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Collection Level Description: Papers of the Dashwood Family of West Wycombe, Bucks.

Reference: MSS. D. D. Dashwood c. 1-31
Title: Papers of the Dashwood Family of West Wycombe, Bucks.
Dates of Creation: 1626-1904
Extent: 31 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English, Italian, French and Latin

Administrative/Biographical History

The Dashwood family, of West Wycombe, Bucks. (1300 - 1927).

Scope and Content

Papers of the Dashwood family, including papers of John, 7th Earl of Westmorland and the Sandys family of Ombersley, Worcs.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposited in 1950, 1952 and succeeding years.

Access Conditions

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Further Information

Finding Aids

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Related Units of Description

Deeds and records of estate administration have been transferred to Buckinghamshire Records and Local Studies Service and material relating to Lincolnshire have been transferred to Lincolnshire Archives.

Access Points

Fane | John | 1682-1762 | 7th Earl of Westmorland

Dashwood | family | 1300-1927 | baronets | West Wycombe

Sandys | family | 1278-2000 | Barons Sandys | Ombersley Court

Buckinghamshire (England)

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