Bound volume, 'Beverley Bits'

Scope and Content


a) Poll book, 1799

b) Report of the trial of William Beverley v. Middleton (bond in connection with a mortgage; Beverley Bank), 1812

c) Names of Magistrate and Officers; and Practice and Proceedings of East Riding Quarter Sessions, 14 July 1872

d) Address by Robert Christie Burton to Freemen and Burgesses of Beverley relating to their rights and priviledges, 1818

e) Form of Trust deed for Methodist Chapels, 1819

f) Squibs and handbills relating to a Mayor-Choosing at Beverley, 1824

g) Printed letter. Francis Iveson to Daniel Sykes: new road from Westfield Road to Raywell Gate, Cottingham: With plan, 1826

h) Report of enquiry into state of Beverley Corporation. Compiled by J. Wharton, 1833

i) Account of Beverley Charitable Estates, 1837

j) Resolution of Council and letters relating to Beverley pastures, 1839

k) Extract (pp.43 - 460 from a book relating to theology and Methodism; letters to R. M. Beverley from George Heaton, Doncaster, and Mark Robinson, Beverley, [circa 1831]

l) Proceedings at Beverley Grammer School on resignation of headmaster, Rev. Z. S. Warren, 28 June 1842

m) Report on Sanitary condition of Beverley, 1850

n) Transcript of Mr. Sergeant Wilkins' speech on behalf of defendants in Martin v. Boyes and others: cutting down trees in North Bar, 23 July 1877

o) Byelaws made by Corporation as Local Board of Health, 1869

p) Report of Mr. Hind, Trustee of Beverley Minster New Fund, to Town Council, 1 January 1877

q) Offprint from 'Yorkshire Archeological and Topographical Journal' on the discovery of a well in Beverley Minster by William Stephenson, 1877

r) Byelaws for good rule and government of Beverley as amended 6 February 1843, 1879

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