A Collection of Deeds Relating to Long Clawson and Nether Broughton, Leicestershire, 1616-1892

Scope and Content

This collection contains 19 bundles of deeds relating to Long Clawson and Nether Broughton, Leicestershire, 1616-1892.

Administrative / Biographical History

This collection concerns the purchase of lands by John Moore of Long Clawson, during the eighteenth century, and the subsequent disposal of these lands by his family and his executor, Thomas Clifton, to Thomas Hallam of Nottingham.


The documents remain in the bundles in which they were received. Catalogue numbers refer to bundles rather than to individual manuscripts.

Access Information

ACCESS: Accessible to all registered readers.

REPROGRAPHIC: Photocopies and photographic copies can be supplied for educational use and private study purposes only, depending on the condition of the documents.

Other Finding Aids

NOTE: Copyright on all Finding Aids belongs to the University of Nottingham.

  • In the Reading Room, University of Nottingham Library: Typescript Catalogue, 4 pp
  • At the National Register of Archives, London: Typescript Catalogue, 4 pp

Conditions Governing Use

COPYRIGHT: Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult. Permission to make any published use of any material from the collection must be sought in advance in writing from the Keeper of the Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections (email mss-library@nottingham.ac.uk ). The Department will try to assist in identifying copyright owners but the responsibility for copyright clearance before publication ultimately rests with the reader.

LANGUAGE: English.

Custodial History

This small collection of deeds and other papers was presented to the University Library in 1936.