Three women linking arms. Cat ref: Coal 80/673/013 Accessions to repositories
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Major accessions to repositories in 2007 relating to Medieval and Early Modern


Berkshire Record Office

  • Kennington manor and farm records 1681-1999 (D/EX 2020)

Cambridgeshire Archives

  • Harlton parish: vestry audit book 1664-1738, with Fryer's charity accounts 1638-1729, etc 1638-1738 (R107/097)

Canterbury Cathedral Archives

  • Deed granting a croft in St Cosmas and Damian, Blean 1413 (U496)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Amersham United Charities: trustee minutes, with records of predecessor charities 1511-1964 (CH)
  • Swanbourne parish: records incl copy terriers, enclosure and tithe records, parish survey 1607-1852 (PR 202)
  • Wavendon manor: bailiff's accounts (non-consecutive) 1429-66 (D-X 1833)

Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies

  • DM Woodward, historian: research notes rel to overseas trade through the port of Chester in 16th and 17th century 1963-1969 (ZCR 7306)

City of Westminster Archives Centre

  • Grosvenor family, Dukes of Westminster: London (Westminster) estate papers incl legal and probate papers, deeds, leases, accounts, plans and photographs c1655-1983 (2530, 2529, 2528)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Linkinhorne parish: service registers, minutes and papers 1576-1989 (P125)
  • St Dennis parish: registers, minutes and papers 1610-1999 (P48)

Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Whitehaven

  • St Bees Free Grammar School: leases (3) of lands in Sandwith and St Bees 1609 (YDS 60/68)

Devon Record Office

  • Cornish family of Black Hall: deeds and estate papers incl records of the Fowell family 1588-1881 (7061)
  • Giffard family, Earls of Halsbury: family corresp, legal and genealogical papers 1592-2000 (7107)
  • Rolle family, Barons Rolle of Stevenstone: Devon estate accounts, rentals, deeds and papers 1400-2000 (7140)
  • Deeds and papers rel to Mathew, Pinsent, Clapp and Wright families of Feniton, Talaton, Devon 1561-1943 (7099)

Dorset History Centre

  • Bridport Monthly Meeting: records 1682-1980

East Sussex Record Office

  • Kenward family of Fletching: papers 1657-2006 (9632)

Essex Record Office

  • Aldham House, Hoe: bills and receipts for work done 1686-1687 (D/DU 1472 addl.)
  • Bovills Hall manor in Ardleigh: court rolls 1359-1789, court books 1731-1896, rentals 1648-1798 and steward's papers 1660-1890, with related deeds, sales catalogues and papers 1777-1906 1359-1906 (D/DU 2375)

Glamorgan Record Office

  • Knight family of Tythegston: Nottage Court (Glamorgan) records incl deeds, family and estate accounts and corresp c1300-1900 (DBLN)

Guildhall Library

  • London Cordwainers Company: ordinances 1572 (Ms 38417)

Gwynedd Archives, Caernarfon Record Office

  • Gwydir Estate: records 1668-1973 (XD38)

Hampshire Record Office

  • King family, printers and booksellers of Lymington: papers, mainly rel to property and settlement of estates 1665-1887 (149A07)
  • Porter family of Hadlow: deeds and papers rel mainly to Gold Hill Mill c1597-1909 (50A07)
  • Titchfield hundred lay subsidy list 1624 (176A07)
  • Upton Grey manor court book 1646-1827 (11A07)

Huntingdonshire Archives

  • Ramsey Abbey charter of Edward III 1334 (Accession 5177)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Speakman family of Culcheth: additional family papers incl deeds, photographs and biographical information rel to Harold Speakman-Brown c1600-2000 (DDX 312/ACC10204)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Trinity Hospital, Leicester: book of fee farm rents and yearly rents granted by Parliament to the hospital 1650 (DE7334)
  • Deeds rel to Groby and Rothley c1526-1823 (DE7202)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Greenford parish: records incl registers, vestry minutes, overseers rates and accounts, churchwardens accounts, briefs, PCC minutes, corresp, tithes, faculties, records rel to Betham's Charity and School, plans and photographs 1539-2006 (DRO/175)
  • St Mary the Virgin parish, Twickenham: registers, confirmations, churchwardens accounts, briefs, vestry minutes, overseers of the poor and accounts 1538-1961 (DRO/174)

Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • Title deeds to Owletts, Cobham, with deeds to neighbouring farms 1578-1796 (DE1136)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Norwich School: additional leases rel to Norwich and Repps with Bastwick properties 1609-1855 (ACC 2007/174)
  • Herringby, Stokesby and Thrigby deeds (3 items) 1428-1443 (MC 2488)
  • North Creake and South Creake deed rel to former property of John Bokenham 1469 (MC 2589)

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • Crag End farm, Sutton in Craven: deeds 1623-1850 (Z. 1261)
  • Prospect Farm, Whitby: deeds 1598-1905 (ZLF)
  • Giggleswick School: school charter 1553 (S/GGW)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Foljambe family of Osberton: Notts (Osberton, etc) estate papers and draft and copy title deeds, incl papers rel to Sherwood Forest c1595-1773 (7169)
  • Guild of St Mary, Nottingham: guild roll 1371 (7280)
  • Grant of land from William de Eton of Bonington to John, son of John de Leyk c1275 (7124)

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • Glover Incorporation of Perth: additional records incl sederunt and minute books, accounts, roll of members and papers 1593-1985 (ACC07/26)

Powys County Archives Office

  • Brecon Borough: records 1582-1974 (B/BR)

Somerset Record Office

  • James Stevens Cox (1910-1997): 'Ilchester and Somerset Collection' incl deeds, court rolls, papers rel to the Tynte and Grevill families and signed MS of Toulmin's 'History of Taunton' 1200-2000 (A/CTP)

Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Staffordshire County Record Office

  • Brough, Brindley and Davenport families of Ball Haye: additional deeds, family and estate papers 16th-20th cent (D6684)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • Willes family of Newbold Comyn: Warwicks (Whitnash, etc) and Northants deeds and papers 12th-20th cent, Warwicks (Leamington and Whitnash) manorial records 17th cent and Warwicks and Northants estate and household accounts from 17th cent, with papers of Edward Willes (1694-1768), Chief Baron of the Irish Exchequer, mid 18th cent 12th cent-20th cent (CR 4141)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • Price, Jenkins and Benthall families of Glan-twrch: estate papers, deeds, legal papers and personal papers rel to estates in the parishes of Ystradgynlais, Llansamlet and Cadoxtyon-juxta-Neath c1600-1899 (D/D Je)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Calderdale

  • Crossley family of Hebden Bridge: additional family, estate and business records 1620-1885 (WYC:1117)
  • Stansfield and Wadsworth deeds 1578-1803 (WYC:1372)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • Deeds and leases rel to Great Chalfield farm and other properties 1631-1903 (1320)

Worcestershire Record Office, County Hall Branch

  • List of Worcestershire Gentry 1673 (BA14684)


Island Archives Service, Guernsey

  • Peter Tooley Collection: deeds and papers chiefly rel to the Hocart family 1600-2000
  • Durand family of Guernsey: deeds and papers 1400-2000

Jersey Archive

  • Bauche and Arthur families: contracts 1630-1950 (JA/1255)
  • St John parish, Jersey: additional records incl minutes rate and electoral lists 1675-1974 (JA/1245)
  • Misc historical papers of Ian Monins, book collector, Jersey 1500-2000 (JA/1327)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Gordon family of Ellon: papers rel to the lands of Kermuck and Ellon, and to the family of Gordon of Ellon 1495-1959 (Dep.274)


Representative Church Body Library

  • Sir Nathaniel Lloyd, master of Trinity Hall, Cambridge: annotated copy of Constitutions and canons ecclesiastical (1678) (RCBL MS 794)

Wellcome Library

  • Stieber family of Krollendorf, Lower Austria: medical recipe book 1590-1657 (MS.8513)
  • Unnamed, medical scholar: tables and treatises on the computation of the calendar, astronomy and astrology c1425 (MS.8515)


Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • English legal commonplace book (in law French) c1620 (MS Add. 9754)
  • Jose Arnolfini: discourse on the state of the Spanish monarchy 1662, with letter on the prospects of France declaring war on Spain 1665 1662-65 (MSS Add. 9766-67)

Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections

  • Mellish family of Hodsock: additional records c1664-1991 (Me)

St Andrews University Library

  • James Sharp, Archbishop of St Andrews: notebook containing itineraries and expenses c1660 (ms38629)