Business notebooks and ledgers.
Records of the firm of land agents William A. Wood of the East Riding of Yorkshire Valuers' Association
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
In Bulmer's Directory/Gazetteer for 1890, William Abel Wood is described as a major landowner and listed as the owner of Green Farm in the township of Lillings Ambo. He is also included as the Councillor for the Sutton-in-the-Forest division of the North Riding.
Access is unrestricted
The gift of June Wood through Mr David Brotherton, ca.1996
Other Finding Aids
The archive is accompanied by partial indexes. An extensive although incomplete name index is also available within the Special Collections department in the form of a computer database (the "Wood" database), which staff can search on behalf of enquirers.