Bundle "D. Dunham Hall Dry Rot"

Scope and Content

The bundle contains a quotation from Beckett & Co. of Hartford co. Ches for the treatment and repair of dry-rot at Dunham Massey Hall, "which is spreading and requires prompt attention or it will quickly spread throughout the building." There is also a copy letter from W.D. Bullock at the Stamford Estate Office in Altrincham to Sir Thomas Wright [of Leicester, solicitor to the Countess of Stamford & Warrington], giving a report on the state of dry-rot.

Acquisition Information

Received from the Stamford Estate Office in Altrincham on 21 February 1991.