Financial documents, undated

Scope and Content


Joseph Richardson’s personal debts, including bills presented to his estate. Hand written. 53 items.

Copy of a proposal agreement relating to debenture shares in the Drury Lane Theatre. Undated. Hand written. 1 item. Access to this item is restricted due to conservation reasons.

Theatre Royal Drury Lane Account of the Expenditure of £150,000.00, arising from the New Renters Shares granted for the purpose of raising a fund sufficient to pay off the mortgages and rebuild the Theatre. Undated. Printed. 1 item.

No 2 Copy of Messrs Drewe & Hammersley’s trust account. Nowell Essex Street. Undated. Hand written. 1 item.

Undated claim letters.

Document showing the ‘Claim of Mr White and the Trustees of Mrs Martindale on the Theatre Royal Drury Lane’. Undated. Hand written.

Undated account of salaries, handwritten. 2 items.

List of names in alphabetical order with monetary amounts by each entry. Undated. Hand written. 1 item.

Case document ‘For the Opinion of’ regarding Mrs Richardson and her children and their claim for £6,000.00 from the Drury Lane Theatre. Date uncertain. Hand written. 1 item

Letter addressed to Mr Kay, Simpson Place, Brighton describing the purchase of Mr Garrick’s share in Drury Lane Theatre. Writing paper has embossed crown with the letters BATH underneath. Dated 17 August [?]. Hand written. 1 item.

Drury Lane Theatre Debentures. Hand Written. Undated. 1 item.

Conditions Governing Access

Access to some items will be restricted due to conservation reasons.