Wilson of Eshton Collection

This record is held by Yorkshire Archaeological Society

Details of Wilson of Eshton Collection
Title: Wilson of Eshton Collection
Reference: MD423

The collection relates, at least partially, to the estates of the Wilsons of Eshton, and the documents in it relate very closely to a large number of those in the Bradfer Lawrence collection.

Date: 16th century - 19th century
Held by: Yorkshire Archaeological Society, not available at The National Archives

Lockwood p. Almondbury MD423/1


Haltongill p. Arncliffe MD423/2-11


Litton p. Arncliffe MD423/12-15


Barnoldswick MD423/16-18


Morley p. Batley MD423/19


High Bentham MD423/20


Ingleton p. Low Bentham MD423/21-24


Birstall MD423/25-26


Heckmondwike p. Birstall MD423/27


Scholes p. Birstall MD423/28-32


Wire p. Birstall MD423/33-61


Bolton by Bowland MD423/62


Bradford MD423/63


North Bierley p. Bradford MD423/64-101


Bowling p. Bradford MD423/102-104


Clayton p. Bradford MD423/105


Haworth p. Bradford MD423/106-108


Conistone p. Burnsall MD423/109


Hartlington p. Burnsall MD423/110-112


Hetton p. Burnsall MD423/113-117


Idle p. Calverley MD423/117A


Lawkland and Austwick p. CLAPHAM MD423/118


Dewsbury MD423/119


Ossett p. Dewsbury MD423/120-122


Soothill p. Dewsbury MD423/123


Whitwood p. Featherstone MD423/124


Friar head and Clapham's Manor p. Gargrave MD423/125-146


Gargrave MD423/147-156


Winterburn and Eshton p. Gargrave MD423/157-167


Giggleswick MD423/168-177


Langcliffe p. Giggleswick MD423/178


Rathmell p. Giggleswick MD423/179-183


Settle p. Giggleswick MD423/184-192


Stainforth p. Giggleswick MD423/193-201


Swinden p. Gisburn MD423/202-212


Goole MD423/213-217


Halifax MD423/218


Horton in Ribblesdale MD423/219-232


Huddersfield MD423/233-235


Scammonden p. Huddersfield MD423/236


Keighley MD423/237-243


Newsholme p. Keighley MD423/244-245


Kettlewell MD423/246-248


Starbotton p. Kettlewell MD423/249-254


Kirkburton MD423/255-256


Kirkby Malham MD423/257


Castley p. Leathley MD423/258


Leeds MD423/259-260


Chapel Allerton p. Leeds MD423/261


Linton in Craven MD423/262-264


Grassington p. Linton in Craven MD423/265-266


Hebden p. Linton in Craven MD423/267-269


Threshfield p. Linton in Craven MD423/270-284


Long Preston MD423/285-303


Hellifield p. Long Preston MD423/304-313


Riddincs p. Long Preston MD423/314


Wigglesworth p. Long Preston MD423/315


Methley MD423/316


Mirfield MD423/317-318


Denby p. Penistone MD423/319


Pontefract MD423/320-321


Oulton p. Rothwell MD423/322


Garsdale p. Sedbergh MD423/323-336


Thornton in Craven MD423/337-338


Clifton (York) MD423/339-344


Essex MD423/345-346


Lancashire MD423/347-352


Lincolnshire MD423/353-355


Westmorland MD423/356-362


Unidentified bonds MD423/363-366


Estate papers MD423/367-368


Miscellaneous papers MD423/369-400

Language: English
Extent: c400 files
Custodial history:

The provenance of this collection is not clear. It was presented to the Society by Hugh T Fattorini who acquired it at auction in September 1984. It is thought previously to have been the property of Robert Clough.

  • Eshton, Gargrave, West Riding of Yorkshire
Creator Names:
  • Wilson family of Eshton, Gargrave, West Riding of Yorkshire
Conditions of access:


Related Material:
  • MD335


    There is further Wilson material at Bradford District Archives, the Brotherton Library, Leeds University and Lancashire Record Office.

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