The collection contains account books relating to the operations of St Katherine's Farm. There are books listing sums inwards and outwards, 1819-1829; the debit and credit of Samuel Tusting, 1821-1870; and the account current, 1819-1823, and sums outwards, 1819-1821, of Thomas Clater. These papers are supplemented by bundles and loose papers, 1805-1852, comprised of financial records, such as additional accounts, bills, receipts, cheques, and details of pay and expenditure; building plans; leases; records of operations; details of stocks and shares; and plans for a threshing machine.
St Katherine's Farm, Eastville: Accounts and papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.8109
- Dates of Creation1805-1870
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description2 boxes
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
St Katherine's Farm in Eastville, Lincolnshire, was owned by John Trotter of Durham Park. His tenants included Thomas Clater and Samuel Tusting.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.
Transferred from the Department of Applied Biology, Cambridge, 1975.
Other Finding Aids
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.