Catalogue description St James Square Trust

This record is held by City of Westminster Archives Centre

Details of Accession 395
Reference: Accession 395
Title: St James Square Trust

Minute, Rate and Account books

Date: 1726 - 1905
Held by: City of Westminster Archives Centre, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

St James Square Trust

Physical description: 5 volumes
Immediate source of acquisition:

Records of the Trustees deposited on permanent loan by Dearden, Harper, Miller and Co. 17-18, St. Dunstan's Hill, London, EC4 per London Library, on 31 July 1968.

Administrative / biographical background:

In 1726 an Act of Parliament constituted Trustees to maintain and beautify St James Square and to raise rates to finance their activities. The square is still managed by Trustees, although the area of the square is Crown property.

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