Bayly-Bartlett Papers

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Details of Bayly-Bartlett Papers
Title: Bayly-Bartlett Papers
Reference: 242

This collection of records is made up of several different groups. It includes the records Robert Bayly (a barrister) and his son John (a solicitor), the records of a timber company, the title deeds of a widely scattered estate, and the papers of three families connected with the Bayly's by marriage.


Papers of Robert Bayly


Plymouth Corporation legal papers 1792-1825


S W Assizes cause lists 1813-1821


Counsels' opinions 1792-1829


Legal correspondence 1811-1837


Court proceedings 1777-1829


Legal papers 1731-1835


Personal papers 1742-1847


Papers of John Bayly


Apprenticeship & Attorneyship papers 1818-1835


Apprentices' indentures 1828-1834


Letters 1856-1868


Papers of Robert Bayly junior


Miscellaneous papers 1793-1896


Improvement of Coastal Communications 1889-1896


Business Records


Timber account books 1771-1827


Modbury Turnpike 1824-1862


Teignmouth and Shaldon Bridge Company 1882


Correspondence 1832-1895


Birch Tor Mine (Manaton) leases 1852-1889


Portable building patents 1855


Bank books 1868-1891


Widemouth Manor leases 1875


Wheel Hony mine papers 1881-1882


Western Telephone Company papers 1882-1885


Cheques 1892-1919


Papers of Thomas Windeatt


Launceston Chapel endowment 1719-1757


Will of Mary Windeatt 1734


Tavistock Cloth business papers 1756-1790


Apprenticeship indentures 1759-1799


Miscellaneous papers 1776-1800


Fox Family Papers


Marriage settlements and estate papers 1748-1854


Estate of Dr Joseph Fox 1822-1862


Estate of Mrs Elizabeth Fox 1832-1862


Great Wood, Mylor 1786-1849


Deeds of property in Finsbury, London 1795-1841


Bank books 1822-1860


Sleeman Family Papers


Estate of Philip Sleeman 1866-1873


Estate of Mrs Emily Sleeman 1833-1872


Estate of Captain George Sleeman 1833-1853


Deeds of property on The Bank, Falmouth 1828 & 1870


Deeds of property in Bilbury Street, Plymouth 1834-1849


Accounts 1836-1873


Supply of sleepers to the Great Western Railway 1873-1893


Correspondence 1823-1890


Miscellaneous deeds 1829-1847


Title Deeds




Southside Street, Plymouth 1590-1775


Looe Street, New Street and Vauxhall Street, Plymouth 1622-1713


Marylands and Coxside, Plymouth 1720-1863


Lower Street, Plymouth 1780-1880


Shipwright's Yard, Coxside, Plymouth 1787 & 1817


Horse Pool Mill, Plymouth 1805-1837


Brunswick Terrace, Plymouth 1814


Alexandra Road, Plymouth 1879


Various Plymouth houses 1847-1869


East Stonehouse 1866 & 1887


Cotehele Villas, Stoke Damerel 1881


Land at Crabtree 1822-1876


Honicknowle 1733-1871




Bere Ferrers 1828-1837


North Brentor 1716-1740


Dartington 1678-1741


Heathfield (Lamerton) 1829-1874


Holbeton 1800-1872


Lamerton 1837-1893


North Lew 1768-1842


Lydford 1647-1839


Mary Tavy 1865-1879


Modbury 1740-1771


Moretonhampstead 1728-1761


Oreston 1763-1846


Plymstock 1817-1892


Sheepstor 1750-1871


Sourton 1821-1866


Tavistock 1708-1746


North Tawton 1699-1710


Totnes 1562-1729


Whitchurch 1703-1843


Yelverton 1798-1878


Various 1682-1878


Wills, marriage settlements and other deeds 1701-1810




Boscastle 1796-1844


Callington 1877-1878


White Lion, Launceston 1849


Lawhitton 1830


Poundstock 1773-1840


Other Areas


Gloucester 1871


Marriage settlements






Coxside deeds 1779-1851


Hellier probate papers 1805-1845


Legal papers 1815-1817


Manor of Sutton Pill 1816-1823


Various deeds 1752-1888


Insurance policies 1880-1892


Turnchapel Ochre and Stone Quarry Company 1860-1872


Mudge probate papers 1861-1873


Newspapers 1863


Miscellaneous 1892-1907


20th Century Business Files


Correspondence 1920-1956

Date: 1590-1956
Held by: Plymouth and West Devon Record Office, not available at The National Archives
Language: English
Extent: 12 Subfonds
  • Fox family of Devon and Cornwall
  • Sleeman family of Devon
Creator Names:
  • Bayly, Robert fl 1818-1837, barrister of Devon
  • Bayly, John, fl 1818-1883, solicitor of Devon

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