Ecclesiastical. Papers concerning the relationship
between the vicar of Sutton Valence and East Sutton, a dependent curacy,
1608-1804. Portion of a cartulary of Leeds Priory,1 c. 1325.
Maps. 55: mainly for estates in East Sutton and
neighbouring parishes, c. 1650-1827.
Gambier MSS. [Cat. Mk. LJ194], presented by Miss L.
Deeds. 10 for Leeds, Broomfield, Boughton Monchelsea, etc.,
Family papers. Wills and cognate documents, 1787-1888;
institutions to benefices and cognate papers, diaries, commonplace
books, manuscripts of the Rev. J. E. Gambier, 1773-1828. Correspondence,
1777-1899. Estate papers, including the collection of tithes in Langley,
Official. Papers concerning the royal dockyards, 1569-1765.
Maps. Langley, 1800; Sutton Valence, c. 1800.
Morland MSS. [Cat. Mk. U200], deposited by William Morland, Esq.
Manorial documents. Lamberhurst, 1370-1908.
Deeds. Eight for Lamberhurst, Horsmonden and Cranbrook and
properties in Sussex, Lincolnshire and Yorkshire, 1604-1776.
Family papers. Diaries, 1856-1934. Estate papers,
Map. Lamberhurst, 1750.
Radnor MSS. [Cat. Mk. U270], deposited by the Rt.
Hon. the Earl of Radnor.
Manorial documents. Hundred of Folkestone and Folkestone
manors, 1402-1863; Bourne in Bishopsbourne, 1324-1424.
Deeds. Over 2,300: mainly for Folkestone and neighbouring
parishes, c. 1280-1872.
Family papers. Settlements and testamentary papers of the
Herdson, Read and Dixwell families, 1553-1693, and of the des Bouverie
family, 1697-1776. Estate papers. Folkestone estate papers, rentals and
correspondence, 1571-1900. Railway papers, 1841-84. Legal papers. A
large series principally concerning the rights claimed by the lords of
the manor of Folkestone, as paramount lords of the Hundred, over
Swingfield Minnis, the foreshore and wrecks, 1576-1788.
Ecclesiastical. Swingfield Preceptory, 1410-1529;
Folkestone Priory, c. 1425; Hospital of St. James without the
Walls of Canterbury, 1450-51.
Miscellaneous. Fifteenth century copy of partition between
the Earl of Guisnes and William de Abrincis, 1211-12.
Maps. Photostats of maps of Folkestone and neighbouring
1 See Arch. Cant. LXIV
(1951), pp. 24-34, for an abstract of its contents