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London Deeds

Reference code
London Deeds
17th-18th century
Level of description
Extent and format
Mostly vellum. Many seals, in poor condition; Vellum (and paper); 11 bundles of deeds.
Scope and content
A large collection of deeds, mostly relating to London; Most of the London properties came into the hands of the Brocket family, lawyers of the Middle Temple, some through the marriage of William Brocket and Jane Dring, 1711. Other members of the Dring family, particularly Thomas and Dorothy, are mentioned in Bundles 1-3. Contents of MSS/0652/A partly calendared by the donor, Charles Lethbridge Kingsford, VPSA (d. 1926). See also MSS/0650/1-45 (earlier London deeds) and MSS/0651 (card index).
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/652/A, B