Catalogue description Hunshelf Parish Council records

This record is held by Barnsley Archive and Local Studies Department

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Reference: A/273/P
Title: Hunshelf Parish Council records



1. Hunshelf Overseers 1743-1926: Including, Financial records (Poor Rate Assessment Books etc) 179-1926, Administration records 1746-1834, Wortley Poor Law records 1837-1924;


2. Hunshelf Surveyors of the Highways 1749-1871: Including, Financial records (including Highway Rate Assessment and Surveyor's Accounts) 1797-1871, Administration 1860-1865, Miscellaneous records 1837-1946;


3. Hunshelf Constable's Records 1775-1922: Including, Financial (Constable's accounts etc) 1820-1922, Administration 1840, 1852, Miscellaneous (Poster showing the report from Parliament concerning improvement of roads, canals etc) 1775;


4. Hunshelf Parish Council 1834-1980: Including, Committee Minute Books 1895-1963, Financial records 1834-1979, Administration files 1868-1973, councillors records 1895-1980, Correspondence 1929-1956, Miscellaneous 1934-1955;


5. Tax Records 1839-1860: Including, Assessed Taxes 1839-1860, Property and Income Tax 1842-1852, Land Tax 1839-1851, Miscellaneous c1840-1860;


6. West Riding County Rate 1821-c1849: Including, Order to pay the General County Rate 1821, A copy of the rate for the township of Hunshelf c1840-1850s, Final assessment of county rate 1849;


7. Elections of Knights of the Shire for the West Riding 1839-1849: Comprising, List of those persons entitled to vote in the Election of Knights of the Shire 1839-1849, Paper containing the Clauses in the Reform Act, concerning the Elections of the Knights of the Shire, no date, 19th century;


8. Coroners' Records, no date, 19th-20th century: List of jurors and details of an inquest;


9. Jury Service 1850: Return of those men qualified to serve on juries;


10. Record of the Tenant's Possessions, no date, 19th-20th century: Account of the tools, whole and cut wood of George Patrick, tenant of Joshua Newton, Hunshelf Bank Bottom;


11. Maps and plans c1905-1948: Including, Plans of Hunshelf area 19th century, Ordnance Survey sheets 1905, etc;


12. Miscellaneous: Including, Act for Recovery of Tenements 1938, Note concerning the Justices in Petty Sessions at the Court House, Barnsley, no date, 19th century, Part of letter concerning people of Hunshelf watering cattle at certain ponds, no date, 19th century.

Date: 1743-1980
Held by: Barnsley Archive and Local Studies Department, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Hunshelf Parish Council

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  • Patrick, George, fl 19th century, of Hunshelf
  • Newton, Joshua, fl 19th century, of Hunshelf
  • Hunshelf, South Yorkshire
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