Papers of the Dashwood Family of West Wycombe, Bucks.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. D. D. Dashwood c. 1-31
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      English, Italian, French, and Latin.
  • Physical Description
      31 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Papers of the Dashwood family, including papers of John, 7th Earl of Westmorland and the Sandys family of Ombersley, Worcs.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Dashwood family, of West Wycombe, Bucks. (1300 - 1927).

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

Deposited in 1950, 1952 and succeeding years.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A full catalogue is available in the Library.

Related Material

Deeds and records of estate administration have been transferred to Buckinghamshire Records and Local Studies Service and material relating to Lincolnshire have been transferred to Lincolnshire Archives.

Geographical Names