Tench Family Diaries

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Tench family and friends' holiday diaries, S.W. England and Wales, 1919-34; 4 diaries of elderly lady, 1960-3.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Tench family and associates included M.A. Tench, M. Tench, Georgiana Tench, W. Evans and K.E. Duke. During the period 1919-1934 the family holidayed in the South West of England, West Wales and the Isle of Wight. From 1960-3, Georgiana Tench lived with her daughter in Wandsworth.

Reference: Accessions file for MSS.255

Conditions Governing Access

Access : Open

Archivist's Note

An authority file exists for the Tench family (GB 152 AAR0988).

Custodial History

The collection was donated to the Centre by Guildford Muniment Room, Surrey Record Office, which had received the diaries from Mr. H.E. Hiley, a friend of the Tench family.