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Major accessions to repositories in 2004 relating to Legal History


Ayrshire Archives

  • Ayr Faculty of Solicitors: minutes, letter books, library catalogue 1710-1974 (Accession 1046)

Barnsley Archive and Local Studies Department

  • Elmhirst and Maxton, solicitors, Barnsley: additional records 1867-1981 (A/1035/B)

Cambridgeshire County Record Office, Cambridge

  • Bendall Roberts, solicitors, Ely: clients' deeds rel to Coveney, Downham, Haddenham, Littleport, Manea, Soham and Witcham 1814-1944 (R104/063)
  • Donne, Mileham & Haddock, solicitors, Brighton: clients' deeds rel to Chesterton 1879-98 and Wisbech 1857-1921 1857-1921 (R104/024, 049)
  • Francis & Co, solicitors, Cambridge: further misc practice and clients' papers 1815-20th cent, with foundation deed of the Jermyn exhibition at Trinity College 1582 1582-20th cent (R104/062)
  • Ely and South Witchford Petty Sessions (addnl): returns of licensed houses 1870-1873 (R104/015)
  • Ginn & Co, solicitors, Cambridge: business and clients' records 19th-20th cent, incl papers rel to WK Bird, vinegar brewers, Watts & Co, merchants, both of Cambridge,and Chivers & Son, jam makers, of Histon from c1826, with Burgh Hall in Swaffham Bulbeck manorial minutes 1874-1903 19th cent-20th cent (R104/038)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Horwood & James, solicitors, Aylesbury: additional client deeds and papers 1700-1929 (AR 106/2004)

Cornwall Record Office

  • T J Chellew & Son, solicitors, St Ives: additional client papers 1800-1999
  • Cornish & Birtill, solicitors, Penzance: additional records, client papers 1700-1999 (CB)
  • Meesons solicitors, Ringwood: client papers for Helston and Penzance 1559-1731 (X1236)
  • Peter, Peter & Sons, solicitors, Launceston: client papers 1400-1999

Cumbria Record Office, Carlisle Headquarters

  • Arnison & Co, solicitors, Penrith: candidates book rel to Inglewood Club, Penrith, and deeds rel to Milburn and Melmerby 1799-1957 (DAR)

Dumfries and Galloway Archives

  • McJerrow & Stevens, solicitors, Lockerbie: accounts and administrative records of local farms 1903-1961 (GGD539)

Durham County Record Office

  • ER Hanby Holmes, solicitors, Barnard Castle: additional records 19th-20th cent (D/HH)

East Riding of Yorkshire Archives and Records Service

  • Beverley Borough Petty Sessions: additional records incl justices' minutes 19th cent (PSBE)
  • North Holderness Petty Sessions: records incl justices' minutes, court register, court orders and register of applications for bastardy orders 1868-1958 (PSNH)
  • North Hunsley Beacon Petty Sessions: additional recors incl justices' minutes and court orders 1853-1958 (PSHN)

Glamorgan Record Office

  • Gwyn and Gwyn solicitors, Cowbridge: additional papers (DGG)

Gloucestershire Record Office

  • Goldingham & Jotcham, solicitors: business and client papers 1700-1999 (D654)
  • Haines & Sumner, solicitors: client papers and papers rel to St Lucy's Children's Hospital, Gloucester 1895-1950 (D9918)
  • AE Smith & Son, solicitors: additional clients papers 1704-1925 (D2219)
  • Wellington & Clifford, solicitors: additional records, letter books, bill books, ledgers and papers 1700-1999 (D1241)
  • Stroud Petty Sessions: addiitional records incl minute and deposition books, financial and other papers 1800-1999 (PS/SD)

Gwent Record Office

  • Waddington & Co, solicitors: financial records, letter books, will books and misc papers c1850-1940

Gwynedd Archives, Caernarfon Record Office

  • Carter, Vincent & Co, solicitors: additional records (XD3)

Herefordshire Record Office

  • Gardner Dallimore, solicitors, Hereford: clients' deeds (CB50)
  • H Vaughan Vaughan & Co, solicitors: clients' deeds (CC4)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Fellows, solicitors, Rickmansworth: sales particulars and clients deeds and papers 17th cent-20th cent (Acc 4011)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Joseph Bradley, solicitor, Preston: diary 1853 (DDX 2453 acc 9648)
  • Joseph Briggs Dickson, solicitor, Preston: diary (DDX 2464 acc 9665)
  • William Dickson, solicitor, Preston: diary (DDX 2464 acc 9665)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • Petty Sessions records: Alford Magistrates Court: court registers. Boston Magistrates' Court: court registers, registers of offenders and registers of the Juvenile Court. Horncastle Magistrates' Court: court registers and registers of the Juvenile Court. Kirton & Skirbeck Magistrates' Court: court registers, registers of the Juvenile Court, minutes of the court and licensing registers. Louth Magistrates' Court: court registers and registers of the Juvenile Court. Skegness Magistrates' Court: court registers, registers of the Juvenile Court and registers of the Enforcement Court. Spilsby Magistrates' Court: court registers and registers of the Juvenile Court. 1886-1992 (PS/VARIOUS)

London Metropolitan Archives: Joint Archive Service of the Corporation of London

  • S F Miller Vardon and Miller solicitors, Westminster: ledgers, client files, cash and letter books 1799-1934 (TC)
  • Greater London Coroners Court: Eastern: West Ham coroners court case files 1938-1964 (COR/E)
  • Middlesex Quarter Sessions: commissions of the peace fragments 1600-1699 (MJP/Q)
  • Middlesex Quarter Sessions: warrants with schedule 1770-1948 (MJ/SP/PW)
  • Wandsworth Petty Sessions: licensing petty sessions 1952-1970 (PS/WAN)
  • Middlesex sessions: administrative records 1600-1900 (MA/C/L)

Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • Leslie E Duncan Darley, solicitor, Rochester: client papers 1773-1902 (DE965)
  • Medway Magistrates Court: additional juvenile and senior court registers 1990-93 (PS/Me)

Merseyside Record Office

  • Kirkdale Petty Sessions: court minute books, registers, juvenile court registers, warrant books, orders, financial records, licensing registers and plans 1885-1962 (M347 PSK)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Tony Martin, Norfolk farmer: letters and cards to Barbara Husk, with related news cuttings and papers 2000-2003 (ACC 2004/26)
  • Garrod & Burne, solicitors, Diss: ledgers 1908-1921 (ACC 2004/70)
  • Hayes & Storr, solicitors, Fakenham (addnl): clients' deeds and papers mainly rel to property at Blakeney, Gaywood, Fakenham, King's Lynn and Wiveton 1711-1934 (ACC 2004/116)
  • Pomeroy & Son, solicitors, Wymondham (addnl): clients' deeds and papers mainly rel to property in Attleborough, Norwich and Tivetshall and to Colton rectory 1353-20th cent (ACC 2004/28, 86, 172-73, 175, 181, 192)

Powys County Archives Office

  • Montgomeryshire Magistrates Court: court registers 1911-2003 (M/PS)
  • Montgomeryshire Quarter Sessions: notebook of John Prothero and Evan Arthur rel to inspections of beer, spirits, candles, tobacco and licensed premises in Newtown 1815 (M/X/151)

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • Borthwick family of Crookston: volume of newspapers from the library of John Borthwick (1787-1845), advocate, with his notes on them 1832-1841 (SBA/269)

Sheffield Archives

  • Hallamshire Petty Sessions, West Riding of Yorkshire: juvenile and adult court registers 1955-74 (2004/10)

The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland

  • Loughborough Magistrates Court: register of payments and receipts, fines and fees account book c1949-67 (DE6662)

Walsall Local History Centre

  • Addison O'Hare, solicitors,: records incl clients papers 19th-20th cent (Acc.No.1184)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • Henley-in-Arden Magistrates Court: registers 1969-1972 (CR3847)
  • North Warwickshire Magistrates Court: minutes and registers 1949-1990 (CR3933)
  • Solihull Magistrates Court: additional court registers 1966-1978 (CR3847)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • Glamorgan Quarter Sessions: calendar of prisoners 1942-1943 (D/D PRO/HMP)


National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Lionel Henry Daiches, advocate: corresp and papers (Acc.12278)
  • Stair Society: records 1934-2003 (Acc.12416)


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • David Daube, jurist: papers and library
  • Ledingham Chalmers, solicitors, Aberdeen: additional records 18th cent-20th cent

Cambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre

  • Sir Dingle Mackintosh Foot (1905-1978), lawyer and politician: further papers and photographs (DGFT)

Glasgow University Archive Services

  • Catherine Hastie, law graduate: papers rel to her employment with the Foreign Office and UNESCO (Accn 2519)

London Metropolitan University: The Women's Library

  • Margherita Rendel, educationalist and lawyer: corresp and papers 1970-1979 (7/MHR)

London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives Division

  • Michael Hellman, mental health campaigner: corresp rel to his campaign to obtain an enquiry into his treatment at Horton Hospital, Epsom 1955-2004 (HELLMAN)