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PARK, John Cornelius (fl 1825)


Reference code(s): GB 0074 ACC/0598

Held at: London Metropolitan Archives

Title: PARK, John Cornelius (fl 1825)

Date(s): 1676-1953

Level of description: Collection

Extent: 0.54 linear metres (205 documents).

Name of creator(s): Various.


Administrative/Biographical history:

The Manor of Sunbury was held by John Alliston between 1825 and 1852. The estate was then sold to John Park, who died in 1887 leaving the manor to his widow. It was then left to their son C J Park who died in 1909, when the manor passed to the Chester family.

From: 'Sunbury: Manors', A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 3: Shepperton, Staines, Stanwell, Sunbury, Teddington, Heston and Isleworth, Twickenham, Cowley, Cranford, West Drayton, Greenford, Hanwell, Harefield and Harlington (1962), pp. 53-57 (available online).


Scope and content/abstract:

Records of the Manor of Sunbury and other property of John Cornelius Park in Sunbury, Teddington and Walton, and records of the Pride family in Hendon, Golders Green and Streatham. The records include court rolls, court books, surveys, book of customs, plans, papers relating to stewards, deeds and other property ownership documents, legal papers and financial records.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

ACC/0598/001-134: John Cornelius Park; ACC/0598/135- 205: Pride family.

Conditions governing access:

Available for general access.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright to this collection rests with the depositor.

Physical characteristics:


Finding aids:

Please see online catalogues at:


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Records deposited in August 1956. The papers were originally part of the E G and J W Chester collection.



Archivist's note:

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: January to May 2011.

Court rolls | Primary documents | Documents | Information sources
Estate management | Land management | Land economics | Agricultural economics
Estates (land) | Land use
Manorial courts | Courts | Administration of justice
Manorial land | Land tenure | Land economics | Agricultural economics
Manorial records | Documents | Information sources
Manorial stewards | Manorial officers | People by occupation | People
Manorial tenants | Tenants | People by roles | People
Property owners | People by roles | People
Property ownership | Civil law | Legal systems | Law
Property transfer | Property
Right to property | Civil and political rights | Human rights
Title deeds | Deeds | Documents | Information sources
Property law x Right to property

Personal names

Corporate names
Manor of Sunbury

Golders Green | London | England | UK | Western Europe | Europe
Hendon | Middlesex | England | UK | Western Europe | Europe
Streatham | Lambeth | London | England | UK | Western Europe | Europe
Sunbury | Surrey | England | UK | Western Europe | Europe
Teddington | London | England | UK | Western Europe | Europe
Walton-on-Thames | Surrey | England | UK | Western Europe | Europe