8), (numbered N/MC 21/7), (numbered N/MC 22/3) 6 October 1993 (numbered N/MC 21/8-11), (numbered N/MC 22/4-7), and 5 December 1979 (numbered N/MC 24/1-3). The remaining catalogue items were received on unknown dates.

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Trustees of Municipal Charities

N/MC 1/1-23 Boys' Hospital
N/MC 1/24-27 Girls' Hospital
N/MC 1/28-34 Doughty's Hospital
N/MC 1/35-39 Great Hospital
N/MC 1/40-48 Barnham Broom Estate
N/MC 1/49-64 Various Gifts

Great Hospital

N/MC 2 Trustees Minutes and Orders
N/MC 3 Trustees Copy Minutes
N/MC 4 Trustees Draft Minutes
N/MC 5 Committee Minutes
N/MC 6 Ledgers
N/MC 7 Treasurer's Records
N/MC 8 Annual reports and accounts
N/MC 9 Master of the Great Hospital: general accounts
N/MC 10 Accounts of Stores etc.
N/MC 11 Inmates
N/MC 12 Medical Officer
N/MC 13 Miscellaneous
N/MC 14 General Administration
N/MC 15 Charters and Letters Patent
N/MC 16 Rentals and estate accounts
N/MC 17 Annual accounts of rents and revenues
N/MC 18 Manorial Records
N/MC 19 Deeds, leases, etc.
N/MC 20 Estates: general

Small Church Charities

N/MC 21 Accounts
N/MC 22 Correspondence etc.
N/MC 23 Miscellanea
N/MC 24 Great Hospital Bowls Club

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Numbers not used: N/MC 18/16, N/MC 19/43

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For charity records deposited by Norwich Consolidated Charities, see N/CCH.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created 27/02/2003 by Droip. Modified 17/07/2019 by Droip.


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