Manuscript account book for an estate at Darley, Yorkshire, 1813-1826, including prices for materials, repairs and labour for an estate comprising a house, garden, cottages, stables, farmlands, and St Catherine's Chantry. Some of the leaves have notes and figures in pencil.
Darley Estate, Yorkshire
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- ReferenceGB 96 MS 254
- Dates of Creation1813-1826
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 volume containing 31 leaves.
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Darley is a village near Harrogate, North Yorkshire.
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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Manuscript octavo. Bound in calf.
Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.
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This manuscript was bought by Sir Thomas Phillipps, 1st Baronet (1792-1872), and became part of his library as MS 9126.