Office. The material from Sevenoaks is listed first, followed by the other
larger collections received during the year and then the many smaller
accessions which have been received.
From Sevenoaks Public Library
Lambard MSS. [CAT. Mk. U1000/2]. Manorial records of the
manor of Romschedde in Sevenoaks, 1402-1822. Deeds of the same manor and
other property in Sevenoaks, 1535-1797.
Middleton (Willoughby) MSS. [CAT. Mk. U1000/3].
Manorial records of the manor of Chiddingstone Burghersh, 1440-1586;
rental of the manor of Hever Cobham and Brocas, 1325; rental of manors of
Hepsbroke. broke, Westherst and Estherst in Penshurst, c. 1285;
manorial records of the manor of Renneslegh in Chiddingstone and
Penshurst, 1451-1514; rentals of the manor of Sundridge, 1258-1452; c. 40
deeds and some estate papers for Chiddingstone, Chevening, Penshurst and
Sundridge, 1441-1647; sheriffs’ quietus rolls, 1573-4, 1590-1;
assessments for fifteenth at Sundridge, 1417, c. 1420; militia
Stanhope MSS. [CAT. Mk. U1000/4]. Manorial records of
the manor of Brasted, 1723-1939; of the manor of Wilks alias Chipstead in
Hyde Turner Collection [CAT. Mk. U1000/5.] c. 135
deeds for Chevening, Chiddingstone, Kemsing, Leigh, Penshurst, Sevenoaks,
Seal, Shoreham, Sundridge and Westerham, 1440-1836.
Collections from British Records Society and British Records Association
[CAT. Mk. U1000/6]. c. 200 deeds for Penshurst, Seal, Sevenoaks and
Shoreham, 1555-1855; maps of Sevenoaks and Chiddingstone, 1699,
Seal, c. 1789, Westerham, 1834.
Knocker Collection [CAT. Mk. U1000/7]. Manorial
records of manor of Broxham in Edenbridge, 1662-1865; of Hever Brocas
and Cobham, 1623-1911; of Lewisham in Cowden, 1566-1855; of Brownes in
Eden-bridge, 1672-1730; of Fromans in Hadlow, c. 1650-1804; of Wickherst
in Leigh, 1615-1747; of Milton Regis, 1453, 1469; of Norsted in
Chelsfield, 1558; of Otterden, 1649-94; of Boardfield in Otterden,
1649-94; of Shipbourne, 1688-1705; of Hewetts in Shoreham, 1647-1723;
Bayford and Goodnestone in Sittingbourne, 1439; rentals of manors of
Earl of Thanet’s estate in Hothfield, Westwell, Ashford, Rainham and
Upchurch, 1795, 1847-9; c. 550 deeds for Brasted, Chevening,
Chiddingstone, Cowden, Edenbridge, Halstead, Hever, Kemsing, Leigh,
Otford, Pembury, Penshurst, Seal, Sevenoaks, Shoreham, Speldhurst,
Sundridge, Westerham, 1440-1900; 9 letters from Algernon Sydney to his
father, 1659-60; personal and business papers of H. W. Knocker,,
1902-33; maps of Chevening, Chipstead and Brasted, 1776, Sevenoaks,
1827, Chipstead, 1856.
Amherst MSS. [CAT. Mk. U1000/8. Manorial records of