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Major Accessions to Repositories 1996 relating to Legal History

National, Special and University

Cambridge University Library

  • Sir Cecil Thomas Carr, lawyer: letters to him from Felix Frankfurter, Charles Clark, MN Cardozo and Harlan Stone 1935 (Add 8856/243-54)
  • Martin Sarmiento: scheme of books for private library of a lawyer 1775 (Add 9412)

Canterbury City and Cathedral Archives

  • Canterbury Quarter Sessions 1602 (CC/JQ 401)

Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department

  • David Hume, judge and Baron of Scottish Exchequer: lectures on Scottish law delivered at the University of Edinburgh 1804-09 (MS Gen 869-71)

Institute of Commonwealth Studies

  • Mukwaba and others v Mukibira and others, Uganda High Court: records 1954

National Library of Ireland

  • Solicitors copies of letters and documents rel to the divorce of William Henry O'Shea and Katherine O'Shea 1890

National Library of Scotland

  • Lockhart family of Lee and Carnwath, Lanarkshire (addnl): deeds, legal and financial papers 1599-1819 (Acc 11348)

National Museums and Galleries on Merseyside, Maritime Records Centre

  • Fraser v Nevins, Welsh & Co, Liverpool: case records c1870-87 (B/NEV)

Public Record Office

  • Sir James William Miskin (1925-93), judge: papers rel to Central Criminal Court (J 164)

Local Repositories in England

Buckinghamshire Record Office

  • Parrott & Coales, solicitors, Aylesbury (addnl): records 1830-1950 (AR 112/96)

Bury Archive Service

  • Woodcock & Sons, solicitors, Bury (addnl): Crompton genealogical research notes c1918-35 [BWO] (1996/012)

Cheshire Record Office

  • Vale Royal Magistrates Court records 1980-84 (Acc 5263)
  • J Cruso, solicitor, Leek: clients' papers 1741-1832 (Acc 5265)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Kenneth Jones, solicitor, Liskeard: office files 1947-73 (X999/1-20)

Croydon Archives Service

  • Croydon County Court records 1847-1982 (SB5)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • JG, EG & FJ Jackson, solicitors, Belper: records 19th-20th cent (D4568)

Devon Record Office

  • Devon and Exeter Law Association: minutes 1808-1950 (D5466)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • Lawrence Spear, solicitors, Plymouth (addnl): clients' papers 19th-20th cent (2133)

Hampshire Record Office

  • HM Prison, Winchester: records c1820-1980 (88M96W)
  • Petersfield Borough (addnl): records incl 'Lawday' sessions roll 1606 (39M74)

Hertfordshire Record Office

  • Hawkins Russell Jones, solicitors, Hitchin: title deeds and other records 13th-20th cent (Accs 3113, 3156)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Accrington County Court: plaint and minute books 1857-1957 (CYAC Acc 7944)
  • Thomas Whitehead, solicitor, Preston: deeds and corresp rel to the Fleetwood Estate Company's interest in Flakefleet Brickworks, Fleetwood 1876-97 (DDX 1856 Acc 7945)
  • Reddish, Heys & Ranson, solicitors, Church and Accrington: records c1836-1930 (DDX 2114 Acc 8086)

Leicestershire Record Office

  • Leicester and Leicestershire Quarter Sessions: calendars of prisoners 1925 (DE4899)
  • Salusbury & Woodhouse, solicitors, Leicester: cash journals and general ledgers 1916-72 (DE4931)
  • Corresp rel to county court buildings in Ashby de la Zouch, Hinckley, Market Harborough and Melton Mowbray 1858-89 (DE4914)

London Metropolitan Archives

  • Hampstead Petty Sessions records 1799-1867 (ACC/3695)
  • Hendon Magistrates Court: registers 1990-92 (PS/G/H/A01)
  • Bow Street Magistrates Court: registers 1960-65 (PS/BOW)
  • Enfield Magistrates Court: registers 1985-88 (PS/E/T01)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Fosters, solicitors, Norwich: clients' papers (Acc 19/7/96)
  • William Gaymer & Son, cyder makers, Attleborough: legal papers 1906-29 (BR 257)
  • Pomeroy & Son, solicitors, Wymondham (addnl): clients' records (Accs Porneroy 14/2/96-13/12/96)

Oxfordshire Archives

  • Oxford Prison records 1799-1984 (Acc 4135)
  • Banbury and Chipping Norton County Court records 19th-20th cent (Acc 4068)

Sheffield Archives

  • Ashton Morton Slack, solicitors, Sheffield: records 1783-1976 (1996/26)

Southampton Archives Services

  • Lamport Bassitt, solicitors (addnl): clients' records and deeds (D/LAM)

Stockport Archive Service

  • Stockport Magistrates Court: juvenile court register 1942-51 (D1810)

Surrey Record Office

  • Surrey Magistrates Court: registers 1922-68 (6329)
  • County Probation Committee (from 1967 Surrey Probation and After Care Committee): records 1928-74 (4504)

Tameside Archive Service

  • George Williamson: day books and legal papers 1789-1834 (Acc 2684)

Tyne & Wear Archives Service

  • Bage & Cook, solicitors: records incl those of manor of Weatherall South Shields deeds, Russian government and goldmine share certificates
  • South Shields and Hebburn Magistrates Courts: registers 1983-90
  • Newcastle Magistrates Court: registers 1987-90
  • Newcastle Legal Discussion Society: proceedings 1844-47
  • Newcastle Law Students Society records
  • Sunderland Law Students Society: syllabuses 1909-21

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • Brethertons, solicitors, Rugby: deeds and clients' records (CR 3291)

Wiltshire and Swindon Record Office

  • HM Prison, Erlestoke: corresp and papers 1957-66

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • Scarborough Quarter Sessions: minute book 1879-1905 (DC/SCB)

Local Repositories in Scotland

Angus Archives

  • Forfar Tailors Incorporation: minute books and legal papers 1619-1898
  • Brechin Bakers Incorporation: minute books and legal papers 1602-1888

Edinburgh City Archives

  • Davidson of Muirhouse and Haiton: legal papers 19th cent (330) [transferred by the National Register of Archives, Scotland. Previously held at the Scottish Record Office, reference TD95/43]
  • Allan of Hillside: legal papers 19th cent (331) [transferred by the National Register of Archives, Scotland. Previously held at the Scottish Record Office, reference TD95/44]
  • Hay-Fleming family of Edinburgh: legal papers rel to property owned by them 18th-19th cent (334) [transferred by the National Register of Archives, Scotland. Previously held at the Scottish Record Office, reference TD79/40]
  • Trustees of Gibson and Walker: legal papers 19th cent (342) [transferred by the National Register of Archives, Scotland. Previously held by the Scottish Record Office, reference TD85/102]
  • Edinburgh District Council, Legal Services Department: contract ledger 1970-75 (351)

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • W & R Haldane, solicitors, Galashiels: deeds and papers 1641-1926 (SC/S/81)

Local Repositories in the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man

  • Law Officers Department: misc records incl records of the Jersey National School D/Z 17th-20th cent (JA/87)

Manx National Heritage Library

  • Isle of Man Prison records 1860-1950 (Acc 9673)