Catalogue description Osborne family, Duke of Leeds Collection

This record is held by Yorkshire Archaeological and Historical Society

Details of DD5
Reference: DD5
Title: Osborne family, Duke of Leeds Collection

Papers of the Dukes of Leeds 13th-19th century, relating mainly to estates in the North and West Ridings but also to Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Denbighshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Lincolnshire, London, Middlesex, Mongomeryshire, Nottinghamshire, Shropshire and Scotland. Includes deeds and settlements 13th-19th century; court rolls for Conisbrough 1340-1695, Hornby 1710-1819; rentals and surveys, mainly 18th century, 17th-19th century Estate, domestic and building accounts and vouchers, notably for the building of Kiveton Hall 1697-1705, 17th - 19th century; building and estate plans, notably for Kiveton Hall by Louis Laguerre n.d. [17th century] and Hornby Castle by A W Pugin 1847; estate, personal and some political correspondence 18th-19th century; diaries, notably a diary of the marquis of Camarthen during the illness of George III 1788, 18th century; inventories and valuations 18th-19th century; printed and manuscript volumes including 'Fasciculus Temporum' 1476. [DD5]


Documents re various estates and properties in Yorkshire (including Lindrick Common and South Anston), Cornwall, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Middlesex, Shropshire and Montomeryshire; Chesterfield Canal Navigation; trusts and other family matters, 1760-1906 [DD225]


Deeds etc relating to the Godolphin Osborne family 1824-1844 and additional papers 1854-1914 (DD225]


Further deeds and papers of the Dukes of Leeds relating mainly to their Yorkshire estates including North and South Anston, West Appleton, Arrathorne, Aston, Aughton, Barnsley, Bramley in the parish of Braithwell, Conisbrough, Deep Carrs, Dodworth, Hackforth, Hardwick, Harthill, Hooton Roberts, Hornby, Hunton, Kiveton, Langthorne, Great Langton, Netherthorpe parish of Aston, Patrick Brompton, Seamer, Thorpe Salvin, Todwick, Treeton, Ulley, Wakefield, Wales, Woodall and Woodsetts and also to Buckinhamshire, Cambridgeshire, Cornwall and Westminster, 18th-20th century [DD192]

Date: 13th century-20th century
Held by: Yorkshire Archaeological and Historical Society, not available at The National Archives
Language: English
  • Osborne family, Dukes of Leeds
  • North Riding of Yorkshire
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