Collection of deeds, etc., relating to the Ashridge estate in Bucks. Cheddington, Edlesborough, Marsworth, Ivinghoe and Pitstone, Beds. and Herts.
Mainly deeds of properties added to the estate from 1821 onwards, many of them referring to the local families of Seabrook, Seare and Hodson Hudson. Additional items of note include: agreements concerning common rights and stinting of pastures at Cheddington, 1686 and 1719 nos. 76 and 77; assessment to the poll tax for Cheddington, 1694 no. 78; Cheddington settlement papers, 1657-1699 no. 79 and an unusual deed of gift by a married woman, 1697 no. 60. Unconnected with the estate is a small number of deeds mostly relating to Walpole family property in Dorset and elsewhere nos. 55-59, 68, 69, 75.