Deeds relating to 18 small properties in West Hanney, Berkshire.
West Hanney Deeds
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Ch. Berks. 1326-1410
- Dates of Creation1670-1826
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description85 shelfmarks
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The properties included in this collection were all eventually purchased by more than one James Smith of West Hanney, 1711-64, and bequeathed by James Smith the younger, yeoman, to his nephews John Holmes and John Robins, 1809.
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The deeds were bought by the Library in 1975.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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