Catalogue description Oakes Deeds

This record is held by Sheffield City Archives

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Title: Oakes Deeds

The family muniments of Mrs M. B. I. Bagshawe of The Oakes in Norton, Derbyshire Records include those of the related families of Gill, Torr, Drake and others.


Manorial records for Barnoldswick and Hatfield


Parish and township papers for Norton (near Sheffield), Barnoldswick and elsewhere;


Turnpike and other records;


Estate and family records including rentals, maps and plans, lead mining papers, accounts, correspondence;


Deeds for the Bagshawe estates in Norton, Castleton, Wormhill and Chapel-en-le Frith in Derbyshire and Barnoldswick and Earby in the Craven district of Yorkshire, and Foulridge across the Lancashire border.


Wills and settlements of the Bagshawe, Drake and related families

Date: 1359-1905

Wills and settlements of the Bagshawe, Drake and related families are listed in a separate section but other wills (as far as possible) with the appropriate title deeds.

Related material:

For biographical information about the Bagshawes of Ford and the Oakes see 'The Bagshawes of Ford, a biographical pedigree' by W. H. G. Bagshawe, 1886

Held by: Sheffield City Archives, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Bagshawe family of Oakes-in-Norton, West Riding of Yorkshire

Physical description: 2 Subfonds
Access conditions:


  • Drake family of Barnoldswick, West Riding of Yorkshire
  • Gill family of West Riding of Yorkshire
  • Norton, West Riding of Yorkshire
  • Barnoldswick, West Riding of Yorkshire
  • Wormhill, Derbyshire
  • Castleton, Derbyshire
  • Mining
Unpublished finding aids:

Note: in the catalogue, the names 'Bagshawe' and 'Oakes' are spelt according to the spelling in the document concerned.


All dates are given in New Style.

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