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Staffordshire

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

A small red sand pit on left hand side of lane connecting the Copthorn & Bishop's Castle Road, 1838-07-16

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 5: B19-B22
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Shrewsbury


(Note)

Dates: 1838-07-16
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Series

Collections, vol. 1, 1800 (Circa)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3874
Scope and Contents

Papers relating to Derbyshire families and estates, including material from Tutbury Priory, Staffordshire.

Dates: 1800 (Circa)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Collections, vol, 4, in the hands of Blore and six others, including Francis Bassano of Derby and Thomas Brailsford., 1800 (Circa)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3877
Scope and Contents

The papers include: a consideration of heralds and baronets; pedigrees and notes concerning Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Lancashire and Cheshire; lists of arms; an account of arms of nobility and gentry; other material relating to Derbyshire.

Dates: 1800 (Circa)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Collections, vol. 5, in the hands of Blore and four others, including S. Degge., 1800 (Circa)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3878
Scope and Contents

The papers include: extracts from the Public Record Office close rolls; sketches of seals; transcripts and abstracts of documents regarding Derbyshire; pedigrees; extracts from the Domesday Book regarding Staffordshire.

Dates: 1800 (Circa)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Collections, vol. 8, 1800 (Circa)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3881
Scope and Contents

Notes, inscriptions and epitaphs in Derbyshire and Staffordshire churches.

Dates: 1800 (Circa)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

'Derbyshire collections...with some for Staffordshire', 1762

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3905.3
Scope and Contents

The papers include: notes and extracts from British Library Harley MS 568; notes on the honor of Tutbury, Staffordshire; extracts from the Domesday Book; copies of legal instruments and of other historical material regarding the Vernon family

Dates: 1762
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Examined course of torrent of Conway above the C[apel] Curig [erosion and transport by running water and glaciers], 1842-06-19

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 27.1: B1-B20
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Capel Curig


(Note)

Dates: 1842-06-19
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

Legal patent with a drawing of Lester's 'Solometer', 1821-01-23 - 1821-02-01

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/40: 345
Scope and Contents Legal patent in which Lester embodied extracts from letters sent to the Board of Longitude between 3 January and 1 February 1821 concerning his solution to the longitude problem and his invention of the Solometer. The patent is illustrated with a drawing of the Solometer by Thomas Clark, and includes signed testimonies by both Clark and Rich Heath, a Staffordshire carpenter who constructed an example of the Solometer. It was witnessed by William Smith and John Lockett in the presence of John...
Dates: 1821-01-23 - 1821-02-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Letter from Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802) to [unidentified]; written at Staffordshire 'Extract of a letter from Staffordshire', 1731-01-01 - 1802-12-31

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 227.1: 185
Scope and Contents

Letter from Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802) to [unidentified]; written at Staffordshire 'Extract of a letter from Staffordshire'


(Letter)

Dates: 1731-01-01 - 1802-12-31
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

Letter from William Probert to the Board of Longitude concerning a timepiece, 1821-02-19

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/24: 464
Scope and Contents From the Sub-file:

Twenty letters, a plan and one report, sent by various correspondents.

Dates: 1821-02-19
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

NS II Instinct, change in habit-47 Note, 1841-06-01 - 1841-06-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.11: 53r
Scope and Contents

Note; by Emma Darwin n�e Wedgwood pp Charles Robert Darwin; written at Maer


(Note)

Dates: 1841-06-01 - 1841-06-30
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

NS II Variation, varieties-34 Note, 1841-10-01 - 1841-10-31

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.10: 34r
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1841-10-01 - 1841-10-31
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Series

Rental for the manor of Marchington, Staffordshire, 1630, with additional material regarding the honor of Tutbury, in several hands., 1630

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3911
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Pedigrees and other papers relating to Derbyshire and other counties, many being transcripts or extracts from church registers, the Domesday Book and manuscripts in the British Library and Public Record Office. The papers were written or compiled by Thomas Blore, unless otherwise indicated.

Dates: 1630
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Visitation of Staffordshire and Debryshire, 1662 (Circa)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3892
Scope and Contents

Transcripts of various pedigrees in a near contemporary hand, with additions by Thomas Blore.

Dates: 1662 (Circa)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

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