Correspondence of William H. Ashurst

Scope and Content

In this series of letters the legal matters Ashurst advises Owen are regularly discussed. Owen is often invited to visit Ashurst as his home and advise Ashurst for his forthcoming trip to America.

Administrative / Biographical History

Ashurst was a London based solicitor who acted as a legal advisor to Owen. He was involved with drawing up the lease of the Tytherley Estate on Owen's behalf.