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King's/KC/KCAR/6/2 contains:
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053 Elsham and Worlaby, Lincolnshire
054 Ely, Cambridgeshire
055 Ewhurst, Sussex
056 Farley, Bedfordshire
057 Felsted, Essex
058 Fen Ditton (including Horningsea), Cambridgeshire
059 Fen Drayton, Cambridgeshire
060 Finningham, Suffolk
061 Folkestone, Kent
062 Ford, Buckinghamshire
063 Fordham, Essex
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Title Fen Ditton (including Horningsea), Cambridgeshire
Reference KCAR/6/2/058
Covering Dates 1361–1959
Extent and Medium 2 boxes
Content and context

114 acres of land in Horningsea and 4 acres in Fen Ditton were purchased by King's College from the Fen Ditton estate in 1810. The Horningsea estate was later sold to Cambridgeshire County Council in 1920, but the Fen Ditton lands became part of King's Farm, eventually sold in the 1960s.

Documents relating to King's College lands in Fen Ditton and Horningsea. Includes FED/1-/31.

Please note that the estate collection is continually receiving new material. Catalogues for estates which have had many additions made during the year will be re-published approximately annually, and the Archive Centre staff are always happy to conduct up-to-date computer searches for any estate. Please contact archivist@kings.cam.ac.uk with enquiries.

Further information

See KCAR/3/1/1/8/9 for material relating to King's Farm, Horningsea. Further material may be found in the Bursar's subject files, KCAR/3/1/1/8, 9, 10 and 31.

Index Terms
Cambridgeshire
King's/KC/KCAR/6/2/058 contains:
01 Early charters and deeds.
1 item.
1361
02 Title deeds.
13 files/items.
1804–1866
03 Leases.
2 files.
1810–1872
04 Valuations.
1 file.
1850–1895
05 Maps and plans.
3 files/items.
1867–1959
06 Estate administration.
3 files.
1870–1919
07 Estate correspondence.
2 files.
1863–1908
08 Timber.
1 item.
1811
09 Sale particulars.
1 item.
1809
10 Inclosure.
2 items.
1802–1803
11 Legal papers.
1 item.
1550
12 Taxation.
2 files/items.
1816–1899

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