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Accession Number: 04-1006


Sheffield, England area property documents collection. -- 1727-1822. -- 1 folder.

Biography / History

Sheffield is located in north central England.

Custodial History

Collection was in the custody of John R. Glew before it was donated to Trent University Archives.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of documents relating to properties in the Counties of Derby and York in the area of Sheffield, England. People named on the documents include James Brightmore, Jonathan Green, Thomas Fox, Alexander Hollingworth, Mary Downes, James Mowor, Richard Rawlins, W. Thomas Seaders, Benjamin Baker, Simon Skidmore, Robert Brawwell, Benjamin Schofield, Tho. Bowman, L.L. Crossland, Edward Creswick, Wm. Corkayne, and James Creswick.


Title based on the contents of the collection.
Collection acquired from Mr. John R. Glew.
Restrictions: Do not unfold documents to flat position; do not photocopy.