High Court of Justice in Bankruptcy: Registers of Receiving Orders

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High Court of Justice in Bankruptcy: Registers of Receiving Orders

Registers of the High Court of Justice in Bankruptcy containing summary details of receiving orders made against debtors and partnership firms. They also contain entries relating to administration orders made against the estates of deceased debtors.

The details recorded include the residence and occupation of the debtor, the date of the receiving order and the name of the trustee.


The registers are arranged by the initial letters of the subject and the entries are listed in chronological order, by the dates on which petitions were filed.

Held by:
The National Archives, Kew
Legal status:
Public Record
High Court of Justice in Bankruptcy, 1883-
Physical description:
55 volume(s)
Access conditions:
Immediate source of acquisition:
from 1974 Lord Chancellor's Department
Series is accruing

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