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Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0074 E/ORM
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
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Date(s): 1752-1860
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 6.85 linear metres (59 documents).
Name of creator(s): Walsh | Benn- | family | Barons of Ormathwaite x Benn-Walsh


Administrative/Biographical history:

John Benn-Walsh (1798-1881) was the son of Sir John Benn-Walsh of Warfield Park, Berkshire, and Ormathwaite, Cumberland. Benn-Walsh was a Member of Parliament, local administrator and a writer. He was married to Jane Grey, with 2 sons and 2 daughters. In April 1868 he was created Baron Ormathwaite of Ormathwaite.


Scope and content/abstract:

The collection comprises title deeds relating to land owned by the Benn-Walsh family, barons Ormathwaite, in Marylebone, Westminster, Stepney, Essex, Buckinghamshire and County Durham.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

E/ORM/01: Deeds for Upper Harley Street, St Marylebone;
E/ORM/02: Deeds for Grosvenor Mews, Westminster;
E/ORM/03: Deeds for Clifford Street, Westminster;
E/ORM/04: Deeds for properties in St George in the East, Stepney;
E/ORM/05: Blanshard family deeds for Essex and Buckinghamshire;
E/ORM/06: Blanshard family deeds for County Durham.

Conditions governing access:

Available for general access.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright to this collection rests with the depositor.

Finding aids:

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Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Records deposited in April 1973.

Allied Materials

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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:
Records prepared May to September 2011.

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