Practice Papers [no ref. or date]
II. The firm's clients [no ref. or date]
Mostly conveyancing files, generally including draft/copy deeds.
Rev. Alfred Ainley and family, St. Bees: title deeds of site on north-east side of Senhouse Street and on south-west side of John Street, both in Maryport DMA 97 1763 - 1935
Senhouse Street (1763-1935): Allison, Fawcett, Pape, etc.
John Street (1766-1935): Humphrey Senhouse, Fawcett, then as above. Provision for 12d. per chaldron rent for coals steathed there, 1766.
Includes copy will of John Fawcett of Maryport, gent. (proved at York, 1806), watermarked 1839; abstract of title, 1843; schedule of these deeds, 1935.
In 1763 Jonathan Fawcett is described as of Broughton, Cumberland, smith; in 1766 of do., yeoman. John Fawcett (d. 1806)'s nephew was John Fawcett of Preston, Lancs., draper.
[no title] DMA 98 1900 - 1940
"Rev. Alfred Ainley, St. Bees, re. Mrs RJ Robley": probates, estate-duty papers, and Land Valuation papers re the Pape family of Goody Hills, Holm Cultram; and Mrs Robley (re. Miss Adair's printing works' use of room in John Street, 1938)
Probates of Mrs Harriet Biglands of Wolsty, 1900; Mrs Jane Pape of Goody Hills, 1900; also Estate-duty papers of Joseph Pape of do., 1917.
Original packet; cover states that the contents relate to mortgage to Ainley.
[no title] DMA 99 1953, 1955
Letter from Edith Ainley, 1953; abstract of title of Charles Arthur Mason and Edith Ainley to a garage in Furnace Road, Maryport, 1955
[no title] DMA 100 1903 - 1947
"Lister, Armstrong": probate of Mrs Jane Ann Lister (widow of William Sproat Lister) of Crosby near Maryport, 1916; copy family arrangement to farm, yard, and fields there (with plan) (Joseph Armstrong of Tottenham, architect, deceased) 1903 (copy c. 1903); appointment of new trustees of Jane Ann Lister's will, 1946; family agreements (by Thomas Armstrong of Midtown Farm, Crosby) as to the above, and drafts and papers thereto, 1946-47
[no title] DMA 101 1950 - 1951
Mrs Elizabeth Armstrong of Workington to Thomas Mitchell of Calva Farm, do.: re sale of two flats at Fernleigh, Banklands, Workington
[no title] DMA 102 1947 - 1951
Trust of CH Aunger of Edinburgh, deceased: sale of 3 Northfield Avenue, Workington (Dunn Bros. (its builders) and McNeil)
Bell (strays) (re a conveyance) DMA 103 1951
[no title] DMA 104 1952 - 1954
George Frederick Birkett of Workington: copy will (1952), papers, vouchers
[no title] DMA 105 1942 - 1951
Messrs H & JJ Bowe of Calvo Farm, Silloth: deed of partnership (1942), copy do. 1951, valuation 1950, Calvo Stud Farm balance sheet 1950, and correspondence
[no title] DMA 106 1953
Mr FJ Bowes: purchase of 13 Princess Avenue, Seaton (correspondence)
[no title] DMA 107 1953
Mr FJ Bowes: sale of 142 John Street, Workington (correspondence)
[no title] DMA 108 1939, 1953
JEE Brady to JH Brady: sale of 1, 3 Market Place and 1, 3 King Street, Workington, and land in Fox Lane there (with plan)
British Roll Turners' Trade Society (Barrow Branch) re branch secretary (the Society v. Foster) DMA 109 1952
Original file; 4 letters.
Miss Martha Ann Brough of Workington, deceased (died 1939): probate papers, "and sundry family papers" DMA 110 1874, 1904 - 1939
Includes copy residuary account of John Chambers deceased, of Mowbray p. Holm Cultram, yeoman, 1874.
[no title] DMA 111 1928
Cameron & Bethell to Greggains: draft conveyance of 27 High Street, Workington, and market garden at its rear
Mr and Mrs JM Campbell of Meadow Farm, Ulverston - agreement for separation DMA 112 1930
Conaway to Lightfoot - agreement to let Chapel House Farm, Gilcrux, on yearly tenancy DMA 113 1927
Original deed. Schedule of fields and cultivation.
[no title] DMA 114 1949, 1953 - 1954
Executors of JA Cape of Camerton - probate papers (few), vouchers, 1953-54; also estate-duty return for Florence Mabel Cape of Seaton, 1949
[no title] DMA 115 1950 - 1951
Carlisle Conservative Newspaper Co. Ltd. - purchase of 12 St. Aidan's Road, Carlisle, from CS Armstrong thereof
[no title] DMA 116 1951
Carlisle Conservative Newspaper Co. Ltd. - re walls of their new building at King's Arms Lane and Pack Horse Lane, Carlisle, (including plans), 1951, and its letting of 5 Thornton Road, Stanwix, 1951
SC Charters v. Henry Charters DMA 117 1948 - 1949
J Clay to Doris Clay - gift of land in Harrington Road, Workington DMA 118 1954
Jessie Cockell deceased DMA 119 1953
Pattinson to Crone - Croft Head Farm, Coulderton, p. St. Bees (sale) DMA 120 1951 - 1953
Cumberland Paper Co. Ltd. - claim for damages DMA 121 1954
HW Dickinson of Prospect Lodge, Distington - purchase of "Brayrigg", 347 Moss Bay Road, Workington, from J. Longrigg DMA 122 1946 - 1947
Donovan to Christie - sale of 8 Laverock Terrace, Workington DMA 123 1953
Donald to Donnelly - sale of Beck Croft or Low Seaton Meadow, at Seaton DMA 124 1947
Duffy to Glover - adoption agreement DMA 125 1923
Edmondson to Shield - Scales Farm, Lorton, sale, 1954, 1 letter; and deeds to same, 1871 - 1896 DMA 126 1871 - 1896, 1954
Original packet. The letter states that Mr Edmondson had "taken the probates away".
Elliott to Lister - sale of Chestnut House, Little Broughton DMA 127 1951
Mr WR Fairgray - motorcycle accident (insurance) claim DMA 128 1952 - 1953
Studholme to Fawkes - sale of land at Allerby DMA 129 1950 - 1952
Williamson to Firby - sale of 6 Scawfell Avenue, Workington DMA 130 1952
Forster - letting "Broadlands" (a house), Stainburn DMA 131 1952
Includes furniture inventory.
Mrs Bessie Gibson - copy assignment of 62-68 Devonshire Street, Workington (leasehold) to her, 1911 DMA 132 Copy circa 1911
HWW Gibson - claim re car accident DMA 133 1952 - 1953
A Graham to Laverty - letting agreement for 12 Mountain View, Workington DMA 134 1937
JR Graham to NW Electricity Board - sale of land at the Marsh, Workington DMA 135 1950 - 1954
JR Graham to NW Electricity Board and British Road Services - compensation DMA 136 1950 - 1951
JR Graham to NW Electricity Board and T. Harrison his debtor DMA 137 1952
L Graham, re 93 Griffin Street, Workington (demolition order) DMA 138 1954
W Graham - right to light at Croft Farm, Seaton DMA 139 1951 - 1953
Graham & Findley, painters and decorators, Harrington - partnership DMA 140 1952 - 1953
Graham and Lawson Ltd. - debenture (Clydesdale Bank) DMA 141 1953
A Grant to WY Grant - sale of 4 Laverock Terrace, Workington DMA 142 1950 - 1954
A Grant - re injury by car DMA 143 1954
JG Gratton to Hind - sale of house at High Harrington DMA 144 1952 - 1953
JG Gratton Mrs MR Gratton, re gift of land at High Harrington DMA 145 1953
Graves Cinemas Ltd., Maryport: deeds and papers (55 King Street. 81 John Street, Maryport). DMA 146 1908 - 1954
Graves Bros Ltd., Maryport: - conveyance of Athenacum, Maryport DMA 147 1950-1952
Graves Bros - deeds of 79 John Street, Workington DMA 148 1882 - 1905
Graves Bros - assignment of 79 and 81 John Street, Workington DMA 149 1954
Graves Bros - to Mrs E M Branford - lease of the Queens Cinema, Whitehaven DMA 150 1945 - 1952
Graves Bros - to Northern Gas Board - gas main at Whitehaven (easement) DMA 151 1953
MA Grice to Joyce - sale of Bank Farm, Eaglesfield DMA 152 1949 - 1957
Young to W Grice - sale of South Mosses Farm, Lamplugh DMA 153 1951
Hanna to Falcon etc. - sale of various properties in Workington: draft deeds and correspondence (including plans) DMA 154 1947 - 1949
a) 61-73 Bromley Street, Workington. 1947 (sale)
b) 13 and 23 Concrete Terrace, Barepot (also known as Barepot Cottages). See (h) below. 1947 (assignment)
c) Barepot Methodist Mission Church (with site plans). 1947 (assignment of lease)
Recites that the site was leased to the Methodists by Lord Lonsdale for 999 years in 1875, the lease to run from 1873; and re the 1945 assignment of lease
One of the site plans includes the other Barepot properties.
d) 134-138 and 142 Senhouse Street, Workington. 1947 (sale)
e) 1-5, 8-10, Burnside, Harrington. 1947 (mortgage)
f) 27 Brow Top, Workington. 1947 (sale)
g) 41, 43 Derwent Street workington. 1947 (sale)
h) 1-12, 14, 16-22, 24-29 Concrete Terrace, Barepot. See (b) above.
i) 5 Berry Street and in Beeby Street and Bells Lane (Griffin Street), Workington. 1947 (not stated)
[no title] DMA 155 1952
SN Heal, Consulting and Dispensing Opticians, Workington, Cockermouth, and Silloth: partnership agreement of Mr and Mrs S N Heal (original deed and correspondence)
[no title] DMA 156 1952 - 1953
Mrs J Herbert to William Groves: sale of 384 Moss Bay Road, Workington: draft conveyance and letter
Mrs I. Hewitt - accident on bus (insurance claim) DMA 157 1950
Includes passengers' statements.
Dr R W MacPherson to Tom Hewitt - sale of 11 Banklands, Workington DMA 158 1952
J and J Hazlewood, coal merchants - partnership deed as "M. Hazlewood & Sons", Workington DMA 159 1953
J Hodgson to E McCance - sale of 1 Wedgwood Cottages, Lowther Street, Great Clifton DMA 160 1953
J E Holmes from G Johnstone - purchase of "Fenton Holme", Fenton Estate, Keswick DMA 161 1953
J E Holmes to T W Hodgson - sale of "Ellaholme", a bungalow in Lowca Lane, Seaton (with site plan) DMA 162 1953
Mr and Mrs H Horsley - farming partnership, Acre Farm, Tallentire DMA 163 1951
Mrs M A Hughes - reclaiming possession of 385 Moss Bay Road from W McVay DMA 164 1950
Miss J Hull deceased and re John Jones deceased - correspondence DMA 165 1927 - 1928
Jane Hull was of 47 Senhouse Street, Maryport, newsagent and tobacconist, and was niece of John Jones of Maryport, printer.
Johnand Jane Jones deceased - probate papers DMA 166 1907 - 1928
See item DMA 165 also.
Mrs M M Inglis to Mr and Mrs A Hughes - draft assignment of 7 Dalston Road, Workington DMA 167 1949
[no title] DMA 168 1904 - 1937
Item DMA 168 consists of two items only.
a. Curwen Trustees to T. Iredale - draft lease of building ground in Park End Road, Workington, 1904
b. C A Valentine to J W Iredale - tenancy agreement for 25 Banklands, Workington (original deed) 1937
Dunn Bros. to F Ireland - sale of 10 Northfield Avenue, High Harrington DMA 169 1950 - 1951
Miss A J Johnstone of Beaumont - gift of land to D D C Johnston of Stanwix (land in Kirkandrews on Eden) DMA 170 1952 - 1953
Mrs M A Kay deceased - notes for probate DMA 171 Not dated [1950s]
W Little of Workington - declaration as to family land at Bothel (with plan), 1946; and re. W H Little deceased (1 letter), 1954 DMA 172 1946, 1954
L S Jarman deceased, Workington DMA 173 1947
J McAleavey to Miss A E and Mr W Smithson - bastardy agreement (original) DMA 174 1926
The Misses McAleer to P Conway and others - sale of 9, 12, 16 Derwent Crossings, Moss Bay (with site plan) DMA 175 1948 - 1952
Mr and Mrs J McCaffrey - separation agreement (draft) DMA 176 1941
Thomas Mark deceased (died 1909) - official copy of High Court order re new trustees (estate at Maryport and 2 stints on Burgh Marsh) DMA 177 1925 [copy circa 1925]
Will of Mrs E W Martindale of Carlisle, 1920; and her insurance policy for 28 North Street, Maryport, 1948 DMA 178 1920, 1948
The Misses Maughan to Mr and Mrs W Bell - sale of land at Whinbarrow Road, Aspatria DMA 179 1950 - 1951
Includes copy of 1915 conveyance of land near Hayborough, Maryport (Capt. H W Sewell to J Maughan), copy n.d.
I S Millar - complaint against the West Cumberland Hospital Management Committee DMA 180 1953
T Mitchell to M. Pfann - sale of flat at Fernlea, Banklands, Workington DMA 181 1950 - 1952
T Mitchell for Dunn Bros. - purchase of land at Seaton from Lowther Estates Ltd DMA 182 1948 - 1949
T Mitchell was of Calva Farm, Calva Brow, Workington, farmer. Dunn Bros. were building contractors at Workington.
J R Moffat v. W W Gainford - for alleged defective second-hand motorcycle sold him DMA 183 1952 - 1953
Mrs SM Morton deceased - correspondence DMA 184 1937, 1952
Includes copy of her will of 1932; copy of 1920 will of Mrs E Wedgwood.
JR Mudge to L A S Mostyn - letting agreement for 19 Northfield Avenue, Workington DMA 185 1952 - 1953
Mr and Mrs W J Muldrew - separation agreement (original) DMA 186 1936
Joseph Musgrave of Workington deceased (died 1925) - appointment of new trustee (original) DMA 187 1928
Probate of Hannah Newby of Maryport, 1884 DMA 188 1884
Mrs A Nicholson - re rent and rates for 45b and 45c South William Street (she being tenant) DMA 189 1746-1953
1946 - 1948, 1952 - 1953
Includes her two rent-books for 1946-48.
[no title] DMA 190 1953
Mr and Mrs F A Osborne - purchase of 26 Winifred Street, Workington, from Mr and Mrs E W Capstick
Mr M W Pattinson of Greysouthen - his marriage certificate DMA 191 1949
Mr I Phillips, Whitehaven - outline for his will DMA 192 1954
Mr and Mrs R Purves - separation agreement (original deed) DMA 193 1932
Mrs E Pattinson v. Joseph Rafferty - for proceeds of sale of pig DMA 194 1950 - 1951
[no title] DMA 195 1839-1945
T S Ritson deceased - his probate (1910), appointment of new trustees (1937), correspondence (1945); also Maryport Church pew deed for Pew No. 114 (Senhouse, proprietary patron, to Yeoward), 1839, and purchase receipt, 1846; fire insurance policy for the late T S Ritson's property at 39 and 41 High Street, Maryport, and 1, 4, 6 Catherine Street, Maryport (1910), 1839 - 1846, 1910 - 1945
The 1839-46 items are in the 1910 insurance policy's envelope. This envelope is also endorsed "Alfred Crerar. Trust".
J W Robinson deceased - re his G P O Savings Bank account DMA 196 1954
Janet Robinson deceased's personal representatives to Mr and Mrs J Thompson - sale of 13 Frostoms Road, Workington DMA 197 1950 - 1951
J Rothery - application for divorce DMA 198 1952
Includes his marriage certificate.
J Rothery deceased - letter re legacy payment to Mr R Rothery, Detroit, U S A DMA 199 1947
Mr J W Routledge, widower - agreement for adoption of his son DMA 200 1927
[no title] DMA 201 1952
Mr and Mrs J A Sanderson - purchase of 26 Rose Hill, Harrington, from Mrs B J Lovell, 1952; and particulars of Mr J A Sanderson's claim against Rellaw Products Ltd. for timber, 1952
Mr and Mrs F E Sellens - purchase of 169 John Street from Mrs A Kennaugh DMA 202 1953
[no title] DMA 203 1949 - 1950
Col. Guy Joseph Pocklington Senhouse of Netherhall to Thomas Ferguson & Sons Ltd. of Wood Street, Maryport - 1 item re sale of land at Grasslot (1949), and file re sale of two pieces of land in Church Street, Maryport, as building land; restrictive clauses as to offensive trades therein, 1950
The 1950 agreement includes site plan.
Senhouse Estate and Mason Estate - re gas main through Scadbeck Common, Maryport (including plan) DMA 204 1953
Col. G J P Senhouse deceased (died 1952) - re sales etc. of parts of his estate DMA 205 1949 - 1953
a) Lease of garage at Ship Yard Buildings, Irish Street, Maryport, 1949
b) Easement for sewer over land at Flimby, 1951.
c) Risehow Farm drainage, 1952
d) Levens Bridge - Carlisle Trunk Road) Station Hotel, Grasslot) 1952
e) Land near Maryport Benzole Co. Ltd. petrol station, Ellenborough Place, (includes Copy conveyance (1849) (Senhouse to Banks) land at Ellenborough Place [copy c. 1952]), 1939, 1952
f) Land on the Maryport-Cockermouth road, 1952
g) Police House site, Camp Road, Maryport (with plan), 1951 - 1953
h) Probate correspondence re the late Col. G J P Senhouse, also his two Trustee Savings Bank books 1948-52, 1948-53
Col. G J P Senhouse: a) re L M S Railway wayleave rents for coal-tip at Elizabeth Dock, Maryport DMA 206 1939 - 1954
b) Re lease for garage off Irish Street for Messrs J Wharton & Sons, The Foundry, Maryport, 1949
c) Re lease of Ellenborough School Canteen, 1952 - 1953
d) Re Coast Protection Order, 1952
e) Re Maryport Town Map (objections to), 1952
[no title] DMA 207 1948-1953
Cf. also item DMA 230.
Mrs R Sim, Blackdyke, Silloth - Defence Bond payment warrants, 1948-53, do. prospectuses, 1952-53, 1948 - 1953
R Skelton - copy power of attorney during war service DMA 208 1942
Harry Simpson deceased (died c.1951) DMA 209 1939 - 1951
[no title] DMA 210 - 212 1948 - 1954
WE Slater deceased: Ruby Slater (his widow) v. the Ministry of Supply and James Caldwell, and the Barrow Haematite Steel Co. Ltd. (third party): compensation lawsuit papers (High Court, King's Bench Division), 1949
Item DMA 212 includes plan of the accident spot.
J Sandelands, Seaton - re tithe redemption and rentcharge DMA 213 1937
[no title] DMA 214 1946, 1952
Mr and Mrs H Stockton - lease of building plot at Hawkshead Avenue, Workington, from the Curwen Trustees, 1952; also re deposit on new house there, paid by Mrs L Stockton to Dunn Bros., builders, 1946
File marked "1952"
Mrs EM Strong - re 25 Oxford Street, Workington (sub-letting) DMA 215 1952 - 1953
[no title] DMA 216 1949 - 1952
JWM Tabrum - purchase of 23 Newlands Lane, Workington, from the Nixon family, 1949, and his sale of it to Mr Norman 1952
This file also contained Item 217
Miss JA Glaister deceased's representatives to SL Routledge - sale of Trough House and Glaister's Cottage, Great Broughton, 1947 DMA 217 Not dated
Mrs Emily Taylor deceased (died 1940) - re her investments DMA 218 1917 - 1940
[no title] DMA 219 1912 - 1952
Mr JR Taylor deceased - copy deeds and conveyancing correspondence re house and shop at 15 Station Road, Workington, sold to Mr DC Wilson (1952)
Mr and Mrs H Thompson - separation agreement DMA 220 1930
Mrs Hilda Tibold deceased - locating her executor DMA 221 1953 - 1954
WL Valenta - three disputes, re his watch and car DMA 222 - 224 1950 - 1953
CA Valentine - agreement to let field at Ellerkeld, Workington, to CW Townsley DMA 225 1925
"Elizabeth Vickers deceased", also Robert Vickers deceased (copy will of 1892), Joseph Vickers deceased, all of Dearham DMA 226 1932
John William Vickers deceased (same family) DMA 227 1949 - 1952
[no title] DMA 228 1946 - 1952
Joseph Vickers deceased (same family),
Includes file (empty) marked "Robert Vickers deceased".
Mr and Mrs HT Parker to Mr and Mrs FT Walker - sale of 154 York Place, Harrington Road, Workington DMA 229 1951
John Mackintosh Walker - title deeds and papers of estate in Dearham and Great and Little Broughton; also tenancy agreement (1936) for 3 Wilson Street, Workington DMA 230 1721 - 1936
Bargain and sale of messuage and tenement in Dearham (Sim to Dickinson; armorial seal), 1725
(On Sim see also Item DMA 207).
Copy of 1846 exchange of lands for making a private railway to Dearham Collieries (Ballantine Dykes to J and T Walker of Maryport, coal lessees), copy watermarked 1863
Copy of 1878 farmlease (John Mackintosh Walker, Esq., of Geddes, Co. Nairn, Scotland, to JP Walker of Little Broughton, farmer) - farm in Little Broughton, copy c. 1878
Agreement and copy draft conveyance of land (John Mackintosh Walker to the Cleator and Workington Junction Railway Co.), 1887 - 1888
Walker Trust Royalty correspondence of the Executors of Mr TCB Mackintosh Walker DMA 231 1929 - 1939
Frank Ward & Co. v. Miller - for debt DMA 232 1951 - 1952
Mrs E Wedgwood of Workington deceased - estate account DMA 233 1930
[no title] DMA 234 1952-1953
a) Miss Grundill v. West Cumberland Hospital Management Committee - claim for accident, 1952 - 1953
b) Marcia Cameron deceased - inquest (re same hospital), 1952 - 1953
c) Miss Auriol Nichol (re same hospital) 1952
Elizabeth and James White deceased DMA 235 1952
Mr and Mrs H Wharton - separation agreement DMA 236 1928
Mr and Mrs FT Williams - separation and maintenance agreement DMA 237 1920
Windermere Diamond Die Co. - sale of Villa Lodge, Windermere DMA 238 1952
Mrs E Wilson of Broughton Moor deceased DMA 239 1951
[no title] DMA 240 1951 - 1953
Workington Association Football Club Ltd. - debentures file
Includes the Club's draft articles of association, n.d. (printed).
[no title] DMA 241 1952 - 1953
Workington Association Football Club Ltd. - agreements with players, and re their housing
Workington Association Football Club Ltd. - two copies lease of the Club's ground on the Cloffocks (The Borough to the Club), 1950, and blueprint plan of ground showing new access, 1951 DMA 242 1950 - 1951
Workington, Gunner Club - steward's employment agreement DMA 243 1953
(Original and copies; no correspondence)
Workington Town Rugby League Football Club Ltd. - purchase of house in Hawkshead Avenue, Workington DMA 244 1952 - 1954
Also includes draft tenancy agreement by AH Paskins, footballer (lessor) of house in Great Clifton, 1951 DMA 245 1952
Workington Town Rugby League Football Club Ltd. - Club's mortgage of 3 Fernbank, Cockermouth
Workington Town Rugby League Football Club Ltd. - re purchase of house for AJ Risman, its intended player and coach DMA 246 1952
Mr and Mrs JR Wright - re 51-57 Southey St, Workington (abstract of title; insurance policy) DMA 247 1930
Packet marked "Deeds of .."
Wyndham Trust - land at Egremont DMA 248 1953
Various clients (single items) (original packet) DMA 249 1915 - 1954
Mr and Mrs GH Allmand (separation agreement), 1944
Dawson family agreement (farming partnership), Calderbridge (copy), 1952
Burial grant deed (Mary Ann Thompson of Flimby) for Flimby Cemetery, 1915.