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Collection Level Description: Tenants' Ledger for the Canon Frome Estate of William Hopton

Reference: MSS. Top. Herefs. c. 3-4
Title: Tenants' Ledger for the Canon Frome Estate of William Hopton
Dates of Creation: 1728-1832
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Rev. William Hopton

Language of Material: English

Scope and Content

Tenants' ledger for the Canon Frome estate of William Hopton, 1817-32, giving details of rents, crops, and repairs, with related letters and papers, 1728-1832.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by the Library from Henry Bristow, Monthly list no. 1 (1975), 71.

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Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 54377-8.

Access Points


Landlord and tenant

Hopton | William | d. 1841 | clergyman

Canon Frome (England)

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