Catalogue description WINN PAPERS

This record is held by North East Lincolnshire Archives

Details of 578
Reference: 578

Ironstone leases and related papers and correspondence for North Lincolnshire with some relating to mineral working in Cornwall.

Date: 1839-1942
Held by: North East Lincolnshire Archives, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Winn family, Barons St Oswald, of Nostell Priory, Yorkshire, and Appleby Hall, Lincolnshire

Physical description: 56 series
  • Frodingham Ironstone Mines Ltd
  • Cornish Mining Syndicate
  • Winn, Rowland, 1st Baron St Oswald, 1820-1885
  • Frodingham, Lincolnshire
  • Cornwall
  • Mining
Administrative / biographical background:

Winn family of Nostell Priory (Yorks) and Appleby Hall. Rowland Winn (1820-93), created 1st Lord St Oswald in 1885, first developed the ironstone beds, and encouraged the establishment of iron and steelworks in Scunthorpe.

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