Catalogue description Board of Inland Revenue: Tithe Redemption Office and predecessors: Certificates of Redemption of Tithe Rentcharge by Annuities

Search within or browse this series to find specific records of interest.

Date range

Details of IR 102
Reference: IR 102
Title: Board of Inland Revenue: Tithe Redemption Office and predecessors: Certificates of Redemption of Tithe Rentcharge by Annuities
Description:

The series consists of certificates of redemption by annuities from the Tithe Redemption Office. They contain details of the consideration money required for redemption and of annuity payments.

Date: 1918-1969
Arrangement:

The certificates were transferred to the Public Record Office in two batches (pieces 1 to 3800 and 3801 to 4181) and within each batch are arranged in certificate number order.

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Creator:

Board of Agriculture and Fisheries, Land Commission, 1903-1919

Board of Inland Revenue, Tithe Redemption Office, 1960-1976

Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Land Commission, 1919-1936

Tithe Redemption Commission, 1936-1960

Physical description: 4183 boxes and rolls
Access conditions: Subject to 30 year closure
Administrative / biographical background:

Certificates of redemption record the tithe rentcharge under the various Tithe Acts. Until 1918 redemption could only be made by payment of a lump sum. The Tithe Act 1918 made provision for the redemption of tithe rentcharge by means of terminable annuity payments, initially for a period up to fifty years, but later extended by the Tithe Act 1925 to sixty years.

Have you found an error with this catalogue description?

Help with your research

How to look for...