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Details of BIRKBECK OF WESTACRE PAPERS, 15th-20th century
Title: BIRKBECK OF WESTACRE PAPERS, 15th-20th century
Reference: BIR

Birkbeck and Hamond papers

Date: 1432-1925
Held by: Norfolk Record Office, not available at The National Archives

Note: By a stipulation made at the time of deposit the identity of the five containers, in which the documents were received has been preserved and so classification has been possible only to a limited extent. The subject index has therefore been expanded to assist the identification of document classes. All dates in this Calendar are New Style.

Language: English
Extent: 223 files
Restriction on use:

Reproduction of any document is allowed only by written permission of the depositor.

Administrative History:

The Westacre Estate was purchased by Henry Birkbeck from Thomas A.H. Hamond in 1897 - 1898, but Nick Hamond continued to act as agent for the estate

  • Westacre, Norfolk
Creator Names:
  • Birbeck family of Westacre, Norfolk
  • Hamond family of Westacre, Norfolk
Immediate Source Of Acquisition:
  • Received by Norfolk Record Office on 18 January 1972 (MS 21547), numbered BIR/1-214, and on 8 December 1995 (MS 33551), numbered BIR/215 - 223

Related Material:
  • See also the Hamond catalogue (December 1995) in draft.

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