Three women linking arms. Cat ref: Coal 80/673/013 Accessions to repositories
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Major accessions to repositories in 2010 relating to Medieval and Early Modern


Berkshire Record Office

  • Windsor Borough: register of final concords and memoranda 1597-1863 (D/EZ 169)

Cambridgeshire Archives

  • Cambridge Antiquarian Society: additional records, incl survey of Cambridgeshire court rolls and other manorial documents (1938) and deed of Philip de Beauchamp for land in Saxton c.1220-40 c1220-1956 (R110/012)

Centre for Kentish Studies

  • Rice family of Dane Court, Tilmanstone: family papers 1684-2001 (Acc7747)

Cheshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Aston family, baronets, of Aston Hall: estate rentals and accounts, household and personal accounts, misc minor accounts and particulars rel to estates at Kingsbury, Nuneaton (Warwicks), Southrey (Norfolk), Houlegrave and Sutton c1622-1861 (DTA)
  • Bull issued by Pope John XXIII to the Abbots of Combermere and Vale Royal and the Archdeacon of Nottingham, rel to the travel of John Leyot, Dean of St John's Church, Chester 28 Jan 1412 (D 7795)
  • Deed of gift by Henry de Wevere to Randle de Hellisby and Amicia , daughter of Henry de Wevere on their marriage nd [13th cent] (D7890)

City of Westminster Archives Centre

  • Eyre family of St Johns Wood: financial and administrative records including estate papers, maps, plans, terriers and rent books, cash books and deeds and architectural papers 1522-2010 (Acc 2650 to Acc 2652)

Cumbria Record Office, Kendal

  • Allithwaite manor: copy extracts of court rolls 1616-1813 (WDX 1654)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Ripley Parish Council: accounts incl overseers of the poor and constable accounts 1674-1693 (D7311)

Devon Record Office

  • Pellew family, Viscounts Exmouth of Canonteign: deeds corresp and naval papers 1542-1883 (7818)
  • Dartington Hall: records of the Dartington Hall Trust 1653-2005 (7881)

Doncaster Archives Department

  • Fountayne, later Montagu, family of Melton Hall: deeds and estate papers 1231-1927 (DD/MONTAGU)

Dorset History Centre

  • Fox-Pitt-Rivers family of Rushmore: maps and estate papers, court books for Dorset manors 1646-1881 (D/PIT)

Essex Record Office

  • Harvey family of Rolls Park: additional family and estate papers 1648-1931 (A12888, A12891, A12970)

Gwent Record Office

  • Abergavenny manor and lordship: leases and sale particulars 1626-1907 (D5253)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Charter recording exchange of lands in Mapledurham and Petersfield between Durford Abbey and Richard Bruton of Lye 1301 (11A10)

Hull History Centre (Hull City Archives)

  • Park Street Unitarian Church, Hull: records incl minutes and womens friendly society minutes 1524-1990 (C DCU)

Huntingdonshire Archives

  • Bluntisham Feoffees: deeds, corresp and papers 1629-1977 (Acc. 5390)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Richard Dumbreck's Singleton Trust: deeds and records 1673-1956 (DDX 2750)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Diocese of London: records incl Fund parsonage papers, advisory committee papers, legal papers, petition, corresp, faculty papers 1423-1999 (DL)

Midlothian Council Archives

  • Charter of land to Sir James Lockhart of Lee, incl seal of Leith 1665 (LSA63)

Norfolk Record Office

  • John Wentworth, 1st Baronet Colonial Governor: copy swan register, made by John Martin c1649-1900 (MC 2712)
  • Bantoft, Broadley & Ward, solicitors, King's Lynn: rentals and other records for the manors of Methwold on the part of Lancaster, in Upwell, Outwell and Welney and Methwold in Hilgay on the part of Lancaster (1590-1794) with deeds and papers rel to Burnham Westgate, King's Lynn, Sporle with Palgrave and elsewhere 1590-1904 (ACC 2009/341)
  • Francis Hornor & Son, surveyors and land agents, Norwich: additional records incl business accounts, private estate and charity records and a swan roll 16th-20th cent (ACC 2010/16, 129)
  • Shipdham manor: court papers 1622, 1655, 1703-74 (ACC 2010/178)
  • Exemplification and inspeximus of Henry IV rel to common rights of the vills of South Creake and West Barsham with related papers 1405 (MC 2748)
  • Charter of Edward I granting a market and fair in North Creake, with deed rel to land in South Creake and related modern notes 1281, 1438 (MC 2706)
  • Great Witchingham manor: rentals for 1496 (17th century copy) and 1551 15th-17th cent (MC 2745/2-3)

North Devon Record Office

  • Muckford Farm, Bishops Nympton: deeds and papers 1664-1992 (A330)
  • John Andrew Trust, Bideford: accounts 1605-1950 (A338)

Somerset Heritage Centre

  • Taunton Archdeaconry: ecclesiastical court case re deduction of tithes (Latin) with transcript and English summary 1575-1982 (DD\WM)
  • Maps, photographs and papers re Hinton St George and Hinton Estate (Chris Dunseath) 1300-2009 (A\DDJ)

Stirling Council Archive Service

  • Cowane's Hospital Trust, Stirling: records c1409-2010 (1430)

Surrey History Centre

  • Prichard family of Surrey: deeds and family papers c1447-1999 (8715)
  • Grant with warranty between John son of John de Bekeham, and Matthew Pikard and Elysea his wife, rel to property in Beddington c1225-50 (8692)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Baker family of Northchapel and Chiddingfold: family and estate papers 15th-20th cent (Acc 15974)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • Pleydell-Bouverie family, Earls of Radnor: Kent (Folkestone) estate papers, Wilts (Longford Castle etc) estate and household records, game and cellar books, Berks (Coleshill) corresp and accounts, family corresp and trust papers 1600-1999 (1946)
  • Gore family of Alderton: deeds (47) 1410-1637 (3849)
  • South Marston parish: registers and records 1539-1991 (3847)


British Library, Manuscript Collections

  • Manorial accounts of Eltham and unnamed manor in Oxfordshire (perhaps Woodstock) c1535-1536 (MS Additional 88952)
  • Prayer roll of Prince Henry prior to his accession in 1509, incl prayers in Latin and rubrics in English c1491-1499 (MS Additional 88929)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Sharpe family of Hoddam: estate corresp 1659-1812 (Acc.13218)

National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)

  • Bruce family of Kinross House: additional papers of the Graham family of Kinross and the Montgomery family of Stanhope 16th cent-20th cent (GD29)
  • Dalziel Kirk Session: records 1644-1938 (CH2/462)

Parliamentary Archives

  • House of Commons: a relation of the material passages of Parliament from 1623-1628 c1630 (HL/PO/RO/1/197)


Lambeth Palace Library

  • St James within Aldgate parish: consecration document 1623 (Acc 2010-29)


Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts

  • Sir John Moore, MP and Lord Mayor of London: letters to Moore rel to lead trade in Derbyshire and West Yorkshire 1669-83
  • John Sergeant, Roman Catholic controversialist: theological treatises 1648-55

Trinity College Dublin

  • Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector: letter of protection for Redmond Roch 1649 (IE TCD MS 11378)