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Samuel Sandars: Transcripts of original papers concerning the English Civil Wars

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.731

Scope and Contents

Transcripts of original papers then in the possession of Robert Green of Scalby Hall, Yorkshire, and formerly belonging to Col. Thomas Sanders of Ireton and Caldwell, Derbyshire. Copies of correspondence between: Col. Thomas Sanders, Henry Archbold, Daniell Watson, Sir John Gell, Mr Fletcher, Robert Devereux, 3rd earl of Essex, Sir John Curzon, Joseph Swetman, Nathaniel Barton, Oliver Cromwell, Major Edward Smithe, Gervase Bennett, Edward Pri[t]chard, Robert Cachett, Col. Robert Swallowe, Quartermaster Francis Moore, C. Needham, Thomas Jeodd, J. W. Dalton, John Sheirman, Mrs Elizabeth Sanders, and Richard Hill. Also including pedigrees of: Sanders of Lullington, Derbyshire; Carew of Beddington, Surrey; Mohun of Devon; Armyn of Osgodby, Lincolnshire; Sleigh of Ireton, Derbyshire. p. 2: portrait of Thomas Sanders 'copied from the rare print by Loggan'.


  • Creation: 1870


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1 volume(s) (1 volume paper) : paper

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Samuel Sandars MA of Trinity College, Cambridge, c. 1870.

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