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Archaeologia Cantiana -  Vol. 69 - 1955  pages 191
              
Kent Archives Office—Accessions, 1954-55 Continued

   Twisden MSS. [Cat. Mk. U49] to which are added here for convenience the Twysden  MSS. [Cat. Mk. U48] though not received from K.A.S.
   Manorial documents. Albans, Eastmere, Chart and Lomewood in East Peckham, Wateringbury and Nettlestead, c.1550-1831; East Mailing, 1410, 1623.1860; Brooke in Ditton, 1502-1866; Benenden,
1520-24.
   Deeds. 591: mainly for East Peckham and district (Roydon Hall estate) and for East Mailing and district (Bradbourne estate), 1340-1884.
   Family papers, including Wills from 1603; diaries, 1661.1879; recipe book, c.1750. Correspondence, 1762-1875. Estate papers, including licence to divert highway from East Mailing to Larkfield, 1676, and accounts, 1668-1874.
   Official. Shrievalty, justices, lieutenancy, taxation and military papers, 1581-1823. Miscellaneous parish accounts for Wateringbury, 1534-c. 1625.
   Miscellaneous. MS. drafts of "The Common Liberty" and "Considerations on the Government of England," and also commonplace book of Sir Roger Twysden. Genealogical notes, sketch books, etc.
   Maps. Wateringbury, c. 1590; East Malling, 1706; Ditton, 1802.
   Lennard MSS. [Cat. Mk. U312].

   Manorial documents. Baston in Hayes, c.1425-1801; Keston Southcourt, c. 1435.1934; West Wickham,  1310-1801; Pykeherste in Hayes, 1504, 1565.
   Deeds. 357, mainly for Keston and West Wickham, 1360-1894.
   Family papers. Wills, settlements, etc., 1414.1880. Estate papers and accounts, 1703-1889. Legal papers, including Lennard versus Austen regarding Wickham rents, 1587-1760. Official. Grant of baronetcy and power to raise troop in Ireland, 1642; commissions, 1761-99.
   Maps. Keston and West Wickham, (?)1634-1866.
   The following large artificial collections are found among the K.A.S. collection:
   Deeds, etc., from the late H. W. Knocker [Cat. Mk. U47/1].
   Deeds. 3644: mainly for Aldington, Ash next Sandwich, Boughton in the Blean, Cheriton, Doddington, Eastbridge, Egerton, Folkestone, Hernhill, Higham, Monks Horton, Ightham, Lydd, Lyminge, Newington next Hythe, Petham, Saltwood, Staple, Waltham and Wilmington, c. 1200-1888.
   Estate papers for the Austen, Brockman, Deedes, Rokeby and other estates, 1603-1894.
   Maps. Aldington, 1738; Beckenham, c. 1750, 1836; Gillingham, 1665; Hernhill, 1665; Monks Horton, 1687; Hunton, 1743; Hurst

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