Bursar's files: ''Pearson Bequest South Wingfield''

Scope and Content

Comprises: estate and financial papers, 1942 - 1945; correspondence about sale of Crown Farm at Oakerthorpe, South Wingfield (Derbys), 1943 - 1944 (with tracing from Ordnance Survey 25 inch map, nd); correspondence about sale of the Manor Hotel, South Wingfield, 1944 - 1945; correspondence about sale of third share of Ufton Fields Farms at Oakerthorpe, 1944 (with fire insurance certificate, 1942); and files concerning deaths of Francis Pearson, 1944, and Amherst Pearson, 1945 Note: Francis and Amherst Pearson were brothers of Henry Pearson, the benefactor, and received annuities under his will

Related Material

South Wingfield: Vol 2 of W. J. Harrison's notes on estates: Pearson, Safe A: 3/ 28, Above cupboard: 3/ 1-9, 8/ 12/ 50-53