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Major accessions to repositories in 2019 relating to Medieval and Early Modern


Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Deeds of property in Thornton 1318-1326 (AR 68/2019)

Cumbria Archive and Local Studies Centre, Whitehaven

  • Exchequer: Lay Subsidy Roll for Allerdale above Derwent Ward: List of persons paying the first two subsidies of the four subsidies granted by Parliament 1641 (YDX 736)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • David G Edwards (b1933), historian: research notes incl notebooks, note files, transcripts and copies of original sources, press cuttings, and some miscellaneous items c1500-2019 (D6939)
  • Hunloke family, baronets, of Wingerworth: estate maps 1675-1936 (D8000)
  • Riber Hall Farm, Matlock: documents incl surrenders, articles of agreements, Poor Rate Assessments, abstract of title and wills and probate 1651-1944 (D8221)
  • 15th century copy of deed, dated 1380/1, concerning property in Glossop between Emote Radclyff [Radcliffe] and her son Robert, and Jenkyn of Aynesworth [?parish of Chinley, Buxworth and Brownside], with transcription and notes from Professor A McIntosh c1400-1499 (D8250)
  • Deeds concerning property in Dore, South Yorkshire, Newbold, Derbyshire and Sheffield, South Yorkshire 1658-1837 (D8248)

Dorset History Centre

  • Fox Strangways, Earls of Ilchester Estate: medieval music, 2 sheets c1400 (D-FSI)
  • Amesbury charter 1305 (D-3188)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Substantial fragment of a foliated volume containing monumental inscriptions with heraldic illustrations 1679-1716 (13356)

Essex Record Office

  • Feoffment of 23 acres of pasture and woodground called Sams or Sames in Ashdon 1601 (A15245)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Deeds relating to land and tenement in Lockerley 1420-1429 (59A19)

Kent History and Library Centre

  • Thomas Hill, surveyor of Canterbury: map of William Tyndall's lands in the parishes of Midley, Old Romney, Lydd, Warehorne, Kenardington and Woodhcurch 1687 (U4202)
  • Accounts of stabling, shoemakers and carpenters' businesses in Lynsted 1664-1673 (U4205)
  • Deeds relating to land in Kingsnorth; letters patent addressed to William Warham (1450-1532), Archbishop of Canterbury 1509-1532 (U4193)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Copy of Henry VIII's charter of 1528 granting a Tuesday market and yearly fair to the inhabitants of Methwold 1587 (MC 3487)
  • Grant from Richard Vowell, prior of Walsingham, to Edward Cockett, knight, of lands and tenements in Appleton in the Manor of Flitcham 1537 (ACC 2019/127)

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • William Senior (fl 1628): maps of the Whorlton estate 1628 (ZJX)

Northumberland Archives

  • Digital copy of the Black Book of Hexham, a survey of the estates of Hexham Priory in 1379 2019 (NRO 12142 [NRO 672])

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • Muster Roll, Scottish Borders, Berwickshire 1680 (SBA/1221)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Deed and charter grant rel to land in Lepton and Kirkheaton c1200-1300 (KX490)

Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service

  • Grant, by Richard de Clifton, of his land called Hamstede at Clifton Juxta Severn Stoke, to Nicholas de Aston, adjoining the land of Nicholas Hycoun, called Lochfelde; incl annotated translations from Latin 1317 (16427)
  • Deed rel to the Manor of Shelve (Shell) 1547 (16383)


British Library, Manuscript Collections

  • English Civil War documents incl lists of the King's troops of horses, lists of ranks with wages, and letters (4) c1642-1644 (Add MS 89390)
  • Book of Hours, Use of York (The Percy Hours), illuminated ms forming the second part of the Percy Psalter c1275-1300 (Add MS 89379)
  • Thomas Langdon (d1638), surveyor, and Wilcocke, Henry (fl 1615), surveyor: maps (3) of land in Overton parish, Hampshire, owned by Corpus Christi College, Oxford 1615 (Add MS 89406)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Mary [Mary of Guise], (1515-1560) Queen of Scots, Consort of James V, and Regent of Scotland: letter to William Keith, 3rd Earl Marischal 1560 (Acc.14024)

National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services

  • Pedigree of Robert Davies, Gwysaney, Flintshire 1622 (NLW MS 24140)
  • Illuminated pedigree roll of Edward Puleston, compiled during the seventeenth century, on vellum 17th cent (NLW MS 24141)
  • Bound vols (3), containing corresp and papers, rel to the Gwysaney estate 17th cent (NLW MS 24144)
  • Grant of land dated 11 February 1555 pertaining to lands in Broughton, Merton and Tredesmowen in the commote of Coleshill, Flintshire. 1555 (NLW MS 24145)
  • John Salusbury (fl 1664) of Erbistock : pedigree roll recording the genealogy of the families of Puleston, Salop, Puleston of Emrall, Flintshire, and Puleston of Havod-y-Wern, Denbigh 1664 (NLW MS 24142)


Wellcome Collection

  • Manuscript containing domestic and culinary recipes, with calligraphic ownership statement, Mary Hawker, inscribed on inner leave c1691 (MS.9304)


Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Barritt family: Grant of an annuity to Robert Walpole and William Armestead, with an attached schedule of land 1636 (MS Add.10305)

University of Bristol: Theatre Collection

  • Shakespeare 2nd folio leaf 1632 (2019/30)