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FULLER, Alfred (original documents relating to London and Middlesex)

Senate House Library, University of London -- Special Collections

Overview

This is a collection of property documents (title deeds etc) containing lists of property owners. It has a scattered chronological and geographical basis, with various internal indexes to the collections by place, county and date.

Detailed usage description

Contents include copies of correspondence, court rolls, rent rolls, grants, conveyances, rentals, deeds, bonds, indentures, and other legal papers relating to London and the surrounding area, 1597-1774. Many relate to London and the Home Counties

Some of the documents are in Latin and some have seals attached. Some are in obscure and difficult to read English hands with numerous abbreviations.

How to tell if the collection is useful

If you have a general interest in the history of the South East, this collection will probably be of interest. If you would like to browse these documents, email , Senate House Library, University of London.

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Access arrangements

Reference access to Senate House Library holdings for members of the public costs £5 per day, or £25 for seven days. Access to archival holdings generally requires that you make prior arrangement with the . Details of membership arrangements and opening hours are available on their website.

More Information

The catalogue number for this collection is MS Fuller. A collection level description of this collection is available on AIM25.

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Abstracting information

Usage Themes Geographic area covered Size of collection Dates
  • Local history
  • Occupations
  • Contextualising information
  • Pre 1750

London and southern England

102 items are included.

1597 -- 1774

Glossary

The Helpers system is developed as part of the Accessing our Archival and Manuscript Heritage project, at Senate House Library, University of London, funded by the Laser Foundation and the EARL Consortium. Please see the project website for further details.