OTHER CATALOGUED COLLECTIONS
The following is a list of the more
important groups of archives catalogued or re-catalogued during the
year. In every case the collections were received in the office before
CHARITY AND SCHOOL RECORDS
Yalding School MSS. [Cat. Mk. Ch 3], deposited by
Deeds. 12 for Yalding, 1668-1845.
Miscellaneous. Trustees’ minute book, 1845.1903.
Accounts, 1842-65. Correspondence and papers dealing with the regulation
of the trust, 1841-74.
ESTATE AND FAMILY ARCHIVES
Rokeby MSS. [Cat. Mk. U33], presented by B. N.
Deeds. About 375: for Monks Horton and neighbouring
Estate papers. Correspondence concerning claims for
compensation following the building of the Royal Military Canal,
Maps. Monks Horton, etc., c. 1810.
Coles MSS. [Cat. Mk. U106], deposited by J. H. Coles,
Esq., and Miss Coles.
Deeds. 19 for Hockeridge Mill, Cranbrook, 1511-1756. Family Papers.
Estate accounts, 1811-63.
Full Calendar of Deeds available
Dering MSS. [Cat. Mk. 1J133], presented by Dr. H. E.
Littledale. (See also 1J275, 350.)
Estate papers. Cornish estate papers, 1714-41 ; Inquisition
after the death of Sir Edward Dering, 1645.
Official. Lay subsidy roll, 1629.
Miscellaneous Documents [Cat. Mk. U157], presented by Major
Manorial documents. Eastbridge, 1356-1802.
Official. New Romney rent roll [mutilated], 1606.
Miscellaneous. Proceedings in disputed election for mayor
of New Romney, 1735-56; transcript of schoolmaster’s diary, 1732.55.
Aylesford MSS. [Cat. Mk. U234], presented by the Rt.
Hon. the Earl of Aylesford.
Manorial. Bredhurst, 1664-80.
Deeds. c. 150: Mainly for Aylesford, Boxley, Burham
and Maid-stone, 1412, 1637-1905; the advowson of Ditton, 1564-1679,
1796-1899; and small numbers for Thurnham, Stockbury, Detling, Rainham,
Isle of Sheppey, 1671-1841.
Family papers. Merchants’ accounts, letter books and