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Reference DDTY
Covering dates 1602-1956
Held by Lancashire Record Office
Extent 11 series
Source of acquisition Deposited 2 March, 1962 by C.H.Townley, Esq., Townhead.
Creators Townley family of Townhead, Staveley

Contents:
DDTY 1. TITLE DEEDS
DDTY 1/1. Beetham par. co.Westmorland (DDTY 1/1/1 - 20)
DDTY 1/2. Cartmel parish (DDTY 1/1/1 - 42)
DDTY 1/3. Colton parish (DDTY 1/1/1 - 15)
DDTY 1/4. Rochdale parish (DDTY 1/1/1 - 8)
DDTY 1/5. Beetham co.Westmorland and Cartmel pars. (DDTY 1/1/1 - 8)
DDTY 1/6. Various townships. (DDTY 1/1/1 - 9)
DDTY 2. FAMILY PAPERS
DDTY 2/1. Mortgages (DDTY 2/1/1 - 13)
DDTY 2/2. Settlements (DDTY 2/1/1 - 35)
DDTY 2/3. Wills (DDTY 2/1/1 -34)
DDTY 2/4. Sneyd of Ashcomb co. Staffs. papers (incl. India Diaries) (DDTY 2/1/1 - 17)
DDTY 2/5. Papers re Col.Charles Townley (incl. Spain, Turkey, Russia etc) (DDTY 2/1/1-12)
DDTY 2/6. Genealogical papers (DDTY 2/1/1 - 4)
DDTY 2/7. Various (incl. appointments) (DDTY 2/1/1 - 7)
DDTY 3. ESTATE PAPERS (DDTY 3/1 - 63)
DDTY 4. CORRESPONDENCE (DDTY 4/1 - 11)
DDTY 5. LEGAL PAPERS (DDTY 5/1 - 3)
DDTY 6. OFFICIAL PAPERS (DDTY 6/1 - 11)
DDTY 7. ECCLESIASTICAL PAPERS (DDTY 7/1 - 43)
DDTY 8. MAPS & PLANS (DDTY 8/1 - 14)
DDTY 9. ACCOUNTS (DDTY 9/1 - 21)
DDTY 10. CHARITIES and SCHOOLS (DDTY 10/1/1 - 6 Kirkham Sch): (DDTY 10/2/1 - 15 Staveley Sch)
(DDTY 10/3/1 - 9 Egton-cum-Newland Sch)
DDTY 10/1. James Barker's Charity - Kirkham Grammar School (1-6)
DDTY 10/2. Staveley Charities (1-15)
DDTY 10/3. Egton-cum-Newland - Penny Bridge School (1-9)
DDTY 11. MISCELLANEOUS (DDTY 11/1 - 5)



TITLE DEEDS  DDTY 1  [n.d.]

Beetham, co. Westmorland  DDTY 1/1  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/1  18 Jan. 1704/5

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £180: George Thornburgh of Laisterfields, Westminster, co.Mdx, watchmaker, Rebecca his wife, Francis Nicholson of Liverpool, ships carpenter, to Thomas Preston of Wilson House par.Cartmel, husb. -- a messuage and tenement called Pow House at Methopp co.Westmorland.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/2  12 Jun. 1705

Contents:
Surrender and Admittance in the Manor of Cappleside: for £15. Thomas Preston of Wilson House, Cartmel -- a tenement called Pow House at Methop.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/3  11 Feb. 1716/17

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £200: Francis Nicholson of Ulpha, yeoman, Miles Croft of Leasgill par.Heversham, co.Westmorland, bachelor, Thomas Fairbank of Poole bridge par.Colton, dyer, executors of will of Thomas Preston of Wilson House, Cartmel, yeoman, decd. to Edward Bigland of Lowwood near Bigland, yeoman -- a messuage and tenement called Pow House at Methopp.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/4  20 Jan. 1718/19

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £200: Edward Bigland of Wilson House, yeoman, to James Barrow of Upper Newton, par.Cartmel -- messuage and tenement called Pow House at Methopp, co.Westmorland.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/5  9 Sep. 1721

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £232: James Barrow of Wilson House, Cartmel, yeoman, to John Dodson of Lowick Bridge, Ulverston, yeoman -- messuage and tenement called Pow House at Methopp co.Westmorland.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/6  7 Oct. 1721

Contents:
Bond: for £1000: John Barrow of Wilson House, yeoman, to John Dodson of Lowick Bridge, yeoman -- performance of agreements in DDTY 1/1/5 above.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/7  2 Feb. 1744/5

Contents:
Lease and Release: for £250: Ester Dodgson, widow of John Dodgson of Wilson House, and William Dodgson, eldest son of John Dodgson, bachelor, to Isaac Wilkinson of Backbarrow, gent. -- messuage and tenement called Pow House at Methop.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/8  7 May 1747

Contents:
Admittance in the Manor of Witherslack: Isaac Wilkinson -- to a parcel of land late in the tenure of William Carny.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/9  22 Dec. 1764

Contents:
Letter of Attorney: John Wilkinson of London, ironmaster, to Edward Shepherd of Natland, co.Westmorland -- to take the deed of feoffment of lands called Poolhouse Lands at Witherslack purchased by John Wilkinson from John Barrow and John Smith.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/10  23 May 1780

Contents:
Admittance in the Manor of Witherslack: John Wilkinson -- to a parcel of land called Chambley Nichols Moss.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/11  3 Feb. 1815

Contents:
Lease for 1 year at peppercorn rent: James Adam of Brymbo Hall, co.Denbigh, esq., Thomas Townend of Manchester, merchant, John Bates of Nottingham, merchant, William Melville of Nottingham, merchant, Soloman Reinhold of Manchester, merchant -- land and other property at Nether Methop. [Release missing].

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/12  11 Nov. 1815

Contents:
Lease for 1 year for 5s: Thomas Claughton of Haydock Lodge, esq., Thomas Townend of Manchester, merchant, William Melville of Nottingham, merchant, Saloman Reinhold of Manchester, merchant, James Adam of Brymbo Hall, co.Denbigh, esq. to Peter Crompton of Wavertree -- land and other property at Lythe and Methup. [Release missing].

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/13  12 Feb. 1816

Contents:
Fine: Peter Crompton, Thomas Fletcher, pls, James Adam, Mary his wife, defs -- 4 messuages, 4 barns, 4 stables, 4 shippons, 4 outhouses, 4 gardens, 4 orchards, 300 ac.Land, 100 ac. meadow, 100 ac. pasture, 120 ac. Wood, 20 ac. moss, common of pasture and turbary, with appurtenances, in Nether Methop.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/14  n.d. c.1820

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- land called Chambley's Nicholls Moss at Witherslack purchased by William Townley of Townhead, esq.
2 Feb. 1745 - 23 May 1780

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/15  1 Oct. 1829

Contents:
Lease for a year at peppercorn rent: Peter Crompton of Wavertree, doctor of physic, Thomas Fletcher of Liverpool, merchant, to Henry Booth of Liverpool, merchant, John Armstrong of Lancaster, gent. William Shepperd of Gateacre, clerk, Robert Derbyshire of Rivington, gent. devisees in trust under the will of Abraham Crompton of Skerton, esq.decd. -- 376 ac. 3 r. 35 p. land at Nether Methop. [Release missing].

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/16  n.d. c.1833

Contents:
Schedule of Title Deeds -- lands at Low Methop, 1673-1833.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/17  1 Oct. 1829

Contents:
Lease for 1 year at peppercorn rent: Peter Crompton of Wavertree, doctor of physic, Thomas Fletcher of Liverpool, merchant, to Henry Booth of Liverpool, merchant, John Armstrong of Lancaster, gent. Rev. William Shepherd of Gateacre, Robert Darbyshire of Rivington, gent. (devisees in trust under the will of Abraham Crompton of Skerton, esq.decd) -- land and property at Nether Methop. [Release missing].

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/18  1 Mar. 1854

Contents:
Conveyance: for £240.12s.6d: Ulverstone and Lancaster Rly Co. to William Townley of Townhead, esq. -- 17 ac. 2 r. of land reclaimed from the sea adjacent to the township of Meathop.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/19  19 Mar. 1909

Contents:
Agreement: Charles Gale Townley of Townhead, clerk, William Smith Paget-Tomlinson of Kirkby Lonsdale, co. Westmorland, esq. Agnes Argles of Eversley, co.Westmorland, Theodosia Bagot of Levens Hall, co.Westmorland, Jacob Wakefield of Sedgwick House, co.Westmorland, esq. Alfred Willink of Whitefoot Burnside, co.Westmorland, esq. John Somervell of Broom Close, Kendal, co.Westmorland, esq. William Rushton Parker of Kendal, doctor of medicine, John Mortimore Sladen of Windermere, co.Westmorland, esq. -- to sell for £502.14s.6d. 25 ac. 2r. 33p. of Land at Low Meathop.

[no title]  DDTY 1/1/20  1941

Contents:
Agreement: Canon Charles Gale Townley of Townhead to Matthew Henry Herd of Witherslack, garage proprietor -- to sell Halecate farm Witherslack for £1450. [draft].

Cartmel  DDTY 1/2  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/1  8 Feb. 1646/7

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £9.15s.0d: William Greenwoode of Backbarrow, yeoman, to Thomas Walker, junr. of Backbarrow, cloath dighter [bleacher] -- all claim and interest in mossland at Carr Tenement and Brownedge situated in Mosse Closse.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/2  22 Nov. 1651

Contents:
Release: for £10.15s.0d: William Knipe of Woodbroughton, gent. Thomas Fletcher of Winder in Cartmell, gent. George Braithwaite of the Grange, yeoman, William Pepper of Nethercarke, yeoman, Thomas Kellett of the Fellyeat, yeoman, to James Brockbanck of Heslrigge in Cartmel, yeo. -- a messuage and tenement at Haslrigg and a messuage and tenement at Cannyhill in Heslrigge, with appurtenances.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/3  1 Feb. 1675/6

Contents:
Release: for £320: Robert Harrison of Staveley, yeoman, and Edward Harrison of Hodghill within Cartmel, yeoman, to John Taylor of Staveley, yeoman -- lands at Newby Bridge called High Milne and Kilne, otherwise New Milne.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/4  19 Jan. 1704/5

Contents:
Lease for 1 yr. for 5s: George Thornburgh of Laisterfields, Westminster, co.Mddx, watchmaker, Rebecca his wife, Francis Nicholson of Liverpool, ships carpenter, to Thomas Preston of Wilson House, Cartmel -- a messuage and tenement called Wilson House near Lindall. [Release missing]

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/5  7 Feb. 1707/8

Contents:
Release: for £10: Thomas Walker of Staveley, yeoman, to John Taylor of Lending in Furness Fells, gent. -- 3 roods of meadow in Nickrell Close, Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/6  23 Apr. 1709

Contents:
Release: for £45.10s.0d (1) Thomas Seatle of Staveley, yeoman, (ii) Elizabeth Seatle his mother, (iii) John Taylor of Lending in Furness Fells, gent. -- 3 ac. arable and waste land called the Park in Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/7  9 Sep. 1721

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £262.10s.0d: James Barrow of Wilson House, yeoman, to John Dodson of Lowick Bridge par. Ulverston, yeoman -- messuage and tenement called Wilson House near Lindall.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/8  9 Aug. 1722

Contents:
Fine: for £160: John Dodgson, Oliver Martin, gent. James Bateman and Miles Burnes, pls. James Barrow, Agnes his wife, William Preston and Jennet his wife, Henry Bateman and Mary his wife, defs. -- land and property at Allithwaite and Holker.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/9  21 Sep. 1726

Contents:
Bond: for £100: John Bigland of Bigland, gent. to Edward Walker of Backbarrow, walkster -- to keep all conditions and agreements to set out in indentures of release.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/10  21 Apr. 1730

Contents:
Agreement: for £3: William Rawlinson of Fairrigg in Cartmel, yeoman, and Edward Walker of Backbarrow, fuller -- to convey a dale of moss or turbary with appurtenances in Moss Close near Lowwood in Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/11  1 Feb. 1747/8

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £199.17s.6d: Richard Robinson of Fell Foot in Staveley, gent, to John Lindow of Smithy Green par.Ulverston, woodmonger -- a freehold messuage and tenement with appurtenances situated at Townhead in Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/12  5 Jan. 1750/1

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: John Lindow of Smithy Bridge par.Ulverston, yeoman, to his nieces Mary and Elizabeth Pull, daughters of Joshua Pull of Moor How par.Cartmel, spinsters -- freehold messuage and tenement with appurtenances situated at Townhead in Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/13  12 & 13 Feb. 1766

Contents:
Lease and Release: for £186: James Atkinson of Penny Bridge, carpenter, Mary his wife, Nathaniel Sedgfield of Lancaster, mariner, and Elizabeth his wife, Mary and Elizabeth, daughters of Joshua Pull of Moorhow, to William Fleming of Colton, husbandman -- freehold messuage and tenement with appurtenances at Townhead in Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/14  29 May 1766

Contents:
Fine: for £166.13s.4d: Robert Myers, William Fleming, pls. James Garner, Elizabeth his wife, William Redhead, Esther his wife, James Atkinson, Mary his wife, Nathaniel Sedgfield, Elizabeth his wife, defs. -- 2 messuages, 2 barns, 2 stables, 2 cowhouses, 2 gardens, 2 orchards, 14 ac. land, 7 ac. meadow, 10 ac. pasture, 4 ac. wood, 4 ac. peatmoss with common of pasture and turbary in the parish of Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/15  9 & 10 Apr. 1773

Contents:
Deed of Exchange (by lease and release): John Robinson of Newby Bridge, gent. John Taylor of Abbot Hall, co.Westmorland esq. -- 2 parcels of land near Newby Bridge Mill and Kilne.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/16  30 Dec. 1800

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £35: Edward Coward of Bandrakehead par.Colton, yeoman, to Margaret and Mary Lishman of Bouth in Colton, spinsters -- house called Top o'th' Hill with appurtenances, at Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/17  19 May 1773 - 15 Feb. 1802

Contents:
List of Title Deeds -- Townhead Estate in Staveley (with memoranda re same).

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/18  16 Feb. 1802

Contents:
Lease and Release: for £1492.5s.0d (i) Daniel Fleming of Finsthwaite, yeoman, John Robinson of Kirkby Kendal, co.Westmorland, gent. devisees in trust under will of William Fleming of Townhead, decd. (ii) Michael Crossley of Penny Bridge, hooper, (iii) James Atkinson of Penny Bridge, mariner, and Isabella his wife, (iv) John Fleming of Hazlerigge, swiller, (v) to Harry Taylor of Townhead, esq. -- a freehold messuage and tenement called Little Townhead in Staveley, with appurtenances.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/19  15 May 1802

Contents:
Agreement: Margaret Lishman and Mary Lishman of Bouth, spinsters, to Michael Crossley of Penny Bridge, gent. -- to convey a messuage and tenement called Buck House in Staveley for £60.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/20  14 Feb. 1803

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £60: Richard Barrow of Bannerigge par. Windermere co.Westmorland, husb. and Margaret his wife, Rowland Penny of Bouth, shoemaker, and Mary his wife, to Michael Crossley of Penny Bridge, par.Ulverston, hoopmaker -- a dwelling-house with appurtenances called Top o'th' Hill at Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/21  16 Feb. 1803

Contents:
Receipt for £60: Rowland and Mary Penny to Michael Crossley -- for property specified in DDTY 20 above.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/22  19 Mar. 1803

Contents:
Fine: for £100: John Postlethwaite, gent.pl. John Dickinson, Agnes his wife, John Ingall, Margaret his wife, defs. -- 1 messuage, 1 barn, 1 garden, 10 ac. land, 10 ac. meadow, 10 ac. pasture, common of pasture and turbary at Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/23  1 May 1804

Contents:
Deed of Exchange: Henry Taylor of Townhead, esq. and Jeremiah Dixon of Fellfoot in Staveley -- a parcel of land called the Heads at Townhead, and an enclosure called Townhead Spring at Fell Foot.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/24  5 Jun. 1804

Contents:
Agreement: Henry Taylor of Townhead, esq. and William Townley of Ambleside, co.Westmorland, esq. -- to convey Townhead Estate for £7000.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/25  18 Jun. 1804

Contents:
Lease and Release: for £7000: (i) Henry Taylor of Townhead, esq., Charlotte his wife, (ii) Joseph Symson of Kirkby Kendal, co. Westmorland, mercer, (iii) William Townley of Ambleside, co. Westmorland, -- a newbuilt freehold dwelling house with outhouses, lands, gardens and appurtenances at Townhead in Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/26  8 Dec. 1806

Contents:
Deed of Division: Jeremiah Dixon of Fell Foot, esq. William Townley of Townhead, esq. -- Rough Moss, Little Meadow and Over Moore Acre in Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/27  5 Mar. 1814

Contents:
Fine: for £233.6s.8d: John Higgin, esq.pl. John Ingall and Mary his wife, defs. -- 2 messuages, 2 barns, 2 stables, 2 cowhouses, 2 gardens, 2 orchards, 40 ac. land, 40 ac. meadow, 40 ac. pasture, common of pasture and turbary with appurtenances in the parish of Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/28  21 Feb. 1818

Contents:
Lease and Release: for £8000:(i) John Higgin of City of London, merchant, (ii) John Ingall of Crosthwaite co. Westmorland, yeoman, Margaret his wife, (iii) John Jepson of Holborn, London, gent. (iv) William Townley of Townhead, esq. (v) James Penny Machell of Hollow Oak par. Colton, esq. -- a freehold messuage called Hazlerigg in Staveley, with appurtenances.

Schedule of Title Deeds -- Townhead Estate in Staveley.  DDTY 1/2/29  1 Feb. 1675/6 - 14 Feb. 1821

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/30  14 Feb. 1829

Contents:
Release: for £495: Denton Ackerley of Wilson House, gent. to William Townley of Townhead, esq. -- land and other property at Allithwaite.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/31  28 Mar. 1846

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- land called Sinking Green at Lindal, the property of Messrs James and Robert Bramwell. 12 Mar. 1795-23 Feb.1841.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/32  15 Jun. 1846

Contents:
Declaration: William Robinson of Lindale, labourer -- identity of land at Sinking Green.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/33  18 Jun.1804; 1859

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- messuage and tenement called Townhead at Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/34  17 Dec. 1878

Contents:
Conveyance: for £355: Mary Feightman of Lancaster and Ellen Feightman, spinsters, to Edward Wayles of Staveley -- 2 messuages, or dwelling-houses called Top o'the' Hill at Staveley.

[no title or date]  DDTY 1/2/35

Contents:
Requisitions on title of property described in DDTY 1/2/34 above.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/36  n.d. c.1881

Contents:
Memoranda -- title of Townhead Estate in Staveley. 17 Jun.1804-20 Jan.1860

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/37  8 Sep. 1900

Contents:
Conveyance: for £427.8s.9d: (i) Elizabeth Wayles of Staveley, widow, (ii) Joseph Banks Wayles of Dalton-in-Furness, (iii) James Tetlow of Huddersfield,co.York, (iv) George Preston of Staveley -- a dwellinghouse, paintshop, garden and other premises at Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/38  23 Nov. 1900

Contents:
Conveyance: for £435: George Preston of Staveley, gent. to Mary Isabel Townley of Staveley, spinster -- property as in DDTY 1/2/37 above.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/39  22 Jul.1936

Contents:
Requisitions on Title -- land at Newby Bridge.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/40  n.d. c.1944

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- lands belonging to Rev. C.G. Townley, decd. in Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/41  27 Apr. 1944

Contents:
Agreement: S. Hart Jackson of Ulverston and James Fairer, esq. -- to sell Hazelrigg Farm, Staveley, for £1600.

[no title]  DDTY 1/2/42  11 May 1944

Contents:
Conveyance: (draft): Stephen Hart Jackson of Ulverston, solicitor, to James Fairer of Ulverston, esq. -- Hazelrigg Farm in Staveley.

Colton.  DDTY 1/3  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/1  17 Aug. 1602

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £40: Edward Wilson of Rusland, yeoman, to John Taylore of Finstwhaite,husb. -- a customary parcel of meadow near the Heybridgestonge and 2 partes of ½ ac. meadow called the Brodnydowe.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/2  17 Apr. 1604

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £50: John Taylor of Sinderhill in Furness feles,husb. to Nycholas Taylor his son -- a messuage and tenement called Sinderhill in Finstwate in Fornes Fels.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/3  20 Jul. 1607

Contents:
Deed of Exchange: Cuthbart Tailor of Finstwaite in Fornesfels, husb. John Taylor, son of Christopher Taylor, decd. of Finstwate -- one moiety or ½ part of an orchard called the Highgarth in Finstwate for a parcel or dale of wood with appurtenances adjoining the Bodarrmosseyeat Underyewbarra.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/4  26 Mar. 1608

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for 20s: William Robinson of Bowth in fornesvels, waller, to John Taylor, son of Christopher Taylor, decd. of Finstwate, husb. -- a parcel of meadow, being on the east side of Rusland great poole near the Heybredgstange within the broad meddow in fornesfels.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/5  15 Mar. 1611/12

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £24.9s.0d: Christopher Sands of the Bouth in Fournesfells, gent. to John, son of Christopher Taylor and John son of George Taylor, both of Fynstwhaite, husb. -- an estate called the Old Close on the east side of Rusland greate poole near the Heybrygestonge, woods and land to the west of the highway from Rusland to Yewbarrowe called the Broadmeydowe with 1 ac. land adjacent to it.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/6  5 Apr. 1621

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for 33s. 6d: Nycholas Taylor of Synderhill in Fournesfells, yeoman, to Christopher Tailore, son of John Tailore of Ploumegreene in Fournesfells -- parcel of meadow with appurtenances on the north side of the Sowerebuts next to Ploumegreene lands at Fynstwhaite.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/7  25 Jun. 1633

Contents:
Quitclaim: John Walker of Sinderhill in Finsthwaite in Fourneisfells, tayler, and Isabell his wife, to Elizabeth Taylore of Sinderhill, spinster -- a moiety or half interestin an estate at Sinderhill.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/8  19 Feb. 1635/6

Contents:
Quitclaim: for £100: John Robinsone of Winster in Cartmell Fells, yeoman, and Elizabeth his wife, to Christopher Taylore of Ploumegreene in Fourneisfells, yeoman -- lands and tenements at Sinderhill in Finstwaite.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/9  27 Jun. 1646

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £9: John Taylore, son of Christopher Taylore of Finstwaite, yeoman, to William Taylor, son of Edward Taylor of Ploumegreene, yeoman -- customary land called Ellersydeland at Finsthwaite.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/10  21 Jan. 1651/2

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £20: William Rawlinsone of Craithwaite in Fourneis Fells, gent. to William Taylor of Plowmegreene, yeoman -- one-third part of the meadow and grasslands with appurtenances called Baldermosse meadowes adjoining the east side of Russeland Poole, to be held of the manor of Endefeilde, co.Mddx.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/11  29 Apr. 1670

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £11.10s.0d: Thos Chapman of Plum Greene in Fournes Fells, yeoman, to Wm. Taylor of Jollever Tree near Plumgreene, yeoman -- a moiety or half part of an orchard at Jollever Tree with appurtenances.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/12  3 May, 1683

Contents:
Deed barring survivorship: William Taylor of Plumgreene in Furneisfells, yeoman, Clement Taylor of Plumbgreene, yeoman -- lands called Topp of the Parrocke, Wood Parrocke and Windhowes at Finsthwaite.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/13  9 Mar. 1704/5

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £55: Agnes Sandys of Bouth in Fourneis Fells widow, Thos. Chapman of Bouth, yeoman, and Barbary his wife, William Chapman son and heir of Thomas Chapman, yeoman, to Christopher Taylor of Jollyvertree in Finstet in Fourneis Fells, yeoman -- land in a close called the Netherfeild on the east side of the highway in Finstet, and adjoining a parcel of land called the backside in the south.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/14  3 May 1823

Contents:
Deed of Division: John Atkinson of Ivytree in Blawith, Roger Taylor of Finsthwaite, Isaac Taylor of Eelingharth, Thomas Taylor of Eelingharth, William Townley of Townhead -- enclosure of Eelingharth Moss, par.Colton.

[no title]  DDTY 1/3/15  14 Feb. 1890

Contents:
Conveyance: for £20: (i) Margaret Elizabeth Bell of Ulverston, widow, (ii) John Bell of Liverpool, shoemaker and Isabella Bell of Ulverston, spinster, (iii) Edmund James Townley of Townhead, esq. (iv) John Phizacklea of Fidler Hall, Cartmel -- a piece or dale of woodland, part of Eelingharth Estate at Yewbarrow.

Rochdale  DDTY 1/4  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 1/4/1  n.d. c.1760

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- Belfield Estate, 1730-1756.

[no title]  DDTY 1/4/2  1782

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- lands in Butterworth and Wardle belonging to Col. Richard Townley, 1656-1782.

[no title]  DDTY 1/4/3  1828-1902

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- Husted Nook and Long Cawl Meadow at Wardle.

[no title]  DDTY 1/4/4  12 Oct. 1933

Contents:
Requisitions of Title -- lands of Canon Charles Gale Townley in Rochdale.

[no title]  DDTY 1/4/5  2 Nov. 1933

Contents:
Conveyance (draft): for £162: Rev. Canon C.G. Townley to Rochdale Corporation: for £162 -- part of Stid Fold at Wardle.

[no title]  DDTY 1/4/6  2 Nov. 1933

Contents:
Grant: for £23: Rev. Canon C.G. Townley to Mayor, Aldermen and Burgesses of the Borough of Rochdale -- rights and easements of constructing an Aqueduct Conduit or line of pipes in land in Wardle.

[no title]  DDTY 1/4/7  4 Dec. 1933

Contents:
Conveyance: for £660: Rev. Canon C.G. Townley to Rochdale Corporation -- land at Husted Nook in Wardle (with plan).

[no title]  DDTY 1/4/8  1946

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- Husted Nook Farm and Stid Fold Farm at Wardle, 1897-1944.

Cartmel and Beetham  DDTY 1/5  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 1/5/1  15 Apr. 1633

Contents:
Bargain and Sale: for £300: William Thornburgh of Hampsfeild,esq. to Thomas Thornburgh of Whitwell, co.Westmorland, gent. -- a messuage and tenement called Powe House at Methopp co. Westmorland, a tenement called Calfe Close, a messuage and tenement called Wilson House and a parcel of land at Sandybrigge in the parish of Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 1/5/2  10 Nov. 1744

Contents:
Agreement: William Dodgson of Wilson House, Cartmel, to Isaac Wilkinson of Backbarrow -- to convey lands and tenements called Wilson House in Cartmel and Poole House in Beetham par. for £800.

[no title]  DDTY 1/5/3  n.d. c.1828

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- lands in the parishes of Cartmel and Beetham purchased by William Townley, esq. 20 Mar. 1673-8 Jun. 1790.

[no title]  DDTY 1/5/4  29 Nov. 1806-1828; n.d. c. 1828

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- lands formerly held by John Wilkinson of Castlehead, esq. in the parishes of Cartmel and Beetham.

[no title]  DDTY 1/5/5  n.d. c.1828

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- Wilson House Estate in the parishes of Beetham and Cartmel. 15 Apr. 1633-19 Mar. 1828.

[no title]  DDTY 1/5/6  15 May, 1845

Contents:
Conveyance: for £5.18s.9d: William Townley of Townhead, esq., to Robert Wright of Stand House, Wavertree -- land at Low Meathop and Castlehead in Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 1/5/7  1942

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- Wilson House and Low Meathop Estates, 3 Aug. 1897 - 6 Nov. 1942.

[no title]  DDTY 1/5/8  1944

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- property as in DDTY 1/5/7 above. 19 Feb. 1844-11 Feb. 1896.

Various  DDTY 1/6  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 1/6/1  14 Mar. 1795

Contents:
Fine: for £533: 6s: 8d: John France, esq., Edward Herbert and William Jackson, pls. John Kirkham, Ellen his wife, John Rawlinson and Agnes his wife, John Gardner and Mary his wife, defs. -- 1 messuage, 2 barns, 1 shippon, 1 stable, 2 gardens, 2 orchards, 3 ac.land, 7 ac. meadow, 13 ac. pasture with common of pasture and turbary in Great Eccleston and Lindale; also a moiety of 3 messuages, 6 barns, 6 shippons, 6 stables, 3 gardens, 3 orchards, 90 ac. land, 30 ac. meadow, 50 ac. pasture, 10 ac. woodland with common of pasture and turbary in Bleasdale and Claughton [par. Garstang].

[no title]  DDTY 1/6/2  11 Aug. 1804

Contents:
Fine: for £2000: William Townley, esq., Joseph Pennington, Miles Theodore Burton, John Jackson, junr.pls., Henry Taylor, esq., Charlotte his wife, Thomas Brockbank and Dinah his wife, Anthony Hall and Mary his wife, Henry Shaw, defs. -- 4 messuages, 4 cottages, 2 barns, 2 stables, 2 cowhouses, 40 ac. land, 40 ac. meadow, 40 ac. pasture, 15 ac. wood, 70 ac. moss, 40 ac. furze and heath with common of pasture and turbary in the parishes of Cartmell and Ulverstone.

[no title]  DDTY 1/6/3  27 & 28 Nov. 1828

Contents:
Lease and Release: (i) Thomas Legh of Lyme co. Chester, esq., Thomas Claughton of Haydock Lodge, esq., Michael Knott of Coniston, esq., (ii) William Legh of Ratcliffe Hall, co. Leicester, esq., Rev. Peter Legh of Golborne Park, William Murray of Polmaise co. Stirling, esq., (iii) William Legh of Ratcliffe Hall co.Leic. and Mary Ann his wife, (iv) Alexander Murray of Edinburgh, esq., and Johnina his wife, (v) John Wilkinson of Christs College, Cambridge, (vi) James Kyrke of Glascoed co. Denbigh, esq., (vii) John Fitchett of Warrington -- land and other property in Upper Allithwaite, Broughton, Lindal and Grange, par Cartmel, Witherslack, Methopp par.Beetham co. Westmorland, Bradley, Bilston, Wednesfield, Wednesbury, Darlaston, Walsall, Moseley, Tipton, co.Stafford, Hadley, Wellington, co. Salop, Rotherhith, co. Surrey, Brymbo Mynera, Esclusham, Bersham, co. Denbigh, Guernafield, Buckley Mountain, Northop, Mold, Hope, co. Flint, in trust for sale.

[no title]  DDTY 1/6/4  7 Jul. 1836

Contents:
Lease for a year at peppercorn rent: Margaret Catharine Losh of Grange near Cartmel, spinster, James Losh of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, barrister at law, and William Townley of Townhead, esq. -- shares in land and other property at Adlington, Bedford, Ashton, Heskin, Wigan and Shevington. [Release missing]

[no title]  DDTY 1/6/5  1889

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- land at Ealingharth and Fair Rigge belonging to Margaret Elizabeth Bell. 1834-1837.

[no title]  DDTY 1/6/6  n.d. c.1889

Contents:
Requisitions on Title -- property as in DDTY 1/6/5 above.

[no title]  DDTY 1/6/7  n.d. c. 1943

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- estates in Lancashire belonging to Canon Charles Gale Townley, 1844-1942

[no title]  DDTY 1/6/8  1952

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- estates in Lancashire of E.J.Townley of Townhead, esq. 1897-1944.

[no title]  DDTY 1/6/9  1897-1944; 1957

Contents:
Abstract of Title -- property as in DDTY 1/6/8 above.

FAMILY PAPERS  DDTY 2  [n.d.]

Mortgages  DDTY 2/1  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 2/1/1  9 Jun. 1707

Contents:
Mortgage: to secure £67.8s.5d: (i) Edward Leach of Hundersfeild, husb. (ii) Edmund Lord of Rydeings within Hundersfeild, yeo. (iii) Alexander Butterworth of Belfeild, gent. (iv) James Whitehead of Rachdale, clerk, -- parcels of land called Newlands in Rydeings Tenement, Hundersfeild.

[no title]  DDTY 2/1/2  2 Jan. 1726/7

Contents:
Deed of Covenant: Frances Winstanley of Bramiston, co.Leics. widow, Isabella Dutton of London, widow, Samuel Chetham of Castleton, esq., and Mary his wife (with the consent of Alexander Butterworth of Belfield, gent.) to Richard Townley of Rochdale, gent -- to produce a deed of mortgage on lands and other property at Belfield, Rachdale, Hundersfeild, Spotland, Butterworth, Castleton, Manchester, Ribchester and Oldham, redeemed by Richard Townley for £1430.2s.6d.

[no title]  DDTY 2/1/3  2 Feb. 1750/1

Contents:
Mortgage: to secure £600 with interest: Isaac Wilkinson of Wilson House, gent. and Mary his wife, and Edward Shipphard of Natland, co. Westmorland, gent -- a messuage and tenement called Wilson House, par. Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 2/1/4  1 Mar. 1750/1

Contents:
Declaration of Trust: Edward Shipphard of Natland, co.Westmorland, gent. to Thomas Strickland of Sizergh, co.Westmorland, esq. -- for the sum of £400 due on the mortgage levied in DDTY 2/1/3 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/1/5  14 Feb. 1789

Contents:
Redemption of Mortgage: for £1040. 10s. 0d: Edward Shipphard of Natland, co. Westmorland, gent. to John Wilkinson of Castlehead, esq. -- Wilson House Estate par. Cartmel and Pow House at Methop co. Westmorland.

[no title]  DDTY 2/1/6  27 May 1802

Contents:
Mortgage: to secure £150 with interest: (i) John Dickinson of Crosthwaite co. Westmorland, cordwainer, and Agnes his wife, (ii) John Sawrey of Witherslack, co. Westmorland, cordwainer, (iii) John Postlethwaite of Kirkby Kendal, co. Westmorland, -- Hazelrigg Estate at Staveley par. Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 2/1/7  7 Apr. 1814

Contents:
Declaration of the uses of a fine by way of a mortgage: for £850: John Ingall of Liverpool and Margaret his wife, John Higgin of Fenchurch St. London, merchant -- Hazzelrigg Estate in the parish of Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 2/1/8  11 Apr. 1814

Contents:
Assignment of Mortgage: for £150: (i) Edward Sawrey of Witherslack, co. Westmorland, yeoman, (ii) John Ingall of Liverpool and Margaret his wife, (iii) John Higgin of Fenchurch St. London, merchant, (iv) John Jopson of Castle St. Holborn, London, gent. -- Hazzelrigg Estate, Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 2/1/9  14 Feb. 1821

Contents:
Mortgage: to secure £2000 with interest: William Townley of Townhead in Staveley, esq., to William Fisher of Ulverston, esq. -- Townhead Estate in Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 2/1/10  6 May 1844

Contents:
Mortgage: for £200: Gray Rigge, Thomas Ainsworth, jr., Thomas Holme Maude, Roger Taylor, William Townley, Richard Machell, George Edward Wilson, Henry Fletcher Rigge, esq., to William Townley, esq -- a portion of the tolls on the Lancaster - Kendal Turnpike Road.

[no title]  DDTY 2/1/11  4 May 1859

Contents:
Mortgage: for £2800: Trustees of the will of William Townley, esq. decd. to William Septimus Losh of Wreay Syke, co. Cumberland, esq. -- Townhead Estate in Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 2/1/12  24 Oct. 1885

Contents:
Mortgage: for £340 with interest: Edward Wayles of Staveley, painter, to Thomas William Molyneux of Allithwaite Lodge, gent. -- 2 dwelling houses at Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 2/1/13  18 Feb. 1889

Contents:
Assignment of Mortgage: for £2800: executors of the will of William Septimus Losh, esq. decd. to Cecilia Townley of Townhead, spinster and Rev. Charles Gale Townley of Troutbeck, co. Westmorland -- the Townhead Estate in Staveley.

Settlements & related Papers  DDTY 2/2  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/1  11 Oct. 1694

Contents:
Marriage Settlement: for £500: John Taylor of Carke, gent, John Eastwood of Ightingdale Park, gent. and William Bankes of Skipton in Craven, co. York, gent. -- land and other property in the parishes of Beetham, co. Westmorland, Cartmel and Coulton -- on marriage of John Taylor of Carke and Margaret Coulthurst, grand-daughter of Henry Coulthurst of Banke Newton, co. York, gent.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/2  20 Jan. 1721/2

Contents:
Marriage Settlement: for £700: (i) John Taylor of Lending, gent. and Margaret his wife, (ii) Henry Taylor their son and heirs, (iii) Miles Sandys of Grathwaite, esq., and Joseph Symson of Kirkby Kendal, co. Westmorland, mercer, (iv) Sarah Symson, daughter of Joseph Symson, (v) James Penny of Penny Bridge, esq., and William Coulthurst of Gargrave, co. York, gent. (vi) John Archer of Oxenholme, co. Westmorland, esq. and William Symson of Kirkby Kendall, mercer, [...] (vii) -- lands at Plumb Greene and Sinderhill in the parish of Coulton -- on the marriage of Henry Taylor and Sarah Symson.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/3  3 Apr. 1729

Contents:
Settlement: Mary Backhouse of Hincaster, co. Westmorland, to Edward Taylor of Little Dicks in Furness, yeoman, and Clement Taylor of Finsthwaite, yeoman -- July Flower or Jolliver Tree Estate, Finsthwaite -- in trust for her husband James Backhouse and son John Gurnell.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/4  1 Jan. 1738/9

Contents:
Settlement: Mary Backhouse of Hincaster, co. Westmorland, to Edward Taylor of Little Dicks in Furness, yeoman, and Clement Taylor of Finsthwaite, yeoman -- July Flower Tree or Jolliver Tree estate in Finsthwaite in trust for her husband James Backhouse and his heirs and her son John Gurnell.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/5  22 Oct. 1755

Contents:
Release: for £212: 8s: 4d: Joseph Jackson of Manchester, apothecary, and surgeon, Margaret his wife, to Joseph Symson of Kirkby Kendal, co. Westmorland, mercer -- all monies to be paid to Margaret Jackson by William Symson under the trust in DDTY 2/2/2 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/6  20 Aug. 1757

Contents:
Assignment: Joseph Jackson of Manchester, apothecary & surgeon, and Margaret his wife, to Joseph Taylor of Liverpool, mariner -- the sum of £700 to be raised on an estate at the head of Staveley under the marriage settlement of DDTY 2/2/2 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/7  27 Apr. 1764

Contents:
Marriage Settlement: for a total of £5000: (i) William Penny of Penny Bridge, esq., Mary his daughter, (ii) Richard Townley of Belfield, esq., (iii) Myles Sandys, senr. of Graithwait, esq., Myles Sandys, junr. of Preston esq., James Maychell of Hollow Oak, esq., Banister Walton of Marsden, esq., -- lands in the parish of Rochdale -- on the marriage of Richard Townley and Mary Penny above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/8  19 May, 1773

Contents:
Release for £300: Joseph Taylor of Liverpool, merchant, to William Symson of Kirkby Kendal, co. Westmorland, mercer -- all monies due to Joseph Taylor under DDTY 2/2/2 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/9  4 Nov. 1802

Contents:
Assignment: (i) Richard Barker of Chester, gent. (executor of the will of Thomas Chester, gent. decd) (ii) Richard Greaves Townley of Fullbourne, co. Cambridge, esq. (iii) William Townley of Ambleside, co. Westmorland, esq. (iv) James Hamer of Hamer, esq. -- 2 terms of 500 years on lands in Hunderfield in trust, to attend the inheritance.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/10  10 Nov. 1802

Contents:
Settlement: (i) Richard Greaves Townley of Fullbourne, co. Camb. esq. (ii) Miles Sandys of Graithwaite, esq. (iii) William Townley of Ambleside, co. Westmorland, esq., (iv) Mary Townley of Ambleside, widow, (v) Robert George Hopwood of Hopwood, esq. and John Walmsley, junr. of Rochdale, esq. -- land and other property at Rochdale -- made in pursuance of articles drawn up in DDTY 2/2/7 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/11  14 Feb. 1829

Contents:
Assignment: (i) John Fitchett of Warrington, gent. (ii) Denton Ackerley of Wilson House, (iii) William Townley of Townhead, esq., (iv) Jonathan Binns of Lancaster, land surveyor -- land and property at Lindale, par. Cartmel -- in trust for 1000 years for William Townley.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/12  8 Jul. 1836

Contents:
Marriage Settlement: for 10s: (i) Rev. Edmund Townley of Staveley, (ii) Margaret Catharine Losh of Grange, spinster, (iii) James Losh of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, barrister-at-law, William Townley of Townhead, esq. -- personal estate of Edmund Townley -- on the marriage of (i) and (ii) above.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/2/13

Contents:
Copy of DDTY 2/2/12 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/14  8 Jul. 1836

Contents:
Marriage Settlement: for 10s: (i) Margaret Catharine Losh of Grange, spinster, (ii) Rev. Edmund Townley of Staveley, (iii) James Losh of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, barrister at law, William Townley of Townhead esq., -- personal estate of (i) with real estate in Heskin, Shevington, Adlington, Wigan, Ince-in-Makerfield, Bedford and Ashton-in-Makerfield -- on marriage of (i) and (ii)

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/2/15

Contents:
Copy of DDTY 2/2/14 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/16  8 Jul. 1836

Contents:
Declaration that Edmund Townley of Staveley, clerk, has fulfilled agreements made in DDTY 2/2/12 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/17  21 Feb. 1859

Contents:
Appointment: Rev. Edmund Townley of Staveley, to John Penny Machell of Hollow Oak, esq., and William Septimus Losh of Wray Syke, co. Cumberland, esq. -- new trustees for settlement in DDTY 2/2/11 above.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/2/18

Contents:
Copy of DDTY 2/2/17 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/19  14 May, 1859

Contents:
Declaration of Trust: issued by William Septimus Losh of Wray Syke, co. Cumberland, esq. -- part of the personal estate comprised in DDTY 2/2/12 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/20  1859

Contents:
Instructions for levying a disentailing deed: Rev. Edmund Townley of Townhead and his eldest son Edmund James Townley, esq. -- on the real property of William Townley of Townhead, esq. decd.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/21  20 Jan. 1860

Contents:
Disentailing Deed: Rev. Edmund Townley of Townhead, Edmund James Townley of Townhead, esq. (eldest son of Rev. Edmund Townley), Henry Rigg of Newby Bridge, esq. Richard Bloomley Postlethwaite of Grange, esq -- land and property in Cartmel. Colton and Rochdale parishes and in Beetham, co. Westmorland -- in trust for 1000 years to secure portions for the younger children of (i).

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/22  13 Jan. 1882

Contents:
Appointment: by Margaret Catharine Townley, widow of Rev. Edmund James Townley of Townhead -- all her property settled in DDTY 2/2/12 above to be held upon trust after her decease for her children, Cecilia Townley, Edmund James Townley, Charles Gale Townley, Mary Isabella Townley and John Losh Townley, in equal shares.
With memorandum issued by Legacy and Succession Duty Office dated 13 Mar. 1894 attached

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/23  2 Feb. 1882

Contents:
Declaration of Trusts: issued by John Penny Machell and William Septimus Losh -- property settled in DDTY 2/2/11 and 12 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/24  18 Jan. 1889

Contents:
Appointment: James Arlosh [sic] of Woodside near Carlisle, clerk, to Cecilia Townley of Townhead, spinster, and Charles Gale Townley, Vicar of Troutbeck, co. Westmorland -- new trustees of the settlement in DDTY 2/2/11 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/25  18 Feb. 1889

Contents:
Appointment: Margaret Catharine Townley to Cecilia Townley of Townhead, spinster, and Charles Gale Townley, Vicar of Troutbeck -- new trustees of the settlement in DDTY 2/2/12 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/26  Apr. 1889

Contents:
Schedule -- documents re trusteeship of settlements established in DDTY 2/2/11 and 12 above. 8 Jul. 1836 - 11 Mar. 1889.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/27  1943

Contents:
Vesting Assent (draft): Stephen Hart Jackson of Ulverston, solicitor, to Edmund James Townley of Townhead - the settled estates of Canon Charles Gale Townley of Townhead.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/2/28

Contents:
As DDTY 2/2/27 above.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/2/29

Contents:
As DDTY 2/2/27 above.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/2/30

Contents:
As DDTY 2/2/27 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/31  20 Oct. 1944

Contents:
Vesting Assent: Stephen Hart Jackson of Ulverston, solicitor, to Edmund James Townley of Townhead -- the settled estate of Canon Charles Gale Townley of Townhead.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/32  1951

Contents:
Instructions to Counsel -- to draw up a disentailing deed on the properties settled in the will of Canon Charles Gale Townley of Townhead.

[no title]  DDTY 2/2/33  1951

Contents:
Disentailing Deed (draft): (i) Edmund James Townley of Townhead, esq. (ii) Perry Townley, (iii) Edmund James Townley and Francis Bertrand Hart Jackson of Ulverston, solicitor -- estates settled by will of Canon C.G. Townley of Townhead, decd.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/2/34 & 35

Contents:
As DDTY 2/2/33 above.

Wills and related Documents  DDTY 2/3  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/1  18 Apr. 1684

Contents:
Will - William Taylor of Plumbgreene in Furneisfells, blacksmith. (proved 14 Sep. 1689)

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/2  29 Jan. 1711/12

Contents:
Will - Christopher Taylor of Jollyvertree par. Coulton, yeoman. (proved 29 Jul. 1712)

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/3  11 Jan. 1723/4

Contents:
Will - John Taylor of Lending in Furnass Fells, gent. (proved 26 May 1724)

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/4  8 Nov. 1746

Contents:
Will - William Brookbank of Hasslerigg in Cartmel, husbandman (proved 4 Jul. 1757)

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/5  5 June, 1781

Contents:
Will - William Brockbank of Upper Cark par Cartmel, yeoman. (proved 26 Mar. 1798)

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/6  29 Dec. 1783

Contents:
Will - John Taylor of Abbot Hall co. Westmorland, esq. (proved 4 Jan. 1785)

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/7  5 May 1787

Contents:
Will - William Penny of Penny Bridge, Egton-cum-Newland, par. Ulverstone. esq

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/8  n.d. c.1790

Contents:
Memoranda - wills of members of the Penny family of Penny Bridge

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/9  20 Jul. 1792

Contents:
Will - William Fleming of Townhead par. Cartmel, swiller.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/3/10

Contents:
Copy of DDTY 2/3/9 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/11  29 Nov. 1806

Contents:
Will - John Wilkinson of Castlehead par. Cartmel, esq. (proved 19 May 1809)

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/12  19 Feb. 1844

Contents:
Will - William Townley of Townhead, esq. (proved 11 May 1854)

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/3/13

Contents:
Copy of DDTY 2/3/12 above.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/3/14

Contents:
Copy of DDTY 2/3/12 above.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/3/15

Contents:
List of legacies under DDTY 2/3/12 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/16  30 Dec. 1854

Contents:
Letter: T.R. Harrison, Kendal, to Rev. Edmund Townley, Townhead -- matters arising out of DDTY 2/3/12 above.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/3/17

Contents:
Bundle of legacy receipts - bequests made in DDTY 2/3/12 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/18  4 Dec. 1854

Contents:
Admon. with will annexed - Rev. Edmund Townley of Townhead. (Admon. 31 Dec. 1881)

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/19  4 Jul. 1870

Contents:
Will - Richard Blomeley Postlethwaite of Grange, esq. (Copy)

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/20  27 Jan. 1882

Contents:
Admon. - William Penny Townley of Townhead, esq.

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/21  11 Feb. 1896

Contents:
Admon. - Edmund James Townley of Townhead, gent.

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/22  1897

Contents:
Instructions to Counsel - for will of the Rev. Charles Gale Townley of Townhead

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/23  1897

Contents:
Instuctions to Counsel - for resettling will of Rev. Charles Gale Townley of Townhead

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/24  28 Jun. 1897

Contents:
Will (draft) - Charles Gale Townley of Townhead, clerk in Holy Orders

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/25  1 June 1898

Contents:
Will - Justina Madeline Machell of The Hall, Penny Bridge, spinster. (Copy)

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/26  n.d. c. 1908

Contents:
File of correspondence, memoranda etc. re executorship of DDTY 2/3/25 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/27  n.d. c.1908

Contents:
Will (draft) - Mary Sophia Townley of Townhead.

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/28  10 Feb. 1908

Contents:
Will (Copy) - Mary Sophia Townley, wife of Rev. Charles Gale Townley of Townhead. (proved 3 Feb. 1912)

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/29  10 Feb. 1908

Contents:
Will (probate) - Mary Sophia Townley of Townhead (proved 3 Feb. 1912)

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/30  18 Jun. 1897

Contents:
Will (probate) - Charles Gale Townley of Townhead, Clerk in Holy Orders. (with codicil dated 10 Jan. 1935) (proved 6 Nov. 1942)

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/31  1942

Contents:
Precis of DDTY 2/3/30 above

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/32  1943

Contents:
Appointment (draft) (i) Edmund James Townley, esq. (ii) Stephen Hart Jackson, esq., (iii) Edmund James Townley and Francis Bertrand Hart Jackson -- new trustees of will of Canon Charles Gale Townley, decd.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/3/33

Contents:
Copy of DDTY 2/3/32 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/3/34  1943

Contents:
Instructions to Counsel - for settling will of Canon Charles Gale Townley of Townhead. decd.

Sneyd Family of Ashcombe co. Staffs.  DDTY 2/4  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 2/4/1  14 Apr. 1807

Contents:
Bill and receipt -- pottery purchased by William Sneyd from Josiah Spode of Stoke-on-Trent, co. Staffs.

[no title]  DDTY 2/4/2  1788-1850

Contents:
Diary - William Sneyd 1788-1850
John Sneyd 1815-1826

[no title]  DDTY 2/4/3  1814-1876

Contents:
Diary - George Whitby of Hawarden co. Flint. [contains miscellaneous genealogical notes and memoranda re Whitley, Hall, Sneyd familied]

[no title]  DDTY 2/4/4  1835

Contents:
Diary - William Sneyd of Ashcomb, co. Staffs.

[no title]  DDTY 2/4/5  1856

Contents:
Memoranda book: Thomas William Sneyd - 'for the guidance of officers and non-commissioned officers' of the 2nd (Queen's) Dragoon Guards at Island Bridge Barracks, Dublin.

[no title]  DDTY 2/4/6  1858

Contents:
Memoranda Book: Thomas William Sneyd - containing rough accounts of birds shot in India

Diary: Thomas William Sneyd - in India  DDTY 2/4/7  1862

Diary: Thomas William Sneyd - in India and Tibet  DDTY 2/4/8  1863

Diary: Thomas William Sneyd - in India  DDTY 2/4/9  1864

Diary: Thomas William Sneyd - in Cashmere and Tibet  DDTY 2/4/10  1865

Diary: Thomas William Sneyd - in India  DDTY 2/4/11  1866

Diary: Thomas William Sneyd - in England  DDTY 2/4/12  1867

Diary: Thomas William Sneyd - in England  DDTY 2/4/13  1874

Passport: issued by George Edward Stanleyesq. British Consul at Alexandria, Egypt: to Capt. Thomas William Sneyd going to England via Trieste.  DDTY 2/4/14  27 Apr. 1866

Memoranda - genealogy of Sneyd, Whitley and Hall families.  DDTY 2/4/15  n.d. c.1870

Newspaper cutting - from Leek Times - article re Sneyd family.  DDTY 2/4/16  13 Jan. 1897

Pedigree - Sneyd family  DDTY 2/4/17  1946-1959

Papers relating to Col. Charles Townley  DDTY 2/5  [n.d.]

Source of acquisition: DDTY 2/5/13-20 Further deposit by Brigadier J.R.B. knox of Brechin, Angus, on 21 Feb 1971. Returned to depositor, photocopies retained.


[no title]  DDTY 2/5/1  19 Jul. 1835 - 31 Jan. 1836

Contents:
Journal of the Carlist War in Spain experiences of Cpt. Charles Townley in Northern Spain with the British Auxiliary Legion.

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/2  1835-1837

Contents:
Sketch-book & watercolour paintings of scenes in northern Spain drawn during the Carlist War by Cpt.Townley.

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/3  1837

Contents:
Plan of Bilbao - printed from an original 'drawn on the spot by Captain Townley'.

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/4  11 Mar. 1837

Contents:
Grant: Isabel II, Queen of Spain, to Captain Charles Townley - the American Order of Isabel la Catolica for his part in the relief of Bilbao.
[Bound in a volume which also contains a similar grant for the part played by Captain Townley in the Assault of Irun, 16 May 1837.

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/5  27 Jun. 1843

Contents:
Licence: Queen Victoria to Henry Charles, Duke of Norfolk -- permission for Col. Charles Townley to accept the orders granted to him by Isabel II, Queen of Spain. [With royal signature].

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/5/6

Contents:
Newspaper cutting re DDTY 2/5/5 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/7  2 Jun. 1841

Contents:
Letter: Col. Charles Townley at Therassia on the Bosphous to his sister Ann -- a journey through the Ottoman Empire, description of dancing dervishes etc.

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/8  23 Jan. 1843

Contents:
Letter: Col. Charles Townley at Berlin to his sister Ann -- journey through Russia to St. Petersburg, bear-hunting, sledging etc.

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/9  n.d. c. 1845

Contents:
Letter: Col. Charles Townley 'on the Baltic between the Islands of Gothland and Bornholm to his sister Ann' -- a visit to St. Petersburg and a voyage through the Baltic.

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/10  n.d

Contents:
Account of a ride by Col. Townley between Belgrade and Constantinople [Extract from the book 'The Queen's Messenger' by Major Byng Hale which was based on an actual ride by Col. Charles Townley undertaken in October, 1849]

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/11  8 Apr. 1852

Contents:
Letter (copy) -- G.H. Seymour, St. Petersburg, to H.N. Addington, esq., Under Secretary of State, Foreign Office -- a journey through Russia undertaken by Col. Townley.

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/12  21 Apr. 1859

Contents:
Letter: Col. Charles Townley to the Earl of Malmesbury -- his resignation from the Queen's Messenger Service on the grounds of ill-health [with references, medical certificates, and application for a pension].

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/5/13

Contents:
Manuscript extracts from newspaper accounts of Col. Townley's activities in Spain, 1836-7.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/5/14

Contents:
Holograph account of a journey from London to Turkey made by Col. Townley with Foreign Office despatches in December, 1840.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/5/15

Contents:
Manuscript copy of DDTY 2/5/7 above.

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/16  20 Jul. 1843

Contents:
Letter: Col. Charles Townley, Madrid, to Rev. William Chesshyre, his brother-in-law - blockade of Madrid by Nervaez, conditions prevailing in the city, character of Espartero, effectiveness of the National Guard.

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/17  21 Sep. 1850

Contents:
Letter: Col. Charles Townley to his niece 'Pug' - his visit to Scotland, stay at Gordon Castle and hunting expeditions.

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/18  15 Jan. 1851

Contents:
Letter: the same to the same - Christmas activities at St. Petersburg.

[no title]  DDTY 2/5/19  n.d. c.1851

Contents:
Holograph account of a journey to Russia and detailed description of a bear-hunt.

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/5/20


Related information: See DDTY 2/5/10 above.

Contents:
Typescript account of Col. Townley's ride from Belgrade to Constantinople in 1849

Genealogical  DDTY 2/6  [n.d.]

Notes re genealogy of Townley of Belfield and Townhead.  DDTY 2/6/1  1750-1885

Notes re genealogy of Losh family.  DDTY 2/6/2  1766-1883

Pedigree - Towneley of Towneley [with notes re descent of Townley of Townhead]  DDTY 2/6/3  c.1900

[no title or date]  DDTY 2/6/4

Contents:
Copy of DDTY 2/6/3 above.

Various  DDTY 2/7  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 2/7/1  16 Sep. 1724

Contents:
Grant of personal estate: Alexander Butterfield of Belfield, esq. to Richard Townley of Rochdale, draper -- an annuity of £200.

[no title]  DDTY 2/7/2  6 Feb. 1726/7

Contents:
Release: for £500: Ann Taylour of Lending to Henry Taylour, eldest son and executor of the will of John Taylour of Lending, gent -- all claims arising from a bequest made to Ann Taylour by John Taylour her father.

[no title]  DDTY 2/7/3  1764-1774

Contents:
Account Book: Mary, wife of Richard Townley of Belfield -- household expenditure. Jul. 1764-Apr. 1768.
[Including entries of births of her children 1766-1774]

[no title]  DDTY 2/7/4  26 Jun. 1798

Contents:
Appointment: Rt. Hon. Edward Earl of Derby to William Townley esq. -- as major in the militia.

[no title]  DDTY 2/7/5  7 Aug. 1809

Contents:
Appointment: parties as in DDTY 2/7/4 -- as a deputy lieutenant of Lancashire.

[no title]  DDTY 2/7/6  1867-1871

Contents:
Certificate of admission: Charles Gale Townley - to Wadham College, Oxford. 22 Nov. 1867.
[With certificates that he satisfied examiners in Latin, Rudiments og religion, Jurisprudence, History etc. 12 Jun. 1868-12 Jun. 1871]

[no title]  DDTY 2/7/7  1933 -

Contents:
Diary of Rev. Charles Gale Townley of Townhead

[no title]  DDTY 2/7/8  nd c1830

Contents:
Newspaper cutting re Rev C. G. Townleys' visit to Ryodal Sports gathering.

ESTATE PAPERS  DDTY 3  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 3/1  1774-1790

Contents:
Survey -- July Flower Tree estate in Finsthwaite ['with account of coal produced there]

[no title]  DDTY 3/2  n.d. c.1790

Contents:
Survey -- Fell Foot, Town Head, Chapel House and other estates in the parish of Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 3/3  n.d. c.1800

Contents:
Memorandum -- extent and ownership of land at Yewbarrow [with plan]

[no title]  DDTY 3/4  n.d. c.1800

Contents:
Survey -- land at Stidd, Hustid Nook, Stidhey Bottom, Waterhouse and Martin in Spotland, par. Rochdale.

[no title]  DDTY 3/5  n.d. c.1805

Contents:
Survey and Valuation -- estates of William Townley esq. in Hundersfield.

[no title]  DDTY 3/6  1 Jul.[184?]

Contents:
Letter: William Townley of Townhead, esq. to Mr. Hamer, attorney-at-law, Rochdale - recent acquisition of Townhead estate, its extent and value, and the possibility of coal measures there.

[no title]  DDTY 3/7  n.d. c.1805

Contents:
Bill of Sale -- 'Fell Foot Estate on Lake Winandermere' [with plan]

[no title]  DDTY 3/8  1807

Contents:
Contract: William Townley to William Elleray: for £385: new buildings to be erected at Town Head [incl. account for same]

[no title]  DDTY 3/9  23 Oct. 1813

Contents:
Notice of letting: William Townley of Townhead, esq. -- July Flower Tree estate at Finsthwaite for a term of 7 years.

[no title]  DDTY 3/10  25 Mar. 1814

Contents:
Land Tax Redemption Certificate: for 11s.8¼d -- Redemption Commissioners to Jane Penny of Townhead -- a messuage and tenement in Haverthwaite, Finsthwaite and Rusland.

[no title]  DDTY 3/11  1815

Contents:
'Occupation Journal' - names of fields and their state of cultivation on Low Meathop estate, co. Westmorland.

[no title]  DDTY 3/12  16 Dec. 1817

Contents:
Conditions of Sale: Hazlerigg Estate

[no title]  DDTY 3/13  n.d. c.1820

Contents:
Survey - Stidd Farm, Rochdale [with plan]

[no title]  DDTY 3/14  1 Dec. 1820

Contents:
Valuation - Waterhouse, Deanhurst, Hustid, Stidd, Stiddfold, Butterworth's and Haworth's farms in Rochdale.

[no title]  DDTY 3/15  22 Aug. 1827

Contents:
Conditions of Sale -- a small freehold estate in the parish of Cartmel formerly in the possession of James Adam, decd.

[no title]  DDTY 3/16  1828

Contents:
Valuation - Wilson House Estate in Meathop, co. Westmorland, and the parish of Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 3/17  29 Aug. 1828

Contents:
Valuation and Bill of Sale -- land and other property in Methop and Witherslack co. Westmorland and in Upper Allithwaite and Broughton par. Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 3/18  30 Aug. 1828


Related information: See also DDTY 5/1

Contents:
Bill of Sale -- Low Meathop Estate, co. Westmorland, and Holme Island 'in Mozcambe Bay'

[no title]  DDTY 3/19  1 Feb. 1831

Contents:
Lease: for a term of 8 years at a rent of £20 p.a. Edmund Townley of Staveley, clerk, to Matthew Gardner of Staveley, farmer -- Myers Estate and Myers Common in Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 3/20  1 Sep. 1832

Contents:
Deed of Covenant: William Townley of Townhead, esq., to the trustees of the River Winster Drainage -- permission to trespass on Wilson House estate in Meathop, co. Westmorland, and Upper Allithwaite in order to secure the free flow of the River Winster.

[no title or date]  DDTY 3/21

Contents:
Copy of DDTY 3/20 above.

[no title]  DDTY 3/22  12 May 1839

Contents:
Letter: James Inman, Garsdale, to Rev. Edmund Townley, Staveley -- value of an estate at Garsdale and the condition of a house there.

[no title]  DDTY 3/23  15 Feb. 1844

Contents:
Lease: for a term of 19 yrs at a rent of £360:2s.0d p.a. :(Copy): William Townley of Townhead, esq. to James Robinson of Wilson House, farmer - Wilson House estate in Methop and Witherslack co. Westmorland, and in Upper Allithwaite and Broughton.

[no title]  DDTY 3/24  5 Aug. 1846

Contents:
Merger of Tithes: - by William Townley esq. -- lands in Haverthwaite, Finsthwaite and Rusland.

[no title]  DDTY 3/25  23 Oct. 1848

Contents:
Merger of Tithes: Rev. John Romney of Whitestock Hall par. Colton -- land in the parish of Colton.

[no title]  DDTY 3/26  n.d. c.1850

Contents:
Survey - Wilson House and Halecat estates in Beetham co. Westmorland, and Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 3/27  14 Aug. 1851

Contents:
Notice: Thomas and Eldred Harrison, attorneys, to Mr. Robert Wright of Castlehead par. Cartmel -- to remove a fence from lands belonging to William Townley of Townhead, esq. at Meathop, co. Westmorland

[no title]  DDTY 3/28  4 Dec. 1858

Contents:
Lease (draft): Edmund Townley of Townhead, clerk, to William Cape of Crosthwaite, co. Westmorland -- Low Meathop estate, co. Westmorland.

[no title]  DDTY 3/29  19 Jun. 1875

Contents:
Lease: for a term of 14 years at a rent of £480 p.a.: Rev. Edmund Townley and Edmund James Townley of Townhead to Francis and Joseph Atkinson of Wilson House nr Lindel, farmers -- Wilson House estate in Methop and Witherslack co. Westmorland and in Upper Allithwaite and Broughton

[no title]  DDTY 3/30  1 May 1885

Contents:
Agreement: Edmund James Townley of Townhead to John Harrison of Sandfold in Staveley -- to let Long Meadow and Elaina Field in Staveley for a yearly term at a rent of £6.10s.0d p.a.

[no title]  DDTY 3/31  28 Oct. 1887

Contents:
Valuation: Wilson House Farm in Beetham co. Westmorland and Cartmel, the property of Edmund James Townleyesq.

[no title]  DDTY 3/32  5 Nov. 1887

Contents:
Agreement: E.J. Townley to John Harrison -- to let the two fields and allotments at Townhead called Saw-pit and Middle-field for a yearly term at a rent of £28 p.a.

[no title]  DDTY 3/33  15 Nov. 1888

Contents:
Lease for a term of 6 years at a rent of £460 p.a.: Edmund James Townley of Townhead, esq. to Mary Atkinson and Francis Atkinson of Wilson House, farmer -- Wilson House estate in Beetham co.Westmorland and Cartmel

[no title]  DDTY 3/34  20 Sep. 1889

Contents:
Particulars of Sale - part of Ealingharth and Fair Rigge estates in Yewbarrow.

[no title]  DDTY 3/35  25 Sep. 1894

Contents:
Letter: F.Atkinson, Wilson House, to E.J.Townley, esq -- proposed new lease of Wilson House Estate.

[no title]  DDTY 3/36  30 May 1896

Contents:
Letter: J.Holland, auctioneer, Bowness, co.Westmorland to Rev.C.G.Townley -- sale of farm implements etc.

[no title]  DDTY 3/37  5 Feb. 1892 - 30 Nov. 1896

Contents:
File of Correspondence: Rev.C.J.Townley of Egton Vicarage and J.Long of Newton in Cartmel -- right to trap rabbits in woods at Yewbarrow. [with plan]

[no title]  DDTY 3/38  1 Dec. 1896

Contents:
Land Tax Redemption Certificate: for 3d: Redemption Commissioners to Elizabeth Wayles of Staveley -- a house at Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 3/39  1897

Contents:
Conditions of Letting: Rev.C.G.Townley -- 90 ac. land at Townhead for a term of 1 year [with tenders for same]

[no title]  DDTY 3/40  1897

Contents:
Notice -- letting of part of Townhead Estate, Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 3/41  23-24 Nov. 1898

Contents:
Correspondence -- tenders for coppice timber on Wilson House and Meathop Estates.

[no title]  DDTY 3/42  n.d. c. 1900

Contents:
Survey and Valuation -- land in Meathop and Witherslack, co.West'd [including extracts from Ordnance Survey and Tithe Award records]

[no title]  DDTY 3/43  15 Sep. 1900

Contents:
Conditions of Sale - Meathop Marsh Farm at Meathop [with survey and plan]

[no title]  DDTY 3/44  9 Apr. 1901

Contents:
Letter: Hart Jackson & Son, solicitors, Ulverston, to Mr. Wren -- construction of a tank in a wood at Newby Bridge to improve the water supply to the Swan Hotel.

[no title]  DDTY 3/45  8 May 1902

Contents:
Letter: Rev.C.G.Townley to Hart Jackson & Son, Ulverston -- water supply to property at Finsthwaite.

[no title]  DDTY 3/46  5-8 Aug. 1903

Contents:
Correspondence -- tenders offered for the lease of Fidler Hall farm.

[no title]  DDTY 3/47  23-31 Dec. 1912

Contents:
Correspondence: G.Postlethwaite, Backbarrow, to Rev.C.G.Townley -- tenders for wood at Yewbarrow.

[no title or date]  DDTY 3/48

Contents:
Letter: George Aitchison, Rydal Estate Office, Ambleside, to Rev.C.G.Townley -- a boundary dispute at Fell Foot [with a tracing from plan of 1813]

[no title]  DDTY 3/49  17 Jul. 1926

Contents:
Letter: Richard Stott & Son, solicitors, Rochdale to Rev.C.G.Townley, Townhead -- new tenant at Stid Fold Farm, Rochdale and the state of industry there.

[no title]  DDTY 3/50  1927

Contents:
Lease for a yearly term at a rent of £400: (draft): Rev. Canon C.G. Townley to Mr. Joseph Wright -- Wilson House farm in Meathop, Witherslack, co.Westmorland, Upper Allithwaite and Broughton.

[no title or date]  DDTY 3/51

Contents:
As DDTY 3/50 above.

[no title]  DDTY 3/52  1927

Contents:
Lease for a yearly term at a rent of £100 (draft): Rev.C.G. Townley of Townhead to William and Thomas Casson Irving of Gascow Farm, nr. Ulverston -- property as in DDTY 3/50 above.

[no title or date]  DDTY 3/53

Contents:
As DDTY 3/52 above.

[no title]  DDTY 3/54  7 Jul.1930

Contents:
Award: Thomas Edmund Birkbeck of Lancaster to Rev. Charles Gale Townley of Townhead -- the sum of £27.5s.0d to be paid by Lancashire County Council as compensation for breaches of agreement in its capacity as tenant of a parcel of land at Backbarrow.

[no title]  DDTY 3/55  1942

Contents:
Instructions to Counsel -- to advise Canon Charles Gale Townley and settle a relase of charge over Wilson House and Low Meathop farms.

[no title]  DDTY 3/56  14 Apr. 1942

Contents:
Letter: Lancashire War Agricultural Committee to E.J. Townley of [sic] Allithwaite, esq. -- ploughing up of grassland (with circular giving information as to claims for compensation by landowners).

[no title]  DDTY 3/57  14 Apr. 1942

Contents:
Letter: Lancashire War Agricultural Committee to C.F.Townley [sic] of Allithwaite, esq. -- destruction of rooks.

[no title]  DDTY 3/58  13 Dec. 1943

Contents:
Tender: Postlethwaite Bros. Wood Hoop Makers, Backbarrow to Messrs. Hart Jackson & Sons, solicitors of Ulverston -- tenders for coppice wood at Yewbarrowdale.

[no title]  DDTY 3/59  31 Mar. 1943

Contents:
Valuation -- real estate of the late Canon C.G.Townley at Fidler Hall, Hazelrigg, Jolliver Tree, Backbarrow, Townhead, Ealing Hearth, Finsthwaite and Yewbarrow.

[no title]  DDTY 3/60  n.d. c.1943

Contents:
Survey -- property as in DDTY 3/59 above.

[no title]  DDTY 3/61  n.d. c.1943

Contents:
Schedule -- real estate of Canon C.G.Townley decd. (with valuation).

[no title]  DDTY 3/62  27 Apr. 1944

Contents:
Conditions of Sale -- property of Rev.C.G.Townley decd. at Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 3/63  May 1944

Contents:
Memoranda re DDTY 3/59 above.

CORRESPONDENCE  DDTY 4  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 4/1  10 Sep. 1792

Contents:
James Losh, Southampton, to John Losh, esq., Carlisle -- a recent visit to Paris and the barbarities provoked by the French Revolution.

[no title]  DDTY 4/2  1843-1853

(10)

Contents:
Letters of William Repton from India.

[no title]  DDTY 4/3  17 Jun. 1844

Contents:
William Townley to his brother Edmund -- equitable policies and trust funds.

[no title]  DDTY 4/4  9 Sep. 1847

Contents:
Edward Scott, Wigan to James Losh, barrister-at-law, Newcastle-on-Tyne -- investments of £2000 belonging to Mrs. Townley and Mrs. Postlethwaite.

[no title]  DDTY 4/5  8 Jul. 1851

Contents:
Earl of Derby to Edmund Townley -- the will of the earl's father and various legacies which it contains.

[no title]  DDTY 4/6  26 Mar. 1854

Contents:
Earl of Derby to Edmund Townley -- the death of William Townley.

[no title]  DDTY 4/7  10 Apr. 1896

Contents:
Fanny Mitford to Charles Townley -- Staveley Church restoration.

[no title]  DDTY 4/8  1 Mar. 1900

Contents:
Thomas Butler, Dalton, to Rev. Charles Gale Townley, Egton -- a loan to Mr. Greenwood lodging at Tipping Raise.

[no title]  DDTY 4/9  5 Jul. 1909

Contents:
Steward of Manor of Witherslack to Rev.C.G.Townley -- conditions of enfranchisement of customary land within the manor.

[no title]  DDTY 4/10  4 Jan.- 27 Sep. 1933

Contents:
Correspondence re Rochdale Waterworks proposals.

[no title]  DDTY 4/11  2 Mar. 1956

Contents:
H.C.Thornton, curator of Towneley Hall, Burnley, to Charles Townley, Bractullo Mill, Letham, Angus -- Towneley documents other than those deposited in the Lancashire Record Office.

LEGAL PAPERS  DDTY 5  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 5/1  28 Nov. 1828


Related information: See also DDTY 3/18

Contents:
King v. Adam decd -- compulsory sales of land at Meathop, co. Westmorland and Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 5/2  n.d.c.1860

Contents:
Bill of Complaint in Chancery -- Hopwood v. Earl of Derby -- Questions arising from the will of Robert Gregge Hopwood, decd.

[no title]  DDTY 5/3  Jun.1896

Contents:
Opinion of Counsel -- pollution of water supplying lands of Rev.C.G. Townley in Rochdale.

OFFICIAL PAPERS  DDTY 6  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 6/1  c.1685

Contents:
Agreement -- re election of sheriff of Nottingham.

[no title]  DDTY 6/2  11 Sep. 1771

Contents:
Enclosure Award (copy) -- Finsthwaite Height.

[no title]  DDTY 6/3  5 Feb. 1784

Contents:
Summons: Richard Townley esq., to William Bridge and the constables of Bradford -- to produce Robert Tatton of Bradford, innkeeper, for keeping a house of bad fame and allowing card-playing there at an 'untimely hour'.

[no title or date]  DDTY 6/4

Contents:
Copy of DDTY 6/3 above.

[no title]  DDTY 6/5  17 May, 1786

Contents:
Copy of Cartmel Enclosure Act.

[no title]  DDTY 6/6  1813

Contents:
Survey and Valuation -- township of Staveley, par. Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 6/7  19 Aug. 1830

Contents:
Magistrates Order: William Gale and Myles Sandys to the Chief Constable of North Lonsdale -- churchwardens and overseers of the poor of Staveley par. Cartmel to take possession of a township house at Myers in the occupation of William Alexander, a poor person.

[no title]  DDTY 6/8  3 Aug. 1835

Contents:
Poor Assessment -- Staveley par. Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 6/9  1851

Contents:
Census Summary -- the hundred of Lonsdale north of the sands. (Comparison of figures for 1841 and 1851)

[no title]  DDTY 6/10  n.d. c. 1860

Contents:
List of High Sheriffs of Lancashire from North Lonsdale, 1257-1857.

[no title]  DDTY 6/11  Dec. 1885

Contents:
List of polling district of North Lonsdale.

ECCLESIASTICAL PAPERS  DDTY 7  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 7/1  16 Nov. 1798

Contents:
Appointment: Charles, Bishop of Norwich to Jonathan Townley -- to the rectory of Upwell with Welney, co. Norfolk.

[no title]  DDTY 7/2  6 Aug. 1817

Contents:
Certificate: Henry, Bishop of Norwich, to Jonathan Townley -- that J.T. has subscribed to the Thirty-Nine Articles.

[no title]  DDTY 7/3  7 Oct. 1827

Contents:
Certificate of Ordination: Henry, Bishop of Norwich, to Edmund Townley of St. Bees College -- as a deacon.

[no title]  DDTY 7/4  7 Oct. 1827

Contents:
Declaration Certificate: Henry, Bishop of Norwich, to Edmund Townley -- that E.T. has declared that he will conform to the liturgy of the Church of England.

[no title]  DDTY 7/5  7 Oct. 1827

Contents:
Licence: Henry, Bishop of Norwich, to Edmund Townley -- to perform the office of stipendiary curate in the parish church of Stradsett, co.Norfolk.

[no title or date]  DDTY 7/6

Contents:
Copy of DDTY 7/5 above.

[no title]  DDTY 7/7  21 Dec. 1828

Contents:
Certificate: John Bird, Bishop of Chester, to Edmund Townley -- that E.T. has been ordained a priest.

[no title]  DDTY 7/8  22 Dec. 1828

Contents:
Licence: Bishop of Chester to Edmund Townley -- to perform the office of perpetual curate in the Parochial Chapelry of Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 7/9  22 Dec. 1828

Contents:
Certificate: Bishop of Chester, to Edm. Townley -- that E.T. has declared his intention to conform to the liturgy of the Church of England.

[no title]  DDTY 7/10  28 Dec. 1828

Contents:
Certificate: Bishop of Chester to Edmund Townley -- that E.T. has declared his intention to conform to the liturgy of the Church of England publicly in Staveley Chapel.

[no title]  DDTY 7/11  31 Dec. 1828

Contents:
Declaration: James Thomas Law, Commissary of the Bishop of Chester, to William Field of Cartmel -- that Edmund Townley is licenced to the perpetual curacy of Staveley and entitled to the rents, profits etc. sequestered into the hands of William Field upon the death of the previous incumbent.

[no title]  DDTY 7/12  8 Jan. 1829

Contents:
Licence: John Bird, Bishop of Chester, to Edmund Townley -- to reside outside the Parsonage at Staveley for a period of 3 years.

[no title]  DDTY 7/13  9 Jan. 1829

Contents:
Certificate: issued by Thomas Birchall, Deputy Clerk of the Peace for Lancashire -- that Edmund Townley took the required oaths in open court, at Lancaster Quarter Sessions.

[no title]  DDTY 7/14  10 Apr. 1829

Contents:
Appointment: John Bird, Bishop of Chester, to Edmund Townley -- to the position of schoolmaster of Staveley Grammar School.

[no title]  DDTY 7/15  17 Apr. 1829

Contents:
Certificate: issued by Jonathan Townley, perpetual curate of Coulton -- that Edmund Townley subscribed to the 39 Articles and swore oaths of Allegiance and Supremacy before being licensed to perform the duties of schoolmaster at Staveley Grammar School.

[no title]  DDTY 7/16  17 Apr. 1829

Contents:
Certificate: issued by Jonathan Townley -- that Edmund Townley has declared his intention to conform to the liturgy of the Church of England.

[no title]  DDTY 7/17  9 May 1840

Contents:
Appointment: John, Earl of Stair, Viscount Dalrymple, to Edmund Townley -- as domestic chaplain.

[no title]  DDTY 7/18  1 Jan. 1858

Contents:
Appointment: Henry Montague, Bishop of Carlisle, to Edmund Townley -- as Rural Dean of Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 7/19  21 Sep. 1872

Contents:
Licence: Henry, Bishop of Worcester, to Charles Gale Townley -- to perform the office of stipendiary curate of the parish church of Claverdon and chapel of Norton Lindsey, co.Warwick.

[no title]  DDTY 7/20  21 Sep. 1872

Contents:
Certificate: issued by Henry, Bishop of Worcester -- that Charles Gale Townley has been ordainedas a deacon

[no title]  DDTY 7/21  22 Sep. 1872

Contents:
Certificate: issued by Churchwardens of Claverdon, co.Warks -- that Charles Gale Townley has publicly declared his assent to the 39 Articles and the liturgy of the Church of England.

[no title]  DDTY 7/22  21 Sep. 1873

Contents:
Certificate: issued by Bishop of Worcester -- that Charles Gale Townley of Wadham College, Oxford, has been ordained a priest.

[no title]  DDTY 7/23  14 Nov. 1874

Contents:
Licence: Bishop of Bath and Wells, to Charles Gale Townley -- to perform the office of Stipendiary Curate in the parish church of Buckland St.Mary, co.Somerset.

[no title]  DDTY 7/24  15 Nov. 1874

Contents:
Certificate: issued by the Bishop of Bath and Wells -- that Charles Gale Townley has subscribed to the 39 Articles and declared his conformity with the liturgy of the Church of England.
(With certificate to same effect issued by churchwardens of Buckland St.Mary, co.Somerset)

[no title]  DDTY 7/25  25 Aug. 1882

Contents:
Licence: Bishop of Carlisle, to Charles Gale Townley -- to perform office of curate of the perpetual curacy of Troutbeck, co.W'morland.

[no title]  DDTY 7/26  27 Aug. 1882

Contents:
Certificate: issued by the Churchwardens of Troutbeck, co.W'morland -- that Charles Gale Townley has assented to the 39 Articles and declared his conformity with the liturgy of the Church of England.

[no title]  DDTY 7/27  Oct. 1884

Contents:
List -- the electors to the living of Colton

[no title]  DDTY 7/28  28 Jun. 1893

Contents:
Licence: Bishop of Carlisle, to Charles Gale Townley -- to perform office of perpetual curate at Egton cum Newland.

[no title]  DDTY 7/29  20 Nov. 1895

Contents:
Admittance: in the Manor of Egton with Newland -- Charles Gale Townley to lands called Lancelot Fields in Egton with Newland by virtue of his appointment as curate.

[no title]  DDTY 7/30  20 Nov. 1845

Contents:
Another -- to a close called Oak Bank near High Seathwaite.

[no title]  DDTY 7/31  Jul. 1899

Contents:
List -- 'of persons paying Minister's salary in the Parish of Colton'

[no title]  DDTY 7/32  19 Jan. 1909

Contents:
Licence: Bishop of Carlisle, to Charles Gale Townley -- to perform the office of a priest in the Carlisle Diocese (The licence to be subject to annual renewal).
(With annual endorsements to 1 Jan. 1918)

[no title]  DDTY 7/33  1 Jan. 1919

Contents:
Another, see DDTY 7/32 (endorsements to 1 Jan. 1921)

[no title]  DDTY 7/34  29 Dec. 1919

Contents:
Letter: Bishop of Carlisle to Charles Gale Townley -- offering the first Honorary Canonry of Carlisle Cathedral.

[no title]  DDTY 7/35  1 Jan. 1920

Contents:
Letter: Bishop of Carlisle, to Charles Gale Townley -- his acceptance of first Honorary Canonry.

[no title]  DDTY 7/36  17 Mar. 1920

Contents:
Appointment: Campbell West Watson, Bishop Suffragan of Barrow, to Charles Gale Townley -- First Honorary Canon of Carlisle Cathedral.

[no title]  DDTY 7/37  23 Mar. 1920

Contents:
Receipt: for £1.1s.0d: A.N. Bowman, Chapter Clerk, Carlisle, to Charles Gale Townley -- fees paid on installation to first Honorary Canonry.

[no title]  DDTY 7/38  23 Mar. 1920

Contents:
Receipt: for £3.19s.8d: as DDTY 8/36: fees for collation to 1st Honorary Canonry.

[no title]  DDTY 7/39  8 Jun. 1921

Contents:
Licence: Bishop of Carlisle to Charles Gale Townley -- to perform office of a priest in the Carlisle Diocese [Licence subject to annual renewal]
[Annual endorsements to 1 Jan. 1930]

[no title]  DDTY 7/40  16 Jan. 1925

Contents:
Letter: A.N.Bowman, Diocesan Registry, Carlisle, to Charles Gale Townley -- return of Preacher's Licence duly renewed.

[no title]  DDTY 7/41  9 Jan. 1929

Contents:
As DDTY 8/40

[no title]  DDTY 7/42  8 Aug. 1929

Contents:
Appointment: Bishop of Carlisle to Charles Gale Townley -- as Rural Dean of Cartmel.

[no title]  DDTY 7/43  1 Jan. 1937

Contents:
Licence: Bishop of Carlisle to Charles Gale Townley -- to perform office of priest in Carlisle Diocese.
[Annual endorsements to 1 Jan. 1937]

MAPS and PLANS.  DDTY 8  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 8/1  n.d. c.1800

Contents:
Plan - estate at Yewbarrow

[no title]  DDTY 8/2  n.d. c.1800

Contents:
Plan - 'the breadth of sundry dales in Yewbarrow'

[no title]  DDTY 8/3  n.d. c.1820

Contents:
Plan - Wilson House Estate, pars. Cartmel & Beeetham, co. Westmorland.

[no title]  DDTY 8/4  n.d. c.1820

Contents:
Plan - Halecat, Nichols Green, Rakefoot estates at Meathop, co.W'd

[no title]  DDTY 8/5  n.d. c. 1845

Contents:
Plan - land at Low Meathop, co. Westmorland required by the Ulverston and Lancaster Railway.

[no title]  DDTY 8/6  1875

Contents:
Map - state of Nebraska, U.S.A. issued by J.H.Noteware State Superintendent of immigration.

[no title]  DDTY 8/7  n.d. c.1880

Contents:
Plan - Wilson House Farm, Cartmel and Beetham, co. Westmorland.

[no title]  DDTY 8/8  1894

Contents:
Map - Wuerdle and Wardle par. Rochdale [extract from O.S.]

[no title]  DDTY 8/9  n.d. c.1900

Contents:
Plan - Wilson House estate pars. Cartmel & Beetham co. Westmorland. [pencil]

[no title]  DDTY 8/10  n.d. c.1900

Contents:
Plan - scheme for small holding at Backbarrow [issued by Lancs. County Council Agricultural Committee]

[no title]  DDTY 8/11  15 May 1902

Contents:
Plan - Furness railway near Meathop Quarry co. Westmorland.

[no title]  DDTY 8/12  Jun 1928

Contents:
Plan - proposed hygienic cowshed at Wilson House near Grange over Sands.

[no title]  DDTY 8/13  12 May, 1941

Contents:
Plan - Wilson House Estate near Grange.

[no title]  DDTY 8/14  n.d. c.1945

Contents:
Plan - estate of Edmund J.Townley of Townhead at Backbarrow

ACCOUNTS  DDTY 9  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 9/1  1809-1892

Contents:
Account Book - sales of wood on Townhead estates

[no title]  DDTY 9/2  1838-1854

Contents:
Receipt Book - income from Townhead estates

[no title]  DDTY 9/3  1841-1852

Contents:
Payments Book - expenses at Townhead

[no title]  DDTY 9/4  1846-1849

Contents:
Payments Book - expenses at Townhead

[no title]  DDTY 9/5  1850-1851. 1863-1865

Contents:
Account Book - profits and expenditure of Townhead estates

[no title]  DDTY 9/6  1853-1856

Contents:
Account Book - profits and expenditure of Townhead estates.

[no title]  DDTY 9/7  1856-1858

Contents:
Account Book - profits and expenditure of Townhead estates.

[no title]  DDTY 9/8  1857-1859

Contents:
Account Book - profits and expenditure of Townhead estates

[no title]  DDTY 9/9  1865-1869

Contents:
Account Book - profits and expenditure of Townhead estates

[no title]  DDTY 9/10  1869-1873

Contents:
Account Book - profits and expenditure of Townhead estates

[no title]  DDTY 9/11  1873-1881

Contents:
Account Book - profits and expenditure of Townhead estates.

[no title]  DDTY 9/12  1881-1895

Contents:
Payments Book - household and farm expenses, Townhead.

[no title]  DDTY 9/13  1881-1895

Contents:
Receipt Book - farm and estate profits, Townhead.
[Contains payments 1852-1854]

'Account of Funds under Mrs. Townley's Marriage Settlement'.  DDTY 9/14  1894

Account Book - 'The late E.J.Townley esq. in account with William Walker, butcher, Head House, Grange-over-Bands'  DDTY 9/15  1895

Account - rents and profits of estates of Rev. Charles Gale Townley for the year ending 31 May 1907.  DDTY 9/16  [n.d.]

Account - 'Rev.C.G.Townley in account with Hart Jackson & Sons, solicitors, Ulverston'  DDTY 9/17  1912-1913

Account - rents and profits of the estates of Rev.C.G.Townley for the year ending 31 May 1913.  DDTY 9/18  1913

Account - rents and profits of the estates of the Rev. C.G.Townley for the year ending 30 June, 1916.  DDTY 9/19  1916

Balance Sheet - estate of Canon Charles Gale Townley, decd.  DDTY 9/20  5 Apr. 1944

Miscellaneous Bills and Receipts.  DDTY 9/21  1830-1942

SCHOOL and CHARITY PAPERS.  DDTY 10  [n.d.]

KIRKHAM SCHOOL - James Barker's Charity.  DDTY 10/1  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 10/1/1  1670

Contents:
Will: James Barker of Thrandeston, co.Suffolk, clerk - bequeaths to Kirkham School.
Proved PCC 7 Nov. 1670 (Attested Copy c.1800)

[no title]  DDTY 10/1/2  14 Nov. 1673

Contents:
Assignment: John Wildinge of Kirkham, yeo. Richard Dickson of Kirkham yeo. to Christopher Parker of Bredkirke, esq. Richard Clegge of Kirkham, clerk, George Sharples of Freckleton, gent. Edmund Fleetwood of Wesham, gent. Ewan Wall of Preston, gent. Thomas Tomlinson of Kirkham, yeo. William Dickson of Kirkham, yeo. James Smith junr. of Kirkham, yeo. Jeffrey Woods of Kirkham, yeo. James Smith, senr. of Kirkham, yeo -- all the messuages, tenements, lands, mosses, salt coates and grounds situate at Nether Methopp co. Westmorland, with all rents and profits accruing therefrom - in trust for the administration of the charity established in DDTY 10/1/1 above, viz. £10 p.a. to the master of Kirkham Free School, £12 p.a. to provide for a scholarship to enable a pupil at the school to attend the University of Oxford or that of Cambridge, the balance to be distributed amongst the poor of the township of Kirkham.

[no title or date]  DDTY 10/1/3

Contents:
Copy of DDTY 10/2 above.

[no title]  DDTY 10/1/4  2 Jun. 1800

Contents:
Appointment: Lawrence Rawstorne of Tulketh Hall, esq. Geoffrey Hornby of Preston, esq., John Frame of Middle Rawcliffe, esq. Joseph Hornby of Ribby with Wray, merchant, Thomas Birley and John Birley of Kirkham, merchants, trustees of James Barkers Charity, to John Langton, William Langton, Thomas Hornby and William Hornby all of Kirkham, merchants -- new trustees for Barker's Charity.

[no title]  DDTY 10/1/5  29 Aug. 1805

Contents:
Decree in the Chancery of the Palatinate: Attorney General v. Rev. Geoffrey Hornby and others -- the duty of the masters of Kirkham Free School and the administration of the funds.

[no title]  DDTY 10/1/6  21 May 1813

Contents:
Act of Parliament -- for 'Vesting certain Estates in the County of Westmorland in James Adam, esq. discharged of the Uses of the Will of the Rev. James Barker, decd. and for settling other estates in lieu thereof and for other purposes'

STAVELEY SCHOOL:-  DDTY 10/2  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/1  1828

Contents:
School accounts -- Staveley Grammar School

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/2  11 Mar. 1829

Contents:
Vestry Resolution -- that Rev. Edmund Townley be appointed schoolmaster of Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/3  27 Mar. 1829

Contents:
Appointment: Lord George Henry Cavendish, Burlington House, London, to the Bishop of Chester -- Rev. Edmund Townley to the vacant head-mastership of Staveley Grammar School.

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/4  4 Feb. 1831

Contents:
Letter: R.F.Gasken? to Rev. Edmund Townley -- suggested application to Lord George Cavendish to assist in the attempt to compel John Briggs to give up his unlawful possession of Staveley School.

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/5  9 Apr. 1832

Contents:
Letter: Edmund Townley to John Briggs -- demand that J.B. give up possession of Staveley Grammar School.

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/6  18 Apr. 1832

Contents:
Letter: Edmund Townley to churchwardens and overseers of Staveley -- refusal of John Briggs to give up possession of Staveley Grammar School.

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/7  1 Feb. 1844

Contents:
Assignment: William Townley of Townhead, esq. Rev. Edmund Townley of Staveley, Rev. Thomas Remington of Aynsome, Thomas Jackson of Ayside, yeo. Thomas Harrison of Seatle, yeo. James Machell of Newby Bridge, esq. Thomas Machell of Chapel House, esq. John Poole of Town Head, yeo. George Gibson of the Height, esq. Edward Ray of Ayside, yeo.
John Hudson of High Cark, yeo. Thomas Robinson of Ayside, yeo. -- a yearly rent charge £10 issuing out of Fidler Hall estate, par. Cartmell -- in trust for the Barwick Educational Foundation of Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/8  4 Dec. 1849

Contents:
Memoranda -- 'Some Regulations for the future Distribution of Charity Money belonging to the Parish of Cartmel proposed to be submitted for Consideration at the Meeting of the Sidesmen.....'

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/9  n.d.c. 1890

Contents:
Schedule - charities in Staveley township [includes source of income, names of trustees, purpose to which charity applied, etc.]

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/10  n.d. c.1890

Contents:
Memoranda -- religious instruction during school hours.

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/11  4 May 1892

Contents:
Letter: Charity Commissioners to Rev.E.J.Townley -- Townley's Charity.

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/12  14 Dec. 1892

Contents:
Letter: Charity Commissioners to Rev.E.J.Townley -- Mary Dixon's Charity, and School.

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/13  n.d. c.1895

Contents:
Memoranda -- bequests to Staveley Schools

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/14  24 Apr. 1909

Contents:
'Scheme Made by the Board of Education Under the Charitable Trusts Acts 1853 to 1894' -- Barwick Educational Foundation and Townley's Charity, Staveley.

[no title]  DDTY 10/2/15  24 Jun. 1909

Contents:
Letter: Board of Education, London, to Rev. Edmund Townley, Townhead -- Barwick Educational Foundation and Townley's Charity.

EGTON-CUM-NEWLAND - Penny Bridge School.  DDTY 10/3  [n.d.]

[no title]  DDTY 10/3/1  2 Jul. 1859

Contents:
Letter: Coniston Rly Office to Rev.G.Proctor, Egton -- £240 mortgage bond to trustees of Penny Bridge School.

[no title]  DDTY 10/3/2  7 Aug. 1868

Contents:
Letter: Rev.G.Proctor, Egton, to unspecified person -- bequests by members of Machell family to Penny Bridge School.

[no title]  DDTY 10/3/3  1881

Contents:
Statement of Accounts -- Lindow's and Machell's Charity, Egton-cum-Newland.

[no title]  DDTY 10/3/4  1884-1889

Contents:
Six Statements and Drafts Dividents -- Furness Rly. [for Penny Bridge School charities]

[no title]  DDTY 10/3/5  27 May 1900

Contents:
Letter: [Unsigned], Hollow Oak, Haverthwaite, to Rev.C.G.Townley - Lindow's Charity.

[no title]  DDTY 10/3/6  22 Aug. 1900

Contents:
Letter: G.W. Wallace to Rev. C.G.Townley -- request for particulars re Egton charities.

[no title]  DDTY 10/3/7  17 Oct. 1900

Contents:
Letter: G.W.Wallace to Rev.C.G.Townley - bequests to Penny Bridge National School.

[no title]  DDTY 10/3/8  n.d. c.1900

Contents:
Memoranda: - bequests to Penny Bridge School.

[no title]  DDTY 10/3/9  n.d. c.1900

Contents:
Circular: issued by Thomas Tolming on belahf of the Managers of Penny Bridge School - school fees.

MISCELLANEOUS.  DDTY 11  [n.d.]

List of trustees, masters and pupils at Rugby School. (Compiled by William Townley]  DDTY 11/1  1787

Sketch - 'The foot of Windermere'  DDTY 11/2  1872

Pamphlet - appeal for funds for restoration of Staveley Church.  DDTY 11/3  25 Feb. 1895

Inventory - household furniture and effects at Townhead.  DDTY 11/4  23 Feb. 1897

[no title]  DDTY 11/5  1913-1922

Contents:
Account of the Finsthwaite Princess - reprint from an article written for the Finsthwaite Parish Magazine by Canon Charles Gale Townley. [Includes correspondence re same subject]

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