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Petition to parliament against the 'Bill to grant further powers to the Metropolitan District Railway Company' which proposes compuslory purchase of the college property in Parker Street and Princes' Street., 1869

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/38/31.6

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

For the acquisition of the site by the college see the introductory note to nos 45 following.
Numbers 2 and 3 Central Buildings were sold to Christ's Hospital on 31 December 1938; the last of the property, 4 Central Buldings, was sold in 1982.
Nos. 14 to 18, comprising valuations, bills for repairs, correspondence, solicitors' bills, rental accounts, etc., 1795-1862, not found, July 2007.
No. 26 not used.
Some of the later items listed are no longer held by the college.
Princes' Street lay on the site of the earlier Longditch.


  • 1869


3 leaf/leaves : paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference



Master and Fellows of CCCC

Finding aid date

2007-07-27 13:43:11+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Corpus Christi College Archives Repository

Corpus Christi College
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Cambridge CB2 1RH United Kingdom