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Reference MS 3700
Covering dates 1675-1918
Held by Birmingham City Archives
Extent 13 series
Creators Edwards, Son, Bigwood and Mathews of Birmingham, Warwickshire

Contents:
Deeds of Birmingham, Aston, Handsworth and Kings Norton, 1675-1907; deeds and agreement to erect Birmingham New Library, 1819-63; deeds relating to proprietorship of Aris's Birmingham Gazette, 1739-1818; legal papers of Matthew Boulton, 1794; copy wills of Mawley Bakewell of Birmingham, 1724, Thomas Fletcher of Birmingham, 1810, John Bailey of Stone (Staffs), 1872, and John Drakeley of Claines (Worcs), 1810; will of Richard Phillipps of Kings Norton, 1792; probate copy wills of Joseph Chatwin, 1784, Edmund Tompkins, 1788, William Bird, 1794, James Small, 1794, Rev. William Hawkes, 1795, George Tandy of Hampton-in-Arden (Warks), 1825, William Bedford of Kings Norton, 1781 and Joseph Shenstone, 1713; marriage settlements of John Jones and Mary Cowley, 1792 and of Edward Thomason and Phillis Bown Glover, 1799; survey of the estates of William Jesson by John Snape, 1776; settlements of the estate of Sir John Eardley Wilmot, 1831; tithe apportionments of Aldridge (Staffs) and Great Barr (Staffs), c1840; book of reference to plan of Aldridge, c1798; maps of Birmingham by J. Pigott Smith, 1824-25; plans of Birmingham by J. Pigott Smith, 1824-25; plans of Birmingham, 1845; Kings Norton, c1840; Northfield, 1840; Perry Barr c1795-c1800; Yardley, n.d. [19th cent]-1860; Aldridge (Staffs), 1839-40; Bilston (Staffs), 1848; Enville (Staffs), enclosure map, 1884; Sedgley, 1842; Tipton, 1849; Wednesfield (Staffs), 1842; West Bromwich (Staffs), 1849; Wolverhampton, 1842; Bickenhill (Warks), 1840-74; Areley Kings (Worcs), 1837; Astley (Worcs), 19th cent.; Clent (Worcs), 19th cent.-1838; Dudley, 1836; Warley Hall estate in Halesowen, 1790; Holt, Wichenford, Grimley, Martley, Kidderminster and Hallow, 1828-19th cent.; Kidderminster, 1852-53; Martley (Worcs), 1815-37; Oddingley (Worcs), 1838; Shelsley Walsh and Clifton-on-Teme (Worcs), 19th cent.; Stoke Prior (Worcs), 1846; Great Witley (Worcs), 1793-1837, including plans of Witley Court and church and Witley Park



BIRMINGHAM  [no ref. or date]

Birmingham  [no ref. or date]

Ashted  [no ref. or date]

Lease of land in Ashted.  MS 3700/1/1  1804

Bath Street  [no ref. or date]

Lease of a house and shop in Bath Street.  MS 3700/1/2  1829

Bell Street  [no ref. or date]

Lease of premises at the back of the Nelson Hotel, near Bell Street.  MS 3700/1/3  1845

Bishopgate Street  [no ref. or date]

Lease of a School House in or near Bishopgate Street.  MS 3700/1/4  1827

Bridge Street, Hockley  [no ref. or date]

Agreement re. property at Bridge Street, Hockley.  MS 3700/1/4A  1862

Bristol Road  [no ref. or date]

Lease of the Sun Public House in Bristol Road.  MS 3700/1/5  1832

Charles Henry Street  [no ref. or date]

Draft Lease of land in Charles Henry Street.  MS 3700/1/6  1868

Colmore Row  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  MS 3700/1/7  1834-1875

Contents:
Lease of a messuage and premises in Colmore Row, 1834. Counterpart Lease of a messuage and premises known as Argyle Chambers in Colmore Row. Parties: The Birmingham Joint Stock Bank Limited (by direction of the Executors of Mr. J.W. Whateley deceased), Thomas Ryland, and others. 1875.

Cumberland Street  [no ref. or date]

Abstract of title of property in Cumberland Street.  MS 3700/1/8  1836

Dudley Turnpike Road  [no ref. or date]

Counterpart lease of land at Summerhill fronting the Birmingham to Dudley Turnpike Road. Parties: Welch and Cope.  MS 3700/1/9  1790

Eyre Street  [no ref. or date]

1 plan and memorandum of agreement and 1 deed re. land in Spring Hill lying between Eyre Street and the Dudley Turnpike Road. Parties: East, Glover, and The Company of Proprietors of the Birmingham Canal Navigations.  MS 3700/1/10  1829 - 1830

Hampton Street  [no ref. or date]

1 document re. a shop and messuage in Hampton Street.  MS 3700/1/11  1872

Henrietta Street  [no ref. or date]

2 deeds re. a foundry and premises in Henrietta Street and Livery Street. Parties: Adams, Hoult, Welch and Waren.  MS 3700/1/12  1795

High Street.  [no ref. or date]

Marriage settlement and articles of agreement, and 1 deed re. property in High Street. Parties: Parkinson, Bakewell and others.  MS 3700/1/13  1720

Little Hampton Street  [no ref. or date]

Schedule of deeds re. property in Little Hampton Street.  MS 3700/1/14  1871

Market Row  [no ref. or date]

1 deed re. property in Market Row. Parties: Welch and Parsons.  MS 3700/1/15  1796

Mary Ann Street  [no ref. or date]

Lease of the "French Horn" in Mary Ann Street.; Parties: Freeth and Brittle.  MS 3700/1/16  1807

Montague Street.  [no ref. or date]

1 deed re. land situated in Montague Street.  MS 3700/1/17  1907

Moor Street.  [no ref. or date]

1 deed re. property in Moor Street and Carrs Lane, known as the "Reine Deere", and Castle Street.  MS 3700/1/18  1700

2 deeds and 2 copies re. property in Moor Street.; Parties: Cooke, Fletcher and Mason.  MS 3700/1/19  1800

Navigation Street  [no ref. or date]

2 deeds re. property lying between Navigation Street and Summer Street.  MS 3700/1/20  1825 - 1827

New Street  [no ref. or date]

11 documents re. property in New Street. Parties: May, Worton, Spooner, Wheelwright, Smith, Bedford, Lawrence and Hancox.  MS 3700/1/21  1776 - 1796

Lease of a Messuage in New Street. Parties: Bedford, Ingleby and others.  MS 3700/1/22  1837

New Town Row  [no ref. or date]

1 deed re. property in New Town Row.  MS 3700/1/23  1802

Park Street  [no ref. or date]

1 deed re. property in Park Street.  MS 3700/1/24  1753

Rann's Yard.  [no ref. or date]

22 deeds re. property in Lewis Yard, The Cross Street and Rann's Yard near the Old Cross near Bell Street.; Parties: Attwood, Bentley, Overton, Hawkins, Clifton [and others].  MS 3700/1/25  1763 - 1809

Sandpits  [no ref. or date]

2 deeds re. property near the Sand pitts. Parties: Griffith, Oatridge and Barker.  MS 3700/1/26  1783 - 1787

Smallbrook Street  [no ref. or date]

2 deeds and 7 documents re. property in Smallbrook Street, mortgaged to Mr. Twist's Club.  MS 3700/1/27  1769 - 1799

Suffolk Street  [no ref. or date]

3 deeds re. property in Suffolk Street and Smallbrook Street.  MS 3700/1/28  1786 - 1844

Swan Alley  [no ref. or date]

Will of George Darby and 7 deeds re. property in Swan Alley (leading from New Street into Worcester Street). Parties: Darby, Lunn, Swift, Symes, Boden, Knight, Cox and Cauldwell.  MS 3700/1/29  1757 - 1791

Temple Row, West  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  MS 3700/1/30  1819 - 1892

Contents:
Articles of agreement for the erection of a New Library near St. Phillip's Church Yard. Parties: Holland, Pearson, James, Clarke, Hill, Small, Hawkes, Watson and Crump. 1819.
2 deeds re. the Birmingham New Library. 1820 - 1863. Covenant for the production of deeds and papers re. the New Library in Temple Row. Parties: The Birmingham Joint Stock Bank Limited and The Executors of the late William Wills, Esq. 1863.
2 deeds re. property in Temple Row. (Bennetts Hill Estate.) Parties: Inge, Whateley, Belcher and others. 1820 - 1824.
Counterpart lease of property in Bennetts Hill and Colmore Row. Parties: Inge and Whateley. 1840.
2 deeds re. property in Temple Row, West and Wellington Passage. Parties: Whateley, Muntz and The Birmingham Joint Stock Bank Limited. 1864.
Counterpart lease of land at No.41, Waterloo Street. Parties: The Birmingham Joint Stock Bank Limited (by direction of the Trustees of the will of the late J.W. Whateley, Esq.) and Joseph Beattie. 1875.
1 deed re. property in Temple Row, West, Colmore Row, Bennetts Hill and Wellington Passage. Parties: The Birmingham Joint Stock Bank Limited and Lloyds Bank Limited. 1892.

Miscellaneous  [no ref. or date]

Aris's Gazette  [no ref. or date]

6 deeds re. "Aris's Birmingham Gazette", 2 of which relate to property in High Street. Parties: James Rollason, Pearson, Knott and Lloyd.  MS 3700/1/31  1763 - 1803

Letter of attorney from Thomas Aris. Also probate of the will of Prudence Aris, and letters of administration of Mary Hunter.  MS 3700/1/32A  1739 - 1763

[no title]  MS 3700/1/32B  1761 - 1815

Contents:
2 copies of Articles of partnership between Richard Pearson and Samuel Aris, 1761.
Bond of Joseph Penn to Ann Pearson, 1775.
5 documents re. property in Edmund Street. Parties: Joseph Penn and Mary his wife, Samuel Aris and Ann Pearson. 1772 - 1775.
11 deeds and papers re. property in High Street.
Parties: James Dolphin, Richard Pearson, John Wickins, Ann Pearson, Richard Pratchet, Samuel Aris, Thomas Aris Pearson, Jonathan Knott and Robert Lloyd, James Rollason, Messrs Smith & Blick, John Y. Bedford. 1763 - 1815.

Bond from Joseph Penn to Samuel Aris.  MS 3700/1/33  1772

Articles of clerkship between Robert Grosvenor, William Russell and William Bedford.  MS 3700/1/34  1783

16 deeds and other documents re. Aris's Birmingham Gazette. Parties: Ann Pearson, Samuel Aris, William Bedford, Roger Williams Gem, Joseph Grice, Jonathan Knott and Robert Lloyd and others.  MS 3700/1/35  1768 - 1808

16 documents re. concerns of the Pearson family and Aris's Gazette.  MS 3700/1/36  1791 - 1818

Bakewell family  [no ref. or date]

Copy of the will of Mawley Bakewell and a release for legacies under the will. Parties: Bakewell family.  MS 3700/1/37  1724 - 1742

Birmingham Charity School  [no ref. or date]

Release of monetary legacy. Parties: The Governors and Treasurers of the Charity School to Mr. Scott.  MS 3700/1/38  1744

Boulton (Matthew)  [no ref. or date]

2 documents re. patent for manufacture of buckles and shoe fastenings. Parties: William Bell, Matthew Boulton and William Bingley.  MS 3700/1/39  1794

Bill in Chancery. Thomas Michell v. Matthew Boulton re. copper deliveries.  MS 3700/1/40  1794

Braine (Elizabeth)  [no ref. or date]

3 documents re. monetary transactions. Parties: Elizabeth Braine, Ralph Baker and Lucy Palmer.  MS 3700/1/41  1817

Bridgeman (Thomas)  [no ref. or date]

Assignment of effects for the benefit of creditors of Thomas Bridgeman, 1804. with 13 letters and papers re. same.  MS 3700/1/42  1804

Fletcher family  [no ref. or date]

Copy Will of Thomas Fletcher.  MS 3700/1/43  1810

Pedigree of Fletcher family.  MS 3700/1/44  1830

Jones (John)  [no ref. or date]

Marriage settlement of John Jones and Mary Cowley.  MS 3700/1/45A  1792

2 copies

Parsons (Mary)  [no ref. or date]

Legacy receipt and discharge on account of the personal estate of Mary Parsons of Birmingham, deceased.  MS 3700/1/45B  1801

Smith (Edward)  [no ref. or date]

2 copies of deeds in the matter of Edward Smith, a bankrupt.  MS 3700/1/46A  1795

Thomason (Edward)  [no ref. or date]

Marriage settlement of Edward Thomason with Phillis Bown Glover and bond from Edward Thomason to William Covey and Matthew Jefferys.  MS 3700/1/46B  1799

Wheeler family  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  MS 3700/1/47  1716-1764

Contents:
4 releases under the will of Richard Wheeler to
Edward Wheeler, 1722.
Richard Wheeler, 1724.
Joshua Wheeler, 1731.
John and Katherine Dawes, 1731.
7 deeds re. property in High Street, Birmingham; Fillongley, Warwickshire; and Erdington. Parties: Wood, Wickens, Abell, Wheeler, Newton, Birch and Simcoe. 1716 - 1764.

Wills  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  MS 3700/1/48  1735-1795

Contents:
Copies of probates of Wills of
Joseph Chatwin, 1784.
Edmund Tompkins, 1788.
William Bird, 1794.
James Small, 1794. (property in High Street, Dundee).
Rev. William Hawkes, 1795.
Letters of administration of James Parkinson, 1735.

Wyatt and Dixon.  [no ref. or date]

2 deeds re. business of Messrs. Wyatt and Dixon, platers.  MS 3700/1/49  1790

Acocks Green  [no ref. or date]

1 account re. purchase of land and houses, at Acocks Green.  MS 3700/1/50  1872

Aston.  [no ref. or date]

3 documents re. Miatt family of Aston.  MS 3700/1/51A  1790

Abstract of title to Aston Manor and hall and the manors of Duddeston and Nechells, Erdington and Bordesley, Warwickshire and the Manor of Brereton cum Smethwick, Cheshire, also property in Saltley, Birmingham, Lapworth, Warwickshire, etc. Holte and Bracebridge families.  MS 3700/1/51B  c.1820

Counterpart lease of Barnes Meadow, Aston. Parties: Lord Norton, Birmingham Tame and Rea District Drainage Board.  MS 3700/1/51C  1885

Balsall Heath  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  MS 3700/1/52  1871-1872

Contents:
Schedule of deeds re. the Rea Works, Balsall Heath Road, Balsall Heath, 1871.
Conditions of Sale of Montpelier House, Highgate, 1872.

Erdington  [no ref. or date]

Release of land and premises at Erdington.  MS 3700/1/53  1815

Handsworth  [no ref. or date]

13 deeds re. property in Birmingham, Handsworth and Oldbury. Parties: Carles, Hawkins, etc.  MS 3700/1/54  1768 - 1811

1 deed re. property known as the Watville Estate, part of the New Inn Hall Estate.  MS 3700/1/55  1847

Harborne  [no ref. or date]

1 deed with 1 paper enclosed re. property in the Parish of Harborne.  MS 3700/1/56  1785

King's Norton  [no ref. or date]

8 deeds re. Comb in King's Norton, Cofton Hackett and Northfield, including the will of Thomas Gem. Parties: Henry Cookes the elder, Henry Cookes the younger, Leonard Simpson, Richard Gem, Edward Palmer, Thomas Gem, Mary Gem, Sarah Gem, Richard Phillipps, William Bedford, Jonathan Mucklow, John Phillips, John Wilmore, etc.  MS 3700/1/57A  1675 - 1794

Will of Richard Phillips.  MS 3700/1/57B  1792

2 deeds re. Cockshutt Furlong, Little Nimings, etc. in King's Norton and Cofton Hackett. Parties: Joseph Shenstone, Mary Shenstone, and Thomas Gem.  MS 3700/1/58  1711

1 deed re. property in King's Norton, Parties: Smith, Goode and Cheshire.  MS 3700/1/59  1832

3 deeds re. property in King's Norton, Parties: Jorden, Smith, Hurd, Goode, Harvey, Cheshire, Roche and Bedford.  MS 3700/1/60  1818 - 1835

Copy of probate of the will of William Bedford.  MS 3700/1/61A  1781

1 deed re. property in King's Norton. Parties: Jorden, Aston and Bedford.  MS 3700/1/61B  1799

[no title]  MS 3700/1/62  1659-1749

Contents:
15 deeds re. King's Norton and Cofton Hackett (Oxlease, Nimings, Green Lane, Cockshutt Furlong, Marlpit, Goodrest, Moateleys Hill, Lowe Hill), Tesall, Alvechurch, Stowerbridge, Yardley and Feckingham, all in co. Worcs. Parties: Greves, Middlemore, Greene, Gem, Kettle and Bedford and others. 1659 - 1749.
1 deed re. Comb, Kings Norton, Cofton Hacket and Northfield. 1732.

Little Bromwich  [no ref. or date]

Grant of Tithes in Little Bromwich. Parties: Woolley and Warren.  MS 3700/1/63  1802

Moseley  [no ref. or date]

2 documents re. land in Moseley Wake Green.  MS 3700/1/64  1841 - 1842

Northfield  [no ref. or date]

Lease of Illey Hall Farm (or Illey Farm), in Northfield and Halesowen.  MS 3700/1/65  1829

4 deeds re. land in Halesowen, Northfield and Frankley. Parties: Shenstone and Lyttleton.  MS 3700/1/66  1709

[no title]  MS 3700/1/67  1692-1751

Contents:
4 extracts from court rolls of the Manor of Halesowen, 1692 - 1708.
4 deeds re. property in Halesowen. Parties: Mary Shenstone, Edward and Elizabeth Audley, John Walter, William Selvester, Susanna Guest and Joseph Mucklow. 1742 - 1751.
Probate of the will of Mr. Joseph Shenstone, 1713.
(Lands in Northfield and Halesowen).
See also: Worcestershire, Halesowen.

Perry Barr  [no ref. or date]

2 deeds re. a blade mill at Perry Barr, formerly called the Upper Paper Mill. Parties: Vale, Keir Oatridge, Freeth and Harvey.  MS 3700/1/68  1782 - 1784

2 papers re. a mill at Perry Barr.  MS 3700/1/69  1835 and undated

Lease of a blade mill with messuage and premises at Perry Barr, formerly called the Upper Paper Mill. Parties: Wyrley Birch and Timothy and Joseph Tonks.  MS 3700/1/70  1820

Rotton Park  [no ref. or date]

1 deed re. land in Ladywood Lane, Rotton Park.  MS 3700/1/71A  1781

Saltley  [no ref. or date]

Counterpart underlease of land in Alum Rock Road, Saltley, Birmingham, Parties: Mrs. L.S. Brown and others, Birmingham Corporation.  MS 3700/1/71B  1903

Sparkbrook  [no ref. or date]

2 deeds re. land in Alfred Street, Sparkbrook.  MS 3700/1/72  1846 - 1847

DERBYSHIRE, WARWICKSHIRE and STAFFORDSHIRE.  [no ref. or date]

Settlement of estates in Berkeswell, co. War.; Carnfield Hall, South Normanton and Alfreton, co. Derby; and Audley, co. Staff. Parties: Sir John Eardley Eardley Wilmot and John Eardley Eardley Wilmot Esq.  MS 3700/1/73  1831

HAMPSHIRE  [no ref. or date]

Hambledon  [no ref. or date]

Marriage settlement of the Rev. T. Bedford and Mrs. C. Mannooch.  MS 3700/1/74  1812

Southampton  [no ref. or date]

Draft mortgage of stock in trade and effects of Messrs. Baxter and Mathews, woollen merchants of Southampton. Parties: Baxter, Mathews, Worsey, Baxter and Keen.  MS 3700/1/75  1866

HEREFORDSHIRE  [no ref. or date]

Weston Beggard  [no ref. or date]

Particulars and conditions of sale of Church Farm, Weston Beggard.  MS 3700/1/76A  1870

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE  [no ref. or date]

Gotham  [no ref. or date]

Deed re. gypsum mines and quarries at Gotham and Ratcliff, co. Nottingham. Parties: Earl Howe, George and Francis Stocker and others.  MS 3700/1/76B  1867 - 1871

OXFORDSHIRE  [no ref. or date]

Hampton Gay  [no ref. or date]

3 documents re. shares in the intended canal from Hampton - Gay, Oxon. to London. [ie. London and Western Navigation].  MS 3700/1/77  1792

RADNORSHIRE  [no ref. or date]

Cascob  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  MS 3700/1/78  1800

Contents:
2 copies of indenture of fine re. property in Cascob, co. Hereford. Parties: John Iddins and Harriet Jenkins, 1800.
1 deed re. property in Presteigne, co. Radnor; Brin Mawr Farm, Highoron, and Glan-lyggow or Lugside, Blethwath, co.Radnor; Cascob Court, Ty-Dy Farm or Cascob Court Farm in the parishes of Cascob, Old Radnor and Presteigne, cos. Hereford and Radnor; and New House Farm or Whitton Court Farm, Whitton, co. Radnor. Parties: Harriet Jenkins and John Iddins. 1800.

SHROPSHIRE  [no ref. or date]

Meole Brace  [no ref. or date]

2 deeds re. "Meole Grange" in the parish of Meole Brace. Parties: Mathews and Surtees and others.  MS 3700/1/79  1914 - 1918

Presthope  [no ref. or date]

4 deeds re. property including Lea Farm and the Owlands in Presthope in Much Wenlock, Salop. Parties: Wheeler, Dixon, Amphlett and Caldwall.  MS 3700/1/80  1792 - 1799

STAFFORDSHIRE  [no ref. or date]

Aldridge  [no ref. or date]

Aldridge [tithe apportionment].  MS 3700/1/81  c.1840

Apportionment of the Rent - Charge in lieu of Tithes in the Parish of Aldridge in the County of Stafford, 1840.  MS 3700/1/82  (Certified 1858)

Great Barr  [no ref. or date]

Great Barr [tithe apportionment].  MS 3700/1/83  c. 1840

Reference to the Plan of Estates in the Lordship or Liberty of Great Barr in the Parish of Aldridge and County of Stafford.  MS 3700/1/84  [c. 1798]

Longton  [no ref. or date]

Copy draft reconveyance of property in Longton, co. Staff.  MS 3700/1/85  1873

Smethwick  [no ref. or date]

Schedule of deeds re. property in Smethwick, co. Staff. and Highgate, co. Worc.  MS 3700/1/86  1863

Stone  [no ref. or date]

Copy Will of Mr. John Bailey and disclaimer of William Brownfield esq., (Property in Shooters Hills, Stone, co. Staff.)  MS 3700/1/87  1872 - 1873

Tividale  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  MS 3700/1/88  1753-1787

Contents:
4 copies of court rolls and a letter of attorney re. messuages and land in Hallow, co. Worc. Parties: Samuel Bradburn, Thomas Walker, James Rann, Elizabeth Rann and Thomas Goodhall. 1753 - 1784.
Bond and 2 copies of a settlement re. marriage of John Philip Marindin with Elizabeth Rann. (Messuages and lands in Tividale, Rowley Regis, co. Staffs. and Hallow, co. Worc.) 1772: 1787.
Warrant of attorney from Mr. Marindin, 1787.

West Bromwich  [no ref. or date]

Draft reconveyance of property in Westbromwich. Parties: Rev. J.A. Bouser and Edward Cashmore.  MS 3700/1/89  1873

[no title]  MS 3700/1/90A  1869-1873

Contents:
Particulars and conditions of sale of property at West Bromwich, 1869.
2 letters re. possibility of coal under property near Sandwell, West Bromwich. 14 and 17 May, [18]73.

Wolverhampton  [no ref. or date]

Lease of land at Wolverhampton. Parties: Thomas Hall, Joseph Hall.  MS 3700/1/90B  1725

WARWICKSHIRE  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  MS 3700/1/91  1776-1823

Contents:
Estates of Will. Jesson, Esq., surveyed in the year 1776 by John Snape. [Lands in Sutton Coldfield, Wishaw, Curdworth, Berkswell, and Stoke, and the parish of St. Michael in the city of Coventry, all in co. War.] with Map of the Sutton Coldfield estates of Mrs. E.P. Lynch, c.1820, plan and reference of Starkeys farm, 1823, and 3 miscellaneous papers. c.1822.

Atherstone  [no ref. or date]

2 deeds and licence to demise re. a messuage and premises in Long Street, Atherstone. Parties: John Lingard, William Morewood and John Brown.  MS 3700/1/92  1831 - 1834

Draft acknowledgement of receipt of correspondence and 5 letters re. a house in Atherstone owned by the Rev. John Lingard.  MS 3700/1/93  1834

Berkswell  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  MS 3700/1/94  1808

Contents:
Counterpart lease of a cottage and premises in Balsall Heath, Barkeswell. Parties: Catherine Knightley and Ann Butler. 1808.
2 deeds re. a cottage and premises in Beach Wood, Barkeswell. Parties: Catherine Knightley, Charles Parsons and Thomas Whitehead. 1808.

Hampton in Arden  [no ref. or date]

Probate and copy of will of George Tandy, Deceased, concerning property in Henley in Arden. Will dated 1822. Probate granted 1825.  MS 3700/1/95  1822-1825

Lowsonford  [no ref. or date]

5 deeds and papers re. property in Lowsonford, co. War. Parties: Rev. Timothy East [and others].  MS 3700/1/96  1841 - 1844

Loxley  [no ref. or date]

8 deeds re. property in Loxley. Parties: Saunders (or Sanders), Hay and Timmes families [and others].  MS 3700/1/97  1734 - 1758

[no title]  MS 3700/1/98  1735-1793

Contents:
1 deed re. property in Loxley, co. War., 1793.
4 deeds re. Bissell's Farm in Loxley, co. War.
Parties: William Nott, Joseph Hill, Susannah Hill and Tempest Hey. 1735 - 1756.

2 Indentures of fine re. a messuage and land in Loxley, 5 and 7 Geo. II.  MS 3700/1/99  [1731 or 1732 - 1734]

Mancetter  [no ref. or date]

Lease of the Plough Inn at Mancetter.  MS 3700/1/100A  1831

Solihull  [no ref. or date]

Counterpart lease of land at Solihull, with supplemental agreements. Parties: Rev. E.A.Chattock, Henry Hemming and others.  MS 3700/1/100B  1904 - 1918

Sutton Coldfield  [no ref. or date]

3 deeds re. land called Great Williams Moor and Little Williams Moor at Little Hay in Sutton Coldfield.  MS 3700/1/101  1831

Lease and counterpart and 1 bill re. a mill called Langley Water Mill, Langley Mill Farm, and lands in Langley, Sutton Coldfield. Parties: Philpot, Stone and Hind.  MS 3700/1/102  1835

Wilnecote and Glascote  [no ref. or date]

Counterpart lease of a coal mine etc. in the lordships of Wilnecote and Glascote in the parish of Tamworth. Parties: Mary Satterthwaite, Rev. Timothy East and Alfred East.  MS 3700/1/103  1846

Wolston  [no ref. or date]

2 deeds re. property in Woolston, in the county of Warwick with 5 papers enclosed.  MS 3700/1/104  1799 - 1800

WORCESTERSHIRE  [no ref. or date]

Claines  [no ref. or date]

Copy of the will of John Drakeley and 1 deed re. property in Claines, co. Worc. and Earl Shilton, co. Leic.  MS 3700/1/105A  1810 - 1824

Dudley  [no ref. or date]

1 Document re. the New Inn, Market Place and Shambles, Dudley. Parties: Henry Blews, Thomas Pearson.  MS 3700/1/105B  1790

Halesowen  [no ref. or date]

3 Copies of court roll of the Manor of Halesowen re. land in Oatenfield, Honnington.  MS 3700/1/106  1684 - 1704

[no title]  MS 3700/1/107  1694-1709

Contents:
2 Copies of court roll of the Manor of Halesowen re. lands in the manor, 1694 - 1708.
Discharge from all heriots on lands in the manor of Halesowen. Parties: Sir Charles Lyttelton, William Shenstone and others. 1709.

3 Copies of court roll of the Manor of Halesowen re. property in Illey, and Oatenfield, Honnington.  MS 3700/1/108  1685 - 1702

2 copies of the marriage settlement of Joseph Shenstone and Mary Gem re. property in Northfield, the Manor of Halesowen, and the Nimings etc. in Kings Norton.  MS 3700/1/109A  1707


Related information: See also: Birmingham, Northfield.

[no title]  MS 3700/1/109B  1709-1751

Contents:
2 copies of indenture of fine, re. land in Halesowen, 1751.
1 deed re. land in Halesowen. Parties: Sir Charles Lyttelton, Thomas Lyttelton, Joseph Shenstone. 1709.

Hallow  [no ref. or date]

Henwick  [no ref. or date]

General release and indemnity. Parties: The legatees of Joseph Smith, senior, the executors of Joseph Smith, jun., John Wilmore. 1823. Also two papers re. same. 1823.  MS 3700/1/110  1823

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA  [no ref. or date]

Georgia  [no ref. or date]

Franklin  [no ref. or date]

1 deed re. land in the county of Franklin, Georgia, America. Parties: Chester Gould, John Startin, Samuel Jackson.  MS 3700/1/111  1806

MAPS  [no ref. or date]

BIRMINGHAM  [no ref. or date]

Birmingham  [no ref. or date]

Map of Birmingham, by J. Pigott Smith.  MS 3700/2/1  1824 & 1825

Plan of the parishes of St.Martin, St. Thomas and All Saints in Birmingham in the County of Warwick.  MS 3700/2/2  1845

Handsworth  [no ref. or date]

Plan in two parts of the Hamstead Hall estate belonging to Edward Mortlock Studd, Esq.  MS 3700/2/3  1866

2 maps

King's Norton  [no ref. or date]

King's Norton. No.I: [Headley Heath and Grimes Hill. c.1840.]  MS 3700/2/4  c 1840

Kings Norton. No.II: [Longbridge, Rubery and Rednal. c. 1840.]  MS 3700/2/5  c 1840

Kings Norton. No.III: Wythall and Weatheroak Hill.  MS 3700/2/6  [c. 1840]

Kings Norton. No.IV: [Wychall and West Heath. c.1840.]  MS 3700/2/7  c 1840

Kings Norton. No.V: [King's Norton, Bournville and Alcester Road. c.1840.]  MS 3700/2/8  c 1840

Kings Norton. No. VI: [Balsall Heath, Moseley and Kings Heath. c.1840.]  MS 3700/2/9  c 1840

Plan of the Cotteridge farm in the parish of Kings Norton, Worcestershire, belonging to the devisees of the late General Studd.  MS 3700/2/10  1878

Northfield  [no ref. or date]

Plan of the parish of Northfield in the county of Worcester, by Oates and Perrens.  MS 3700/2/11  1840

Perry Barr  [no ref. or date]

Plan of estates in the township of Perry Barr.  MS 3700/2/12  [c.1795.]

Plan of estates in the manor of Perry Barr.  MS 3700/2/13  [c.1800.]

Yardley  [no ref. or date]

[Plan of lands in Yardley.] No.1.  MS 3700/2/14  [19th century.]

[Plan of lands in Yardley.] No3.  MS 3700/2/15  [19th century.]

[Plan of lands in Yardley.] No.5.  MS 3700/2/16  [19th century.]

[Plan of lands in Yardley.] No.7.  MS 3700/2/17  [19th century.]

[Plan of lands in Yardley.] No.8: Wood Meadow and Acock's Green.  MS 3700/2/18  [19th century.]

[Plan of lands in Yardley.] No.9  MS 3700/2/19  [19th century.]

Parish of Yardley, County of Worcester in 4 quarters. Bromhall Quarter.  MS 3700/2/20  1860

Parish of Yardley, County of Worcester in 4 quarters: Church End Quater.  MS 3700/2/21  [1860]

Parish of Yardley, County of Worcester in 4 quarters: Greet Quarter.  MS 3700/2/22  [1860.]

Parish of Yardley, County of Worcester in 4 quarters. Swanshurst Quarter.  MS 3700/2/23  1860

STAFFORDSHIRE  [no ref. or date]

[Portion of map of Staffordshire, showing Cuttlestone and Seisdon Hundred.] Published by W. Fowler, C. Greenwood and Co., London.  MS 3700/2/24  1820

Aldridge  [no ref. or date]

Plan of the Parish of Aldridge in the County of Stafford.  MS 3700/2/25  1839 - 1840

Bilston  [no ref. or date]

Plan of the township of Bilston, in the parish of Wolverhampton, in the county of Stafford, by William Fowler and Son.  MS 3700/2/26  1848

Enville  [no ref. or date]

Original draft plan of the Southern portion of the parish of Enville in the county of Stafford, surveyed for the purposes of the tithe commutation by Henry Beckett.  MS 3700/2/27  1837

Plan of the parish of Enville in the county of Stafford, by Jeremiah Mathews.  MS 3700/2/28  1837

Plan of the parish of Enville in the county of Stafford.  MS 3700/2/29 a & b  1838

2 copies

[Part of map of Enville, showing Lutley and the boundary with Kinver.  MS 3700/2/30  n.d

Great Barr  [no ref. or date]

[Map of] Great Barr.  MS 3700/2/31 a &b  [19th century.]

2 copies

Plan of the township of Great Barr and parts of the several townships of Aldridge, Bloxwich, and Perry Barr in the county of Stafford, survey by I.G. Weddall.  MS 3700/2/32  1830

[Plan of Great Barr estate. 19th century.] With memorandum by Henry Fowler about coal seams found in 1816. Dated 1883.  MS 3700/2/33  c 1883

Kingswinford  [no ref. or date]

A map of the parish of Kingswinford in the county of Stafford from a survey made in the year 1822. Published by William Fowler.  MS 3700/2/34  1822

Kinver  [no ref. or date]

Map of the Compton division of the parish of Kinver in the county of Stafford.  MS 3700/2/35  [19th century?]

Rugeley  [no ref. or date]

Enclosure map for Rugeley Staffordshire.  MS 3700/2/36  1884

Sedgley  [no ref. or date]

A plan of the parish of Sedgley in the county of Stafford, by William Fowler and Son.  MS 3700/2/37  1842

Smethwick  [no ref. or date]

Plan of an estate at Smethwick Staffordshire belonging to the devisees of the late General Studd.  MS 3700/2/38 a & b  1878

2 parts

Tipton  [no ref. or date]

Plan of the parish of Tipton in the county of Stafford, by William Fowler and Son.  MS 3700/2/39  1849

Wednesfield  [no ref. or date]

Plan of the township of Wednesfield in the parish of Wolverhampton and county of Stafford.  MS 3700/2/40  1842

West Bromwich  [no ref. or date]

A map of the parish of West Bromwich in the county of Stafford, by William Fowler and Son.  MS 3700/2/41  1849

Wolverhampton  [no ref. or date]

Plan of the township of Wolverhampton in the county of Stafford, surveyed for the purposes of the tithe commutation...and reduced from the sealed copy, [by] Henry Beckett.  MS 3700/2/42  1842

WARWICKSHIRE  [no ref. or date]

Map of the county of Warwick from actual survey made in the years 1820 and 1821, by C. and J. Greenwood. Plate 2: Part of Knightlow Hundred. Plate 3: Part of Barlichway Hundred.  MS 3700/2/43 a & b  1820 - 1821

Bickenhill  [no ref. or date]

Plan of Marston Culey Quarter and of Marston Hall Farm, in the parish of Bickenhill in the county of Warwick, by Charles Couchman.  MS 3700/2/44  1840

Lyndon Quarter of the parish of Bickenhill, traced from the tithe plan at Bickenhill.  MS 3700/2/45  1874

WORCESTERSHIRE  [no ref. or date]

Areley Kings  [no ref. or date]

Plan of Areley Kings parish, surveyed by J. Mathews.  MS 3700/2/46  1837

Astley  [no ref. or date]

Map of Astley. 19th century.  MS 3700/2/47a & b  [n.d.]

2 parts

Clent  [no ref. or date]

Map of Clent. 19th century?.  MS 3700/2/48  [n.d.]

[Tithe] Plan of the parish of Clent in the county of Stafford. With apportionment.  MS 3700/2/49a & b  1838

Dudley  [no ref. or date]

A map of the borough of Dudley in the county of Worcester, by Billingsley Morris.  MS 3700/2/50  1836

Halesowen  [no ref. or date]

Plan of an estate called Warley Hall situate in the parish of Halesowen in the counties of Worcester and Salop, surveyed by T. Pinnell.  MS 3700/2/51  1790

Holt  [no ref. or date]

[Map of land] in the parish of Holt, Wichenford and Grimley.  MS 3700/2/52  [19th century]

[Plans of] Martley, Kidderminster and Hallow.  MS 3700/2/53  [19th century]

[Schedule of tenants in Holt, Wichenford, Grimley, Martley, Hallow, Kidderminster, Shelsley Walsh and Clifton.]  MS 3700/2/54a-d  19th century

4 sheets

2 schedules of property in the parishes of Holt, Wichenford, Grimley, Martley, Shelsley Walsh, Clifton and Kidderminster in the county of Worcester belonging to the Rt. Hon. Lord Ward proposed as a security to the Rt. Hon. Lord Foley and his trustees.  MS 3700/2/55a & b  [19th century]

Map of the parish of Holt including the hamlet of Little Witley in the county of Worcester all (except 8a 2r 28P ) the property of the Rt. Hon. Lord Foley.  MS 3700/2/56  1828

Parish of Holt including the hamlet of Little Witley.  MS 3700/2/57  1837

Plan of the parish of Holt including the hamlet of Little Witley in the county of Worcester, [by] Oates and Perrens.  MS 3700/2/58  [n.d]

The Parish of Holt and hamlet of Little Witley.  MS 3700/2/59  [n.d]

Kidderminster  [no ref. or date]

Map of a district, comprising lands, lying within the parish of Kidderminster in the county of Worcester - West of the River Stour.  MS 3700/2/60  1852

Plan of that part of the foreign of Kidderminster in the county of Worcester which lies on the west side of the River Stour.  MS 3700/2/61  1853

Malvern, Great  [no ref. or date]

Map of the parish of Great - Malvern in the county of Worcester. [Tithe map reduced.]  MS 3700/2/62  c.1840

Martley  [no ref. or date]

Map of estates belonging to the Rt. Hon. Lord Foley in the parish of Martley in the county of Worcester, [by] Charles Pountney.  MS 3700/2/63  1815

Parish of Martley.  MS 3700/2/64  1837

Oddingley  [no ref. or date]

Plan of the parish of Oddingley in the county of Worcester, [by] Jeremiah Mathews.  MS 3700/2/65  1838

Shelsley Walsh  [no ref. or date]

[Map of] Shelsley Welsh and Clifton.  MS 3700/2/66  [19th century]

Stoke Prior  [no ref. or date]

Plan of the parish of Stoke Prior in the county of Worcester, [by] John Walker.  MS 3700/2/67a & b  1846

2 parts

Witley, Great  [no ref. or date]

Plan of the farms in Great Witley of the Honourable Thomas Lord Foley, with some contiguous lands in Little Witley, Sheldesley & Astley, by George Young, Worcester.  MS 3700/2/68  1793


Related information: Terrier (Part A) housed at Hereford R.O E/12/W/16 [se e/HUGHES Dr P.]

South side of Great Witley Park, belonging to Rt. Hon. T., Lord Foley, surveyed by F. Mapp.  MS 3700/2/69  1807

Map of Witley Park, etc., belonging to the Rt. Hon. Lord Foley, by H. Holland Ombersley.  MS 3700/2/70  1817

Draft plan of land adjoining Woodbury Hill in the parish of Great Witley in the county of Worcester, by J. Mathews.  MS 3700/2/71  1837

Parish of Great Witley.  MS 3700/2/72  1837

[Plan of Great Witley, n.d. With enclosed plan entitled] "Sketch of Witley and Abberley Hills," also memorandum re. roads appearing on sketch.  MS 3700/2/73/1 a-c  [Post 1817]

Plan of the parish of Great Witley in the county of Worcester.  MS 3700/2/73/2  [Early 19th century]

Plan of the chamber story at Witley Court with the communication to the church, plan of the arches under the church and plan of the church.  MS 3700/2/74  [n.d]

WALES  [no ref. or date]

Brecknockshire  [no ref. or date]

Ordnance Survey map of Brecknockshire. 1" to the mile. No. 42 N.E., N.W., S.E., and S.W.  MS 3700/2/75  1832

4 parts

Glamorganshire  [no ref. or date]

1" Ordnance Survey map of Glamorganshire. No. 36.  MS 3700/2/76  1833

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