Catalogue description KNIGHT OF BARRELLS

This record is held by Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

Details of DR 225
Reference: DR 225

Documents relating to the Barrells estate in Ullenhall, Wootton Wawen, Henley-in-Arden and Oldberrow, Warwickshire, and elsewhere.

Date: 1317-1938

The main divisions of the collection are:


Documents of title


DR 225/1-21: Deeds relating to settled estates subject to the will of Robert, earl of Catherlough


DR 225/22-40: Disentailing of the settled estates and sale by trustees


DR 225/41-43: The estate of the Rev. Henry C. Knight


DR 225/44-57: Leases and tenancy agreements


Legal papers


DR 225/58-69: Legal papers


Estate papers


DR 225/70-74: Rentals and miscellaneous accounts


DR 225/75-80: Land tax certificates


DR 225/81-90: Surveys and valuations


DR 225/91-99: Estate plans


DR 225/100-106: Estate correspondence


DR 225/107-109: Schedules of deeds


DR 225/110-112: Sale particulars


DR 225/113-114: Other estate papers


DR 225/115-125: Family and personal papers


DR 225/126-127: Miscellanea

Related material:

For fuller details on the family and their estates, see DR 36


DR 36: Documents relating to the Studley estate of Robert Knight of Barrells, 1652-1852, and to an estate at Wem, Shropshire, 1735-1878, the property of Captain Henry Calverley Cotton and his wife, Georgiana, grand-daughter of Robert Knight


DR 886:Papers relating to the Barrells (Wootton Wawen) estate of the Knight family, with particular reference to its sale in the nineteenth century, but including a letter of Lady Luxborough, 1752, and some 20th-century material.

Held by: Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Knight family of Barrells, Warwickshire

Physical description: 127 items
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