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Collection Level Description: Papers of Chandlings Farm, Kennington

Reference: MSS. Ch. Berks. 1251-1284
Title: Papers of Chandlings Farm, Kennington
Dates of Creation: 1480-1746
Extent: 34 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English and Latin

Administrative/Biographical History

Chandlings Farm, Kennington, Berkshire (now Oxfordshire).

Scope and Content

A group of 34 deeds and legal papers, mainly feoffments and leases, concerning the title of Chandlings Farm. The collection includes a rough sketch plan of the property, early 17th century.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was given to the Library by Rev. Professor C.W. Dugmore in 1974.

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Chandlings Farm | Kennington (England)

Berkshire (England)

Kennington (England)

Oxfordshire (England)

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