Scope and Content

Consists of loose accounts, receipts and papers relating to Bovingdon Bury Farm, Bovingdon, Hertfordshire 1761-1785

Administrative / Biographical History

In the period covered by the accounts, the farm appears to have been occupied by John BATCHELOR. The landlord, Caleb LOMAX was a minor. His affairs were administered at first by Benjamin HANBURY and afterwards by Ruth HANBURY, his widow

Conditions Governing Access

Available for consultation

Acquisition Information

Presented in 1966 on permanent loan by Rothamsted Experimental Station, accession number 496

Other Finding Aids

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

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Please contact the Archivist

Corporate Names

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