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Churchill, Winston Leonard Spencer, Sir, 1874 - 1965 (Knight, statesman and historian)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1874 - 1965

Found in 4519 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

(Untitled), 02 May 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/162/39
Scope and Contents

Letter from H A Beckenham, Private Secretary to WSC to Cox & Co., Bankers, sending cheque and dividend warrant, total value £20 9s 4d, to be credited to WSC's account [carbon].

Dates: 02 May 1922
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 22 Dec 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/3
Scope and Contents

Letter from Kathleen Hill [Secretary to WSC] to Philip Allen, [Assistant Private Secretary to the Minister of Home Security], sending WSC's cheque for 8l 12s for an Anderson Shelter delivered to Chartwell [Kent]. [Carbon].

Dates: 22 Dec 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 20 Dec 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/4
Scope and Contents

Letter from Philip Allen [Assistant Private Secretary to the Minister of Home Security] to Kathleen Hill [Secretary to WSC], on the cost of Anderson Shelter delivered to Chartwell [Kent], 8l 12s.

Dates: 20 Dec 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 07 Dec 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/5
Scope and Contents

Letter from Kathleen Hill [Secretary to WSC] to Philip Allen [Assistant Private Secretary to the Minister of Home Security], sending thanks for arranging for an Anderson Shelter to be supplied to Chartwell [Kent], asking for details of cost. [Carbon].

Dates: 07 Dec 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 02 Dec 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/6
Scope and Contents

Letter from Philip Allen [Assistant Private Secretary to the Minister of Home Security] to Kathleen Hill [Secretary to WSC], confirming that a second Anderson Shelter had been sent to Chartwell [Kent].

Dates: 02 Dec 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 19 Sep 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/8
Scope and Contents

Letter from Kathleen Hill [Secretary to WSC] to Philip Allen [Assistant Private Secretary to the Minister of Home Security, thanks for arranging for an Anderson Shelter to be supplied to Chartwell [Kent], sending WSC's cheque for 11l 15s. [Carbon].

Dates: 19 Sep 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 04 Sep 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/9
Scope and Contents

Letter from Philip Allen [Assistant Private Secretary to the Minister of Home Security], to Kathleen Hill [Secretary to WSC], confirming that an Anderson Shelter big enough to accommodate 10 people had been despatched to Chartwell [Kent], at a cost of 11l 15s.

Dates: 04 Sep 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 31 Aug 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/10
Scope and Contents

Letter from Mary Shearburn [Secretary to WSC, later Mary Thompson] to Philip Allen [Assistant Private Secretary to the Minister of Home Security], requesting an Anderson Shelter to fit 10 people to be delivered to Chartwell [Kent]. [Carbon].

Dates: 31 Aug 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 30 Aug 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/11
Scope and Contents

Note from Mary Shearburn [Secretary to WSC, later Mary Thompson] to WSC, confirming that although construction of Anderson Shelters had ceased, there were a few available, at 10 pounds for a six seater, and 15 pounds for one accommodating up to 10 people [annotated by WSC, asking her to buy a large shelter for Chartwell, Kent].

Dates: 30 Aug 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 29 Aug 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/12
Scope and Contents

Minute by WSC, asking if any Anderson Shelters were available for sale, as he wished to obtain one for Chartwell [Kent], which was in a "rather marked area" [initialled and dated by WSC].

Dates: 29 Aug 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 28 Aug 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/13
Scope and Contents

Note from Mary Shearburn [Secretary to WSC, later Mary Thompson] to WSC, on air raid precautions at Chartwell [Kent], noting that there were adequate shelters for the staff and the cottages, that for anyone sleeping in the "big house" there was a cellar which would make a splendid shelter, leading out of the day nursery, and that if an Anderson Shelter were required for CSC when staying in the new cottage, a good place for it would be opposite the door to the muniment room.

Dates: 28 Aug 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 26 Aug 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/14
Scope and Contents

Note from Mary Shearburn [Secretary to WSC, later Mary Thompson] to Eric Seal [Principal Private Secretary to WSC], on WSC's request for an Anderson Shelter for Chartwell [Kent], with reply by John Peck [Assistant Private Secretary to WSC] that no-one in the Private Office knew about the matter and asking if one had been ordered from the local authorities.

Dates: 26 Aug 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 31 Oct 1944

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/15
Scope and Contents

Letter from [Kathleen Hill, Secretary to WSC] to the Local Food Office, Sevenoaks [Kent], applying for a permit for sugar for feeding the bees at Chartwell. [Carbon].

Dates: 31 Oct 1944
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 02 Jun 1943

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/16
Scope and Contents

Note from Kathleen Hill [Secretary to WSC] to WSC, confirming that A E Hill [Gardener, Chartwell, Kent] had received a full ration of sugar for the bees at Chartwell.

Dates: 02 Jun 1943
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 05 May 1943

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/17
Scope and Contents

Minute from WSC to the Private Office, on the ration of sugar for the bees at Chartwell [Kent].

Dates: 05 May 1943
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 03 May 1943

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/18
Scope and Contents

Minute from Leslie Rowan [Private Secretary to WSC] to WSC, on the ration of sugar for the bees at Chartwell [Kent].

Dates: 03 May 1943
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 27 Mar 1942

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/33-35
Scope and Contents

Hire agreement between WSC and Sevenoaks and District Electricity Company, for two water heaters and an electric cooker, for Bailiff's Cottage, Chartwell [Kent].

Dates: 27 Mar 1942
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 26 Sep 1943

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/48
Scope and Contents

Note from Kathleen Hill [Secretary to WSC] to John Martin [Private Secretary to WSC], on the possible requisition of land at Chartwell [Kent], pointing out that the house had been inspected early in the War, and was found to be unsuitable, and that the house was needed as an alternative country residence for WSC. [Carbon].

Dates: 26 Sep 1943
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), [Oct] 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/52-53
Scope and Contents

Letter from A E Hill, Gardener, Chartwell [Kent], to Kathleen Hill [Secretary to WSC] confirming that the Army Camp at Chartwell had done no damage, and that no compensation was due.

Dates: [Oct] 1941
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 27 Oct 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/54
Scope and Contents

Letter from Kathleen Hill [Secretary to WSC] to A E Hill, Gardener, Chartwell [Kent], on compensation for land at Chartwell occupied by the Army. [Carbon].

Dates: 27 Oct 1941
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 08 Jul 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/70
Scope and Contents

Letter from Kathleen Hill [Secretary to WSC] to Major J C Dawson, Camp Commandant, 1st Canadian Division, on contract for garbage for the piggery at Chartwell [Kent], collected from the Camp on the estate, stating willingness to take all garbage from the mess of 130 men, asking for rate of charges. [Carbon].

Dates: 08 Jul 1941
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Item

(Untitled), 27 May 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/71-72
Scope and Contents

Note from Commander Charles Thompson [Personal Assistant to WSC] to CSC, on gossip in Westerham [Kent] about a proposed visit to Chartwell by WSC, undertaking to tell the Military Authorities to ensure that the Chartwell Guard were warned not to gossip, pointing out that the information must have come from the staff at Chartwell, and that the staff should not mention such visits, even to the Guard; also on an extractor for the kitchen at Chartwell.

Dates: 27 May 1941
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 27 May 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/73
Scope and Contents

Note from CSC to Commander Charles Thompson [Personal Assistant to WSC], stating that the town of Westerham [Kent] was "seething" with the news that WSC would be spending the weekend at Chartwell, and that there was considerable disappointment when only she arrived; asking him to ensure that the Company Commander instructed his men not to discuss any proposed visit in the public houses and canteen in Westerham [initialled by CSC].

Dates: 27 May 1941
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 26 Dec 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/74
Scope and Contents

Letter from Kathleen Hill [Secretary to WSC] to Brigadier Charles Hertzberg, Chief Engineer, 7th Corps, on camouflage at Chartwell [Kent]. [Carbon].

Dates: 26 Dec 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 20 Dec 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/394/75
Scope and Contents

Letter from Brigadier Charles Hertzberg, Chief Engineer, 7th Corps, to Maryott Whyte, on camouflage at Chartwell [Kent], confirming that work on alteration of the ponds had been completed and that they had been made useless for the guidance of aircraft by night [annotated by WSC].

Dates: 20 Dec 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open

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