British land records

British land records

Dates: 1753-1900

Contains five records for land ownership in Britain, dated 1753 and 1898-1900. The records lay out a lease agreement which states where the land is that is being leased, when payments are due, and how much the payments will be, as well as the laws regarding leasing. The records are for various locations, including West Wickham, Gloucester, Southhampton, and Surrey.

  • Extent: 4 folders (0.3 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS 7921
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials were left in original order.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the British land records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 7921; British land records; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 7921, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Acquisition Information
Subject Terms
City and Town Life; Deeds--England--Specimens; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Processing Information
Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2011.
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon manuscripts. The collection is important because it assists in family history work and paleography training.
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Finding Aid Title
British land records
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John M. Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-09-09T17:55-0600
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts