Hayward Papers

Scope and Content

Assorted business papers, incl. legal correspondence re Hayward v. Mounce, and liquidation c1898-1900, trade catalogues 1918-1919, copy of periodical System: the magazine of business, June c1918, receipts and general correspondence 1892-1920, railway timetable for South Devon and Cornwall to London 1898.

Administrative / Biographical History

W.T. Hayward was an agricultural firm based at Leat Mills, Lifton, Devon, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The firm is listed in the 1910 Kelly's Directory for Devon under a William Thomas Heyward who is cited as farmer, miller, corn and coal merchant, traction engine and thrashing machine proprietor.

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Description compiled by Charlotte Berry, Archivist, 22 April 2004, and encoded into EAD 2 June 2004.

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Custodial History

Transferred to Special Collections from the Main Library, 2004.

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