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Collection Level Description: Collection of Cambridgeshire Deeds

Reference: MSS. Ch. Cambs. 185-269, Lincs. 1382, Norfolk 847-8
Title: Collection of Cambridgeshire Deeds
Dates of Creation: 1617-1857
Extent: 88 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Scope and Content

88 deeds, of which 85 relate to Cambridgeshire, including 14 militia commissions, 1852-57, and an appointment of Deputy Lieutenant 1852. The other three deeds relate to Lincolnshire and Norfolk.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The deeds were purchased at a Hodgson Sale in 1935.

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Cambridgeshire (England)

Lincolnshire (England)

Norfolk (England)

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