Fonds MC 23 - Plowright of Swaffham Papers

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Reference code

MC 23

Title

Plowright of Swaffham Papers

Date(s)

  • 1616-1911 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

29 pieces

Context area

Name of creator

(19th century)

Biographical history

The family owned an ironmonger's and machine manufacturer's business in the Market Place, Swaffham, thoroughout the 19th century.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 7 May 1965 (MS 21573 numbered MC 23/1-29).

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Scope and content

This collection, is exclusively of personal and family papers, including some vivid accounts of local events.

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See also BR 78.

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Description identifier

6ec0de79-6efc-4f1e-8378-6518a49c272b

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Status

Catalogued

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created 15/11/2004 by Droip. Modified 06/03/2019 by Catherine.Collins.

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