'Humber Foreshore and Banks'

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(a) Plans of entrance to Humber (1684 and 1852) in connexion with Holderness Embankment and Reclamation Bill, 1866

(b) Rental of foreshore land, 1841 - 1877

(c) Summary of paper 'On the Outfall of the Humber' by W. Shelford, 1869

(d) Extract from Paull Inclosure Award and Act, 1822

(e) Copy of Paull Inclosure plan, 1822

(f) Correspondence and other papers relating to removal of gravel and shingle at Hornsea and Kilnsea, 1870 - 1897

(g) Memorandum on estimate for Ramsgate Harbour, 1873 - 1874

(h) Copy of correspondence relating to Clyde foreshore, 1873

(i) Extracts from De la Pryme's Diary concerning Grimsby, Cleethorpes, Aire and Calder, Ferriby Sluice and R. Ancholme, 1697 - 1698

(j) Statement on sales of foreshore rights under Crown Lands Act, 1866., 1872

(k) Copies of plans of parts of Humber foreshore (2), not dated

(l) Copy of Elloughton, Brough and Waldby Inclosure Act, 1794

(m) Copy. Correspondence with Home Department as to probability of flooding at South Cave (at Crabley), 1866

(n) Copy. Plan of foreshore at South Cave. 1787 and 1861

(o) Copy. Plan of foreshore at Ellerker, 1766

(p) Notice of meeting concerning Wallingfen Improvements, 1869

(q) Extract from De la Pryme's Diary concerning Whitton, 1698

(r) Extract from `London Gazette' relating to limits of ports of Bridlington, Hull, Boston and Grimsby, 1848

(s) Returns relating to Harbour Loans, 1869 - 1871

(t) Abstract of Accounts of Harwich Harbour Conservancy Board (1863 - 1870)

(u) Extract from Report of a meeting at Hornsea relating to gravel, 1866

(v) Report to Board of Trade on Harbours of Refuge (Holyhead, Dover, Alderney, Spurn Point, Portpatrick, St. Catherine's (Jersey)), 1869

(w) Summonses for removal of shingle from foreshore of R. Humber at Kilnsea. (3), 1869

(x) Notices. Orders of Board of Trade prohibiting removal of shingle from Spurn Point and foreshore between Spurn Point and Hornsea (3),

1868 - 1869

(y) Newspaper cuttings. Prosecutions for taking shingle at Spurn and Withernsea, 1869 - 1871

(z) Report of case of the Queen in William v. Nicholson: removal of shingle at Withernsea, 1870

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