Wadham College deeds

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Deeds relating to Oxfordshire:

  • a terrier of estates in South Weston, 1847, with a custom of commonable lands
  • copies of deeds relating to Hampton Gay, 19th century
  • deeds relating to property at Shipton-o-Cherwell (1886) and Hampton Gay (1863-1881), including a conveyance to Wadham College from the Duke of Marlborough.

Administrative / Biographical History

Wadham College held land in Oxfordshire.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Acquisition Information

Deposited by the wardens and fellows of Wadham College in 1954.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.