Papers of Chandlings Farm, Kennington

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Ch. Berks. 1251-1284
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      English, and Latin.
  • Physical Description
      34 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

A group of 34 deeds and legal papers, mainly feoffments and leases, concerning the title of Chandlings Farm. The collection includes a rough sketch plan of the property, early 17th century.

Administrative / Biographical History

Chandlings Farm, Kennington, Berkshire (now Oxfordshire).

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

The collection was given to the Library by Rev. Professor C.W. Dugmore in 1974.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.