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Foxley Hatch-Reigate Turnpike Trust Records

  • AR66
  • Collection
  • 1808-1871

5 volumes of records of the Foxley Hatch-Reigate Turnpike Trust, 1 volume of the Gatton Lodge-Povey Cross Turnpike Trust, and 1 volume of the Surrey Sussex Turnpike Trust. Share books and Trustees declarations.

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Some Account of the Municipal Buildings of Croydon

  • AR396
  • Collection
  • 1896

Printed volume of text and pictures. In flap inside back cover: plans of the Town Hall and site, tickets for opening, letter describing Town Hall bells, etc

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Illuminated address to Sir Frederick Edridge

  • AR422
  • Collection
  • c1897

Probably when Sir Frederick Edridge (1843-1921, Croydon Mayor 1890-91, 1894-5, 1902) was made an Honorary Freeman of the Borough in 1897.

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Statements as to their family health made by various tenants on the Coulsdon Estate and others

  • AR456
  • Collection
  • December 1895

1 manuscript document 8ff. Covers tenants of Newlands Cottages; Rivers Cottages; The Forge Cottages; Tollers Farm House; Tollers Cottages; Placehouse Cottages; The Grange; Cottages near the Church; School Cottages; cottage on Broadmore Green; the Round House; Almshouses; Bradmore Lodge; The Cherry Tree; Rose Cottage; Coulsdon Court; The Lodge; Lower Lodge; Hartley Farm House; Waterhouse Farm House; Taunton Farm House; Taunton House.

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Miscellaneous documents relating to Purley

  • AR463
  • Collection
  • 1937-1953

Manuscript information for obituary notice on Francis James Webb, builder and developer, 1953; correspondence relating to Great Roke, Coulsdon, 1937; manuscript list of Purley paths, c1930s

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South Norwood Deeds

  • AR336
  • Collection
  • 1867-1947

Deeds to nos. 9, 11, 27 and 31 Penge Road

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Papers relating to Croydons response to Town Planning Legislation 1950

  • AR728
  • Collection
  • 1950

Notes and papers accumulated by Mr Palt in the course of research for his thesis (see below) concerning Croydons response to town planning legislation in 1950. Includes correspondence and agreements between the County Borough of Croydon and the Surrey Garden Village Trust.

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Deeds relating to properties in Croydon

  • AR791
  • Collection
  • 1709 - 1847

6 documents:

  1. Final Concord (Fine). Concerning three messuages, three stables, three cartilages, three gardens, one orchard, and one acre of land with the appurtenances in Croydon. Between John Shorey and John Washford. Dated (?) 26 Nov 1782 [fifteen days of St Martin in the twenty third year of George III].
  2. Mortgage. Premises in Hampton Terrace, Hampstead Road, St Pancras, Middlesex. Between Harry Collins Deacon, and Jonathan Robinson. Dated 23 October 1847.
  3. Lease and release. All of three messuages or tenements with the appurtenances formerly or tenements with the appurtenances formerly but two messuages and since rebuilt by the said James Anderson [late father of George] and made into and now used as three messages or tenements and adjoining each to the other with the barnes, stables and brewhouse thereunto belonging, and also all that great orchard with the barn and stable thereon lately erected at the West or lower end thereof, which said orchard is containing in length from east to west two hundred and fifty feet of assize and in breadth from north to south sixty five feet of assize. All which said messuages and premises are situate standing, lying and being in the town of Croydon aforesaid on the west side of the high Street there and who heretofore in the tenure or occupations of William Peate and William Pigeon or William Reynolds or their assigns and are now in the severall tenures or occupations of the said George Anderson, Abell Cole Smith and the said John Wood a messuage of Jane King, widow, being situate on the north side thereof a meadow of Nicholas Carew, esquire, adjoyning to the west side thereof a tenement of Martin Witchells and the garden or orchard belonging to a messuage of Thomas Anderson Dated 7 October 1709.
  4. Final Concord (Fine).
  5. As above.
  6. Mortgage. Concerning: All those two messuages or tenements adjoining each to the other and all outhouses, edifices, buildings, wayes, backsides, gardens and orchards to them belonging then to fore purchased by him the said James Anderson of and from Thomas Batt and John Batt, son of the said Thomas, situate in the town of Croydon Between William Bartlett of Coulsdon (yeoman), George Anderson of Croydon (cooper), John Wood of Croydon (cordwainer) and William Sanders of Croydon (yeoman). Dated 7 October 1709.

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Canvas plan of Croydon

  • AR861
  • Collection
  • c.1850

1 item: Plan of Croydon (Thornton Heath to South Croydon) mounted on canvas. The detail of the map appears to have been copied from the Plan of the Parish of Croydon in the County of Surrey (1847) by W.Roberts with one or two additions.

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Photograph album including Croydon Airport

  • AR968
  • Collection
  • 1944 - c.1950

1 vol: Photograph album containing mounted photographs (b/w) of V1 damage in Friern Road, Lordship Lane, Crystal Palace Road (all Dulwich), aircraft at Croydon Airport (30 Aug 1947), air journey to continent from Northolt, RAF personnel 1946-7, views of continental scenes including Mont St Michel, St Malo, Paris, Ireland, Stavangar etc. Some views annotated.

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Miscellaneous documents relating to Norwood

  • AR342
  • Collection
  • 1886-1919

Deed poll (change of surname) of Herbert John Grierson Ward, of 39 South Norwood Hill, 1912; account book of Mrs Grant Wilson of Red Roofs for purchases made at C H Powell, grocers, Beulah Hill; counterpart lease of Grange Lodge, Beulah Spa, 1886

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Deeds and wills relating to Croydon

  • AR366
  • Collection
  • 1392-1783

Deed, at Croydon on Corpus Christi 15 Ric II (1392) between Peter Vyne and John Spicer of Croydon re 1.5a in the common field of Croydon called le gore on the south side of Crowehamlane; copy of court roll of the manor of Croydon 1438 re the former lands of John Ovenstede viz lands and tens once of John Clayhill, lands and tens called Wolvardes, lands and tens once of Geoffrey and Peter Jay, lands and tens called Redefele, toft and 2a called Beneveys, parcel called Canonbrome; wills of Parker family of Waddon 1733 and 1773; wills of Bisenden family 1762-1783.

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Surrey Poll Books and Registers of Electors

  • AR135
  • Collection
  • 1710 - 1866

Surrey Poll Books 1710, 1727 (ms), 1774, 1775

Registers of Electors, Western Division of Surrey, 1836, 1851, 1864-65, 1865-66

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