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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
Cambridgeshire
King's/KC/KCAR/6/2/068 contains:
01 Manorial documents.
7 series.
1300–1896
02 Early charters and deeds.
12 files/items.
1250–1405
03 Title deeds. 1175–1910
04 Leases. 1468–1972
05 Surveys.
3 files/items.
1375–1890
06 Terriers.
23 files/items.
1450–1810
07 Valuations.
17 files/items.
1779–1910
08 Maps and plans. 1654–2013
09 Estate administration.
52 files/items.
1351–1989
10 Estate correspondence.
6 files and 2 items.
1702–1983
11 Bonds.
4 items.
1335–1563
12 Evidences.
5 items.
1402–1500
13 Sale particulars.
1 file.
1859–1874
14 Agreements.
8 files.
1859–1916
15 Inclosure.
5 items.
1799–1809
16 Legal papers.
4 files.
1343–1895
17 Testamentary records.
2 items.
1350–1592
18 Taxation.
1 item.
1789
19 First Bursar's Grantchester Property Files.
c.42 files; paper.
1938–2001

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