Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:
Information about the Ashbee family, especially John Ashbee of Charing. Items include leases and other land or financial documents; Henry Spencer Ashbee's Will; copies of letters concerning Henry Ashbee's Will Trust; and copies of Janet Ashbee's will and obituary. Also included are 'Plan Suggested in Regard to Group 5' signed by C.R. Ashbee and dated Jan 1935 which appears to be a passage of instructions for C.R. Ashbee's will.
Document relating to Brasted in Kent.
Papers relating to College property in Broadstairs, Kent.
Papers relating to the Ashbee family, especially Richard Ashbee of Pluckley and John Ashbee of Egerton. These include correspondence, legal and financial statements and bills.
Document relating to a pension from Folkestone priory.
Genealogical notes, family trees, land documents, and wills, especially relating to the activities of John Ashbee of Pluckley, Richard Ashbee of Egerton, John Ashbee of Egerton and Joseph Ashbee of Charing.
Apparently written by a Quaker lady, possibly the sister or sister-in-law of Joseph Woods, architect and botanist. Writer refers on p. 1 to 'my brother Joseph' and to his chambers in 'Furnival's' - Woods had chambers in Furnival's Inn from 1819. She mentions other members of the Woods family, and of returning to Newington, the Woods' family home.
Letter concerning a counteracting spring for winding timekeepers at sea, with an explanatory drawing.
Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
Papers relating to the Ashbees of Charing, Egerton and Pluckley. These include land documents, wills and sketches of land around Chart Leacon Turnpike.
Documents related to property in Tunbridge Wells, Kent.
Map of Canterbury covering the Church of St Cosmus and St Damian in the Blean in Kent.
Documents relating to lands in Whitstable, Kent.