LONE BARN FARM EAST GARSTON BERKSHIRE COLLECTION

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Contains: Correspondence of Francis W Pounds 1897-1902, 1915 and William Pounds 1964; farm ledger 1910-1938; inventory and valuation 1897, 1914; statement of financial details of the sale of Lone Barn Farm 1920.

Administrative / Biographical History

The farm size is 150 acres; le challey soils; tenants to Sir Francis Burdett until 1921, when the farm was bought by F. Pounds.

Arrangement

1 CORRESPONDENCE

2 LEDGERS

3 VALUATIONS

4 SUNDRY PAPERS

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation

Acquisition Information

Presented on permanent deposit December 1965 (Farm Records Accession number 28)

Note

Compiled by Caroline Gould, January 2003

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at the Museum of English Rural Life

Conditions Governing Use

Please contact the Archivist

Subjects