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King's/KC/KCAR/6/2 contains:
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063 Fordham, Essex
064 Fordingbridge, Hampshire
065 Foxton, Cambridgeshire
066 Gardrobe Duke Humphrey, Blackfriars, London
067 Girton, Cambridgeshire
068 Grantchester, Cambridgeshire
069 Great Bricett (including Elmsett, Finborough, Naughton, Ofton, Ringshall, Wattisham), Suffolk
070 Greenford, Middlesex
071 Haddenham, Cambridgeshire
072 Hailey, Oxfordshire
073 Halstead, Essex
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Title Grantchester, Cambridgeshire
Reference KCAR/6/2/068
Covering Dates 1175–2013 (Date has been estimated.)
Extent and Medium 33 boxes
Content and context

The College first owned lands in Grantchester with a purchase from the estate of Henry Somer in 1452.

Documents relating to King's College estates in Grantchester. Includes GRA/1-/1020.

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

Some of the Grantchester records have been transcribed by John Saltmarsh and the transcriptions can be found among his papers, JS/2/49 Materials relating to Grantchester; there is also the transcript of a lecture given by Saltmarsh about the estate in the College Development Office records, KCAR/10/20. Further material may be found in the Bursar's subject files, KCAR/3/1/1/8, 9, 10 and 31.

See also KCAR/3/1/28/3.

See also KCAR/7/BAT.

Index Terms
King's/KC/KCAR/6/2/068 contains:
01 Manorial documents.
7 series.
02 Early charters and deeds.
12 files/items.
03 Title deeds. 1175–1910
04 Leases. 1468–1972
05 Surveys.
3 files/items.
06 Terriers.
23 files/items.
07 Valuations.
17 files/items.
08 Maps and plans. 1654–2013
09 Estate administration.
52 files/items.
10 Estate correspondence.
6 files and 2 items.
11 Bonds.
4 items.
12 Evidences.
5 items.
13 Sale particulars.
1 file.
14 Agreements.
8 files.
15 Inclosure.
5 items.
16 Legal papers.
4 files.
17 Testamentary records.
2 items.
18 Taxation.
1 item.
19 First Bursar's Grantchester Property Files.
c.42 files; paper.

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