Deeds. 24: Sevenoaks and Seal, 1782-1881.
Estate papers. Correspondence about the St. Julians estate,
with specifications of buildings to be done there and some hop accounts,
1804-1935; correspondence about the building of a house in Canton House
Maps. Two for Seal and Sevenoaks Weald, c. 1800.
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 August, 1955.
The Knocker Collection [Cat. Mk. U55].
Manorial documents. Ightham, 1406-1846; Stansted, 1585-1912;
manor and hundred of Wrotham, 1302-1924; Hothfield, Swinford in Hothfield,
Westwell and Warehorne, 1531-1930; Charing and the hundred of Calehill,
1629-c. 1820; Otterden and Boardfield in Otterden, 1575-1814; West Shelve
and Shelve Cobham in Lenham, 1320-1937; Boughton Aluph, 1690-1949;
Coningbrook and Benstone in Kennington and the lesser manors in Wye,
1706-1940; manor and hundred of Milton, c. 1320-1936; Ash, Ridley
and Holliwell in Ash, 1625-1940; Frornonds and Crombury in Hadlow,
1296-1828; honor of Otford, c. 1480-1887; Tonbridge, 1689-1807;
Billingham in Lewisham, 1668-1785; West Wickham, Keston and Baston,
Deeds. Over 6,000: for many parishes, 1262-1934, with large groups for
Tonbridge, Charing, Egerton, Hadilow, Ightham, Lenham, East Peckham,
Smarden, Westerham and Wrotham.
Estate and family papers. James of Ightham, 1463-1913;
Hothfield estate, c. 1690-1899; Wheeler, 1612-1878; Lambarde, 1715-1819;
Petley, 1520-1743; Warde, 1690-1938; Lennard, 1587-1852; Heath of
Business and official papers. Stewards’ papers,
1593-1919, and tithe commutation papers, 1817-89, probably all from
Norwood of Charing; lay subsidy rolls for parts of the lathes of
Aylesford and Sutton at Hone, 1589-1641; marsh ordinances for Plumstead
Greenwich, post 1547.
Maps. Properties in Charing and Egerton, Chiddingstone,
Sevenoaks and Sundridge, Kemsing and Seal, Smarden, Tonbridge, Hadlow,
Ightham and Ridley, 1777-1846, and tracings of maps of Hothfield
Estates, c. 1640-1812.
Faunce-De-Laune MASS. [Cat. Mk. U145], presented by
Captain Faunce De Laune.
Manorial documents. Sharsted, etc., in Doddington, Newnham
and Rodmersham, 1655-1938.