Reference code(s): GB 0074 CLC/248
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
Title: FRESHFIELD, Edwin (1832-1918)
Level of description: Collection
Extent: One production unit.
Name of creator(s): Freshfield | Edwin | 1832-1918 | solicitor and historian
Edwin Freshfield (1832-1918) was a solicitor, part of a family firm based in the City of London. He had antiquarian research interests and was awarded a doctorate from the University of Cambridge for a thesis on Roman laws. His son, Edwin Hanson, shared his research interests.
Scope and content/abstract:
A statement of facts deduced from ancient records and other authentic sources relating to the Irish estates of the city of London companies in Ulster, compiled by Edwin Freshfield LL.D. and Edwin Freshfield, Jun.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement:
Conditions governing access:
Available for general access.
Conditions governing reproduction:
Copyright to this collection rests with the City of London.
Please see online catalogues at: http://search.lma.gov.uk/opac_lma/index.htm
Immediate source of acquisition:
Deposited in the Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section, which merged with the London Metropolitan Archives in 2009.
For papers of the Irish Society see CLA/049.
Rules or conventions: Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.
Date(s) of descriptions: August to October 2010.