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Reference 4478
Covering dates 18th-20th Centuries
Held by Shropshire Archives
Extent 11 Series
Source of acquisition Deposited by E.H. Pee



[no title or date]  4478

Maps and Plans  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  4478/1/1  10 January 1778

Contents:
Plan of the intended new road with the Cartway leading from the Bridge into High Town, Bridgnorth, by James Sheriff

[no title]  4478/1/2  1818

Contents:
Plan of lands and tenements exchanged by C.H. Tracy and the Corporation, by William Smith.

[no title]  4478/1/3  1819

Contents:
Plan made by order of Bridgnorth Corporation to shew the intended improvement in the street leading from High Street to Castle Street, by W. Smith, [Common Hall order 7 June 1819]

[no title]  4478/1/4-5  1821

Contents:
Plan, and tracing, of premises in Bridgnorth off Listley Street, with notes against the premises, by William Smith.

[no title]  4478/1/6  No Date

Contents:
Tracing of plan of the principal entrance into Bridgnorth Castle; also elevation of arched gateway.

[no title]  4478/1/7-8  No Date

Contents:
Two plans of 20th century, demolition of the Barbican (tracings)

Documents  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  4478/2/1-2  25 August 1949

Contents:
Medical Certificate for William Dallaway, 14 February 1797, and letter about it

[no title]  4478/2/3  5 Dec. 1808

Contents:
Account for the relief of families of men ballotted to serve in the militia. Ludlow is to pay Bridgnorth for Edward Jordan, a substitute for Edward Drayton of Old St., Ludlow, for his wife and child for 31 weeks at 2/9 a week = £4 5s 3d

[no title]  4478/2/4  Dec. 31 1824

Contents:
Cheque headed Messrs. Charles Cooper and John Henry Cooper, to pay to Jos. Dovey £8 10s one quarter's salary for the Blue Coat School.

[no title]  4478/2/5  1841

Contents:
Coal ticket

[no title]  4478/2/6  1852

Contents:
Account from Edwin Nock, laceman, Bridgnorth, to Mrs Ridley

[no title]  4478/2/7  25 October 1854

Contents:
Letter from Charles ?Masters, General Hospital, Scutari, re the Crimean War. His number was 3199 No.9 Company 33rd Regiment.

[no title]  4478/2/8  1871-1884

Contents:
Education Department teacher's certificate, 1871, for Richard Haddock, pupil teacher in the Westleton National School and probation in the Eardington National School. Inspections of Eardington School 1875-84

[no title]  4478/2/9  1877

Contents:
Receipt headed Broseley and Bridgnorth Bank

[no title]  4478/2/10  16 August 1892

Contents:
Letter headed 'Worcester Diocesan Architectural and Archaeological Society' re an excursion to Bridgnorth.

[no title]  4478/2/11  1896

Contents:
Apprenticeship Indenture of Frederick Thompson Callant, son of Frederick Callant of Bridgnorth, hatter, to James Charles Bennett, Manager of Bridgnorth Gas-works for 5 years. To learn gas fitting and main and service pipe laying.

[no title]  4478/2/12  19thC

Contents:
Empty envelope docketed "Mrs Mary Duton decd. Allotments of Pews in St. Leonards Church, Bridgnorth 32,87,96"

[no title]  4478/2/13  1915

Contents:
Form for National Registration, for females; Eliza Winwood, 7 Friars Street, Bridgnorth.

[no title]  4478/2/14  5 April 1918

Contents:
Scheduled occupation certificate, of F.T.Callant, Gas Works, Tetbury.

Posters, Programmes, Menues, etc  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  4478/3/1  17 Nov. 1800

Contents:
Poster re damage to skins and inspection of hides. Appointment of an inspector of hides, William Lloyd, victualler, Hungary St., Bridgnorth at "The Sign of the Eagles"; penalties.

[no title]  4478/3/2  2 May 181?

Contents:
Poster advertising the sale of the Upper and Lower Forges, Hempton's Load

[no title]  4478/3/3  21.1.182?

Contents:
Poster advertising the auction on the premises of Mr Robert Hazledine, Low Town, of household goods and furniture etc. of Mr Hazledine and Mr Thomas Davies

[no title]  4478/3/4  22 March 1827

Contents:
Calendar of the Criminal Prisoners tried at Shropshire Lent Assize

[no title]  4478/3/5  1874, 1878

Contents:
2 posters mounted on one sheet advertising the 2nd and 6th Horticultural Society Exhibition

[no title]  4478/3/6  No Date

Contents:
Poster advertising Bridgnorth Horticultural Exhibition

[no title]  4478/3/7  4 November 1887

Contents:
Programme in commemoration of the Diamond Jubilee - the Opening of the Castle Grounds, Bridgnorth

[no title]  4478/3/8  10-21 May 1898

Contents:
Catalogue of the exhibition of Shropshire Antiquities, organised by the Shropshire Archaeological Society

[no title]  4478/3/9-17  1892-1901

Contents:
Tickets for the King's Shropshire Light Infantry Soirées

[no title]  4478/3/18  January 1901

Contents:
Black-edged letter from the North and South Shropshire Licensed Victuallers' Association sugesting the closure of public houses during the Queen's funeral.

[no title]  4478/3/19-20  1901-1902

Contents:
Menues for public dinners welcoming home Bridgnorth Volunteers from S.Africa

[no title]  4478/3/21  11 Nov. 1901

Contents:
Ticket for municipal banquet

[no title]  4478/3/22  No Date

Contents:
Ticket for the Carnival and Battle of Flowers, for the Coronation of the King (Edward VII)

[no title]  4478/3/23  19-25 July 1903

Contents:
Programme of Proceedings celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Battle of Shrewsbury

[no title]  4478/3/24  12 May 1910

Contents:
Poster with the order of the procession at the proclamation of King George V

[no title]  4478/3/25  20 May 1910

Contents:
Order of Service at St. Leonard's Church, Bridgnorth, in commemoration of Edward VII

[no title]  4478/3/26&27  22 June 1911

Contents:
Bridgnorth Floral Carnival - programme and competitor's ticket

[no title]  4478/3/28  11 August 1914

Contents:
Poster appealing for honorary Special Constables during the War

[no title]  4478/3/29  6 January 1918

Contents:
Hymn sheet for a service during the War

[no title]  4478/3/30  19 July 1919

Contents:
Poster - Bridgnorth Peace Celebration: Order of the Procession for the reading of the Royal Proclamations

[no title]  4478/3/31  9 March 1932

Contents:
Menu for the annual dinner of the Mutual Benefit Society at the Swan Hotel, Bridgnorth

[no title]  4478/3/32  26 January 1933

Contents:
Menu and toasts and music for the Bridgnorth and District Licensed Victuallers' Association tenth annual banquet

[no title]  4478/3/33  1935

Contents:
Official Programme of Celebrations in Bridgnorth for the Silver Jubilee

[no title]  4478/3/34  9 November 1938

Contents:
Menu and toast list for the municipal banquest at the Falcon Hotel

[no title]  4478/3/35-36  5 May 1949

Contents:
Presentation of the Honorary Freedom of the Borough to Alderman Arthur Oliver - the Order of Ceremony and ticket to the banquet.

[no title]  4478/3/37-41  1950

Contents:
The Freedom of Entry presented to the Royal Air Force, Bridgnorth, 12 April 1950 - Programme of celebrations 10-16 April, etc.; correspondence 3,8 April; ticket to the presentation.

[no title]  4478/3/42  15 May 1951

Contents:
Invitation to attend the Mayor's election on 23 May

[no title]  4478/3/43  19 April 1952

Contents:
Menu and Toast List for Brignorth Hockey Club Golden Jubilee Dinner

[no title]  4478/3/44  28 May 1957

2 copies

Contents:
Programme for the visit of the Duchess of Kent to Bridgnorth on the celebration of the 800th anniversary of the grant of its first royal charter by Henry II in 1157

Other Printed Material and Photographs  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  4478/4/1  19 August 1889

Contents:
Poem to Two Friends leaving for China by "Rosalind"

[no title]  4478/4/2  2 Oct 1880

5 copies

Contents:
Review of "Reminiscences and Records" printed in "Wrekin Echo"

[no title]  4478/4/3-4  c1900-1902

Contents:
Newspaper cuttings:- Bridgnorth Journal 6 September 1902 "Bridgnorth in the Olden Time"; Morning Post 12 Sept. c.1900 "Bridgnorth, The English Jerusalem" In an envelope docketed by Dr Watkins-Pitchford 'From Mrs Skelding'.

[no title]  4478/4/5  10 April 1909

Contents:
Newspaper cutting: "The Autocar" "Bridgnorth, The English Jerusalem"

[no title]  4478/4/6  May 1924

2 copies

Contents:
Newspaper cutting from the Bridgnorth Journal "Lavington's Hole".

[no title]  4478/4/7  6 Nov 1937

Contents:
Newspaper cutting from the Bridgnorth Journal, "The Old Castle at Quatford" by Dr Watkins-Pitchford.

[no title]  4478/4/8  No Date

Contents:
Booklet with views of Bridgnorth

[no title]  4478/4/9  1980

Contents:
Mayor's Christmas card, using an old photograph of the Russian canon on Castle Walk.

[no title]  4478/4/10-11  No Date

Contents:
Sketch of The Hole-in-the-Wall Public House, demolished in 1821, from which the illustration in Bellett's Antiquities of Bridgnorth 1856, was made; and photograph of the sketch.

[no title]  4478/4/12  No Date

Contents:
Photocopy of the enrolment of the Bridgnorth Charter of Charles I from the Public Record Office (Ref C66/2542).

Letters and notes re the history of Oldbury  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  4478/5/1-14  1900-1912

Contents:
Letters to Mr Wright from Ralph C. Purton (1900) (1), W.G.D. Fletcher 1912 (9), 1916 (1), G.B. Powell (1912), I. Catherton (1912) (1), Bishop of Hereford (1)

[no title]  4478/5/15  15 Dec. 1923

Contents:
Copy letter from the Rev. J.R. Wright, Oldbury Rectory

[no title]  4478/5/16-17  No Date

Contents:
Notes for the history of the Parish of Oldbury

[no title]  4478/5/18  No Date

Contents:
Notes re incumbents of Oldbury, by the Audens

[no title]  4478/5/19  No Date

Contents:
Extract from 'Valor Ecclesiasticus" 1535 re Oldbury

Manuscript notes re Bridgnorth  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  4478/6/1  No Date

Contents:
Notes on various deeds by Dr Watkins-Pitchford

[no title]  4478/6/2  No Date

Contents:
Typescript re the Burgess Hall

[no title]  4478/6/3  1886

Contents:
List of field names

[no title]  4478/6/4  30.10.51

Contents:
Letter to Dr (?Watkins-Pitchford) from Lionel Cressington, re ?clock at Larden

[no title]  4478/6/5  15 Feb. 1935

Contents:
Note by Dr Watkins-Pitchford re a supposed cut gem stone found in a grave.

[no title]  4478/6/6  No Date

Contents:
Note on an envelope re a needle found in a half-timbered house, now a brick front, 24 Whitburn St.

[no title]  4478/6/7  No Date

Contents:
Mss notes on Bridgnorth Public Houses, composed by Mr Foxall

[no title]  4478/6/8  1967

Contents:
Typed list of records presented to Bridgnorth Historical Society by Mrs W.E. Phillips (née Ridley), The Old Vicarage, Tasley.

[no title]  4478/6/9  1950

Contents:
Notes re tokens by Miss F.Pitt and H. Tuckley, for Liverpool, Edinburgh, Carmarthen, Chester, Irish, Bristol, Abergavenny, Hereford, Lancaster, Coventry, Shrewsbury, Birmingham, Sunday School Committee.

Photocopy  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  4478/7/1  No Date

Contents:
Photocopy from an article lent by Mr Pee "Where is Blandings Castle" by Ann E.Wood, identifying Blandings Castle as Apley Park. (the property of the Record Office).

[no title or date]  4597

[no title]  4597/1  1 August 1226


Related information: See Close Rolls

Contents:
Photocopy of extract from the Close Rolls (PRO C.54/35): Grant of annual fair at Bridgnorth on eve, feast and morrow of St. Luke the evangelist (18 October) by view of the sheriff until the king (Henry III) comes of age

[no title]  4597/2  1 May 33 Edward III (1359)


Related information: See Calendar of Charter Rolls

Contents:
Photocopy of extract from the Charter Rolls (PRO C.53/144): Grant of yearly fair to Brugge-north on feast of Translation of St. Leonard (6 November) and three days following.

[no title]  4597/3  8 November 8 Elizabeth I (1566)

Contents:
Photocopy of extract from Patent Rolls (PRO C.66/1019) (3 mm.) reciting grant by letters patent of Edward VI to John Seymour of late prebend of Morveld (Morville) in late chapel or college of Brudgnorth and appurtenances in Brudgnorth, Morveld and elsewhere in co. Salop previously demised to Fulk Lee. With all rents, etc. except great trees and woods, from Easter last for 33 years at £81 5s. 2½d. and £6 at Michaelmas and Lady Day. And grant made to William Whytmore of deanery of free royal chapel of St. Mary Magdalene in the parish church within the castle of Brydgnorth, with the rectory, tithes of hay and herbage in p.Bulvington (Bobbington), tithes of hay and fruit in Hethton, tithes of sheaves in Shepley, Hopston and Draycote, of apples, piglets and geese etc. in p.Claverley late in tenure of William Byllyngesley and all tithes of sheaves, corn and grain in Sutton, Claverley, Fernecott, Woudewall, Bea brydge, luston and Aston, co.Salop, tithes of hay in Claverley, Fernecote, Hopston, ludston, Shypley, Sutton, Beaubridge and Aston, co.Salop, tithes of fruit, flax, piglets, geese, etc. in Whyttymer, Claverley, Fernecote, Hopston, Dodycote and Woudewall, tithes of wool in p.Claverley and p. Bovyngton (Bobbington), co.Stafford, tithes of lambs and calves in same, tithe of mills, tithes in [...] Studdesdon called Luddesdon Tythe now or late in tenure of Thomas Amyas, tithes of mill of Penston (Pendlestone ?), Salop; all Easter dues and oblations in Brydgnorthe, tithes of wool, lambs, pigs, geese, etc. in p.St. Leonard and profits from probate of wills. With rights to profits from annual markets held in Brydgnorth and all tithes, rents, etc in Claverley, Bulvyngton, Hethton, Shypley, Hopston, Draycote, Brydgenorth, Gattager, Whetley, Grove alias Greue, Whyttymer, Sutton, Ferne cote, Woudewall, Beabrydge, luston, Aston, Hopstone and Dodycote in co.Salop, and Bovyngton (Bobbington), co.Stafford, at £196 10s. 6d. Excepting tithes of Bovyngton and Whyttymere reserved to Crown, to William Whytmore for 21 yaers at £49 2s. 8f yearly. Other terms

[no title]  4597/4  No Date

Contents:
Photograph (Crown Copyright) of an extract from (?) Patent Rolls, tempore Elizabeth I, recognising the establishment by the Queen at the petition of Thomas Wharton of a grammar school at Kyrkby Stephan, co.Westmorland, with a master and eight governors to be called the Free Grammar School of Thomas Wharton.

[no title]  4597/5  No Date

Contents:
Printed card requesting a vote Jubal Webb in the Southern Division of Kensington, London County Election

[no title]  4597/6  No Date

Contents:
Visiting card: Austin J. Curtis, alderman, City Hall, Victoria, B(ritish) C(olumbia)

Bridgnorth Borough  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  4597/7  No Date

Contents:
Assize of Bread (printed): Bridgnorth (after 50 Geo.III)

[no title]  4597/8  April 1850

Contents:
'Copy of a letter From the Burgesses of Bridgnorth, recently addressed to T.C. Whitmore, Esq., M.P., for the said Borough, containing a serious Complaint, relative to the aforesaid Gentleman, nor complying, with the Conditions of the Lease of the Pendlestone, or Town Mills...'

[no title]  4597/9  1851

Contents:
'Borough of Bridgnorth. Report upon the present state and proposed improvement of the water works'. by Henry Marten, engineer

[no title]  4597/10  1660-1784

Contents:
'An account of Elections and members returned for the Borough of Bridgnorth'

[no title]  4597/11  1861

Contents:
'Borough of Bridgnorth. The copy of the revised Municipal List'

[no title]  4597/12  1874 - 1880

Contents:
Voters' list: Bridgnorth borough (1874) for 1880

[no title]  4597/13  1898

Contents:
Burgess roll: Morfe Ward

Miscellaneous Historical Materials and Correspondence  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  4597/14  No Date

Contents:
Photographic print of sepia wash drawing by Joseph Powell 'Looking up New Town (Railway Street)', Bridgnorth: from British Museum.

[no title]  4597/15  July 1933

Contents:
Photograph of 'Tanners', Bridgnorth

[no title]  4597/16  No Date

Contents:
Typescript copy of letter 26 February 1647 from Henry Burne and Richard Synge, bailiffs, to Lady Bartue of Much Wenlock, asking her to sell her 'old ruinous Barn' at Wenlock to serve as a town hall for Bridgnorth. They complain of Civil War destruction in their town.

[no title]  4597/17  No Date

Contents:
Typescript copy of letter May 1655 from Thomas Lee to Richard Syng and Thomas Talbott concerning stipends payable out of prebendary of Alveley to St. Mary Magdalene, Bridgnorth.

[no title]  4597/18  29 January 1793

Contents:
Letter from Thomas Bridgen Bridgen to Messrs. Marshall and Lewis, Bridgnorth, his attorneys, answering Mytton's charges of having acted contrary to his allegiance to the King during the rebellion in America.

[no title]  4597/19  2 August (17)93

Contents:
Letter: same to same, Bridgen does not intend leaving Kingdom so soon. Presence required in America. Discusses Mytton's payment for his property. Leaves matter to recipients. Intended embarking in June had not his wife arrived.

[no title]  4597/20  7 June 1973

Contents:
Letter from John William Bridgen, Waltham Cross, to Pee asking for access to 4597/18-19.

[no title]  4597/21  1883

Contents:
Newspaper cutting from Montgomeryshire newspaper including a note on arms of David Holbache, founder of Oswestry grammar school.

[no title]  4597/22-23  No Date

Contents:
Prospectus of 'Shropshire Word-Book' by Geogina F. Jackson; with covering letter (?) to H.F.J. Vaughan inviting a subscription.

Correspondence to H.F.J. Vaughan: bundled as 'Vol.II'  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  4597/24  11 January 1886

Contents:
Letter from W.A. Leighton, Honorary Editor, Shropshire Archaeological and Natural History Society, concerning (?) Vaughan's letter and paper, and the Scott pedigree. Requests details of pedigrees of Englefield, Seymour, Bellamy and Stury.

[no title]  4597/25  7 December 1887

Contents:
Letter from Francis Benthall, Ampthill concerning Vaughan's paper and errors relating to Burnell pedigree, Giffords and Woodhouses. Relates family matters.

[no title]  4597/26  12 January 1888

Contents:
Letter from Francis Benthall, Ampthill, to Vaughan, concerning descent of Roger de Montgomery, Fitzalans, Eleanor of Castile. Relates his activities at Ampthill. Mr de Mazzinghi has read Vaughan's paper on the Benthall register. Benthall is about to erect a monument to memory of his grandmother and her cousin Christ Searle (relates family's ancestry) and discovery of a large bundle of family papers of c.1630

[no title]  4597/27  17 January 1888

Contents:
Letter from Francis Benthall, Ampthill, to Vaughan, concerning his family pedigree, Vaughan's engagement, invitation to Vaughan to spend a few days.

[no title]  4597/28  14 March 1888

Contents:
Letter: F.C. Corfield of Alfreton, co. Derby, to (Vaughan) concerning latter's paper in Transaction of Shropshire Archaeological Society and Corfield family.

[no title]  4597/29-30  20 March and 31 March 1888

Contents:
2 letters F.C. Corfield of Alfreton, co. Derby, to (Vaughan) concerning Corfield pedigree.

[no title]  4597/31-32  No Date

Contents:
2 Corfield pedigrees by F.C. Corfield and (?) Vaughan

[no title]  4597/33  1 December 1892

Contents:
Letter: F.C. Corfield, Codnor, co. Derby, to Vaughan. Wishes to show Vaughan the Corfield pedigree roll (4' 6" long), Comments on sources for Corfield pedigree and arms and his house (Ormonde Fields) at Codnor.

[no title]  4597/34  29 October 1894

Contents:
Letter: F.C. Corfield to Vaughan concerning descent of Sir Edward Grey of Enville, co. Stafford, from Greys of Codnor Castle, and relationship to Corfields.

[no title]  4597/35  25 September 1895

Contents:
Postcard to Vaughan: auctioneers of Ruckley Grange estate were Messrs. Walton and Lees, 33 Mount St., Crosvenor Sq., London

[no title]  4597/36  No Date

Contents:
Pedigree table of John Edwards of (? Great Ness)

[no title]  4597/37  No Date

Contents:
Pedigree tables: descent from Sir Edward Acton to Stackhouse and Vaughan families, Stackhouse and Stokes. On dorse: printed account of 'Annual Excursion of the Shropshire Archaeological and Natural History Society, July 16th, 1889'.

[no title]  4597/38-39  No Date

Contents:
Pedigree table of Jones of Bicton and notes from registers.

[no title]  4597/40  22 June 1894

Contents:
Letter from Ralph C. Purton, St. Tudy, Cornwall, to Vaughan, requesting details on Laurence Ludlow of Moorhouse.

[no title]  4597/41  27 September 1915

Contents:
Letter from H.E. Forrest to Vaughan. Has found it difficult to trace ownership of the Lynches, p. Westbury, before Col. Edmund Waring bought it in 1677. Comments on Waring family of Lynches and Onslow, and later history of the Lynches.

Printed Materials and other Materials on Bridgnorth  [no ref. or date]

[no title]  4597/42  12 August 1860

Contents:
'A Sermon preached to the Fourth Shropshire Rifle Volunteers at Bridgnorth by the Rev. G. Bellett, chaplain: The Lawfulness of War - The Blessedness of Peace'

[no title]  4597/43  May 28, 1877

Contents:
'An Address delivered to the Members of the Brignorth Institute at the Agricultural Hall, by Lord Acton: "The History of Freedom in Christianity".

[no title]  4597/44  19 July 1839

Contents:
Offprint from 'The Shrewsbury Chronicle'. 'A South Salopian Trip with the Archaeologists': Bridgnorth, Worfield, Chesterton Walls, Ludstone Hall, Claverley.

[no title]  4597/45  14 September 1892

Contents:
MS. paper on Bridgnorth Castle read by C.J. Cooper at a meeting of the Worcester Diocesan Archaeological Society, Bridgnorth

[no title]  4597/46  (1897)

Contents:
Printed notice of events, concerning Bridgnorth Castle

[no title]  4597/47  1978

Contents:
B. Partridge: 'The History of the Ancient Borough of Bridgnorth...' (1821; reprint by J.T. and F.B. Foxall 1978.)

[no title]  4597/48  No Date

Contents:
Letter guide: 'Bridgnorth: Chronological History of Local Events'

[no title]  4597/49  1892

Contents:
'Bridgnorth and its Castle Hill Railway: A Short Illustrated Guide' (Bridgnorth Castle Hill Railway 1892).

[no title]  4597/50-51  1924 & No Date

Contents:
'Visitors' Guide: Bridgnorth' (Vickery, Kyrle and Co. Ltd. ?)

[no title]  4597/52  c1946

Contents:
'Bridgnorth (Salop)... The Official Guide' (J. Burrow and Co., Cheltenham)

[no title]  4597/53-54  1974 and 1982

Contents:
'Bridgnorth Folk Festival' programmes

[no title]  4597/55  1942

Contents:
'Old Bridgnorth, Ludlow and Shrewsbury'. Illustrated by Vincent Hill (Shrewsbury Chronicle)

[no title]  4597/56  1927

Contents:
E.A.B. Barnard, 'A Vanished Place: Being some Account of Tickenhill House, Bewdley' (Cambridge)

[no title]  4597/57  8 May 1926

Contents:
'Birmingham Gazette' (General Strike Bulletin)

[no title]  4597/58-64  1970 - 1980

Contents:
St. Mary's Bridgnorth. Restoration Trust: invitation to Mr and Mrs. E.M. Pee to buffet supper 5 March 1970. Prospectus and accounts, to 31 March 1972. Brochure with covering letter from rector October 1972. Service 'on the occasion of the dedication of a plaque commemorating Thomas Telford (1757-1834)' 4 November 1973. Prospectus of trust 1980.

[no title]  4597/65  9 June 1847

Contents:
Address (framed) from 'A Burgess' 'To the Burgesses and other Electors of the Borough of Newcastle' calling for a meeting to persuade Mr. Buckley not to retire as MP for the borough.

[no title]  4597/66  5 November 1953

Contents:
Letter from Dr. Eva Clare of The Bee Research Association concerning German Reitsch Wax Foundation press and skep.

[no title]  4597/67-68  No Date

Contents:
Advertisement: 'Rietsche's Kunstwaben-Gussform' with English translation

[no title]  4597/69  13 Richard II 20 Feb 1390

Contents:
Photocopy of extract from PRO 66/330. Inspeximus and confirmation excepting one clause re manufacture of goods by members of the gild merchant to the Burgesses of Bridgnorth of letters patent of 10 May 28 Edward III, inspecting a charter of 6 Edward III and two of 11 Henry III, 40 Henry III and a charter of Henry II being grants of a gild merchant.

[no title]  4597/70  1818

Contents:
Photocopy of a plan of lands and tenements belonging to the Corporation of Bridgnorth and G.H. Tracy Esq., by Wm. Smith, with Schedule of premises.

[no title]  4597/71  29 March 1866

Contents:
Quotation for the building of a new Agricultural Hall etc. Nevett Brothers, Ironbridge to R. Griffiths. Mounted on card.

[no title]  4597/72  No Date

Contents:
Typescript: Ancient Inns of Bridgnorth, by Cunnington?

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