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Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0074 ACC/0760
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
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Date(s): 1821-1854
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 0.01 linear metres
Name of creator(s): Unknown


Administrative/Biographical history:

Sir Robert Buckes Clifton may be Sir Robert Clifton (1826-1869) of Clifton Hall, Nottingham. Sir Robert was known for his large gambling debts and spent much time abroad to avoid his creditors.


Scope and content/abstract:

Surveyors' Certificate stating that the Party Wall between a house in Great Queen Street occupied by Humphrey Pritchett, Esq., and adjoining ground belonging to Jeremiah Glanvill, builder, was not of proper thickness according to Act of 14 Geo. III, and on rebuilding on said ground the whole party wall ought to be pulled down, 1821; Queen's Bench Proceedings between John Sayer, plaintiff, and Sir Robert Buckes Clifton, defendant, for recovery of debt of 292. 7. 6d for hire of horses, carriages, broughams, 1854.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

2 items arranged chronologically.

Conditions governing access:

Available for general access.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright rests with the City of London.

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Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Received in 1961 (ACC/0760).

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Description Notes

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:
July to October 2009

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