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Correspondence, 1784 - 1798

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCGB/F/1

Scope and Contents

From the Sub-Fonds:

This series comprises records created prior to the founding of Downing College yet fundamentally connected with it. They do not cover law suits concerning recovering estate assets and revenues, but rather the legal processes and work and discussion involved in obtaining a charter and thus founding Downing College.


  • 1784 - 1798

Conditions Governing Access



c. 14 item(s)

Language of Materials



Heirs-at-law of George Downing; Annesley, Francis; Solicitors

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

Downing College Archive
Downing College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB2 1DQ United Kingdom
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