Miscellaneous papers relating to Nottinghamshire including deeds, sale catalogues, a map and postcards

Scope and Content

Mainly consists of property deeds, sales particulars, enclosure acts and postcards relating to various places within the county of Nottinghamshire. Also includes a map and survey of Girton, and correspondence and photograph relating to the war service of W. Dixon in the First World War.

Administrative / Biographical History

This material was formerly in the possession of a private donor.


Arranged by date

Access Information

Accessible to all readers.

Other Finding Aids

Copyright in all finding aids belongs to The University of Nottingham.

Online: Available on the Manuscripts Online Catalogue, accessible from the website of Manuscripts and Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult.

Permission to make any published use of any material from the collection must be sought in writing on our Permission to Publish form (see the Reprographics Services part of our website or email mss-library@nottingham.ac.uk)

Reprographic copies can be supplied for educational and private study purposes only, depending on access status and the condition of the documents.

Custodial History

The items were acquired in 2015. It was part of a larger collection of books and pamphlets relating to Nottinghamshire which was purchased by Manuscripts and Special Collections in 2015 from a Nottinghamshire bookseller. The books have been dispersed in the East Midlands and Special Collections; these items were not appropriate for the printed collections.

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