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ELDER, Henry Weston (d 1888)

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): ACC/0412
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
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Full title: ELDER, Henry Weston (d 1888)
Date(s): 1715-1935
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 0.31 linear metres
Name of creator(s): Elder | Henry Weston | d 1888 | bristlemerchant


Administrative/Biographical history:

Henry Weston Elder was a bristlemerchant. He held the manor of Topsfield in Crouch End from 1855. He died in 1882 and his widow sold the property in 1894.

From: 'Hornsey, including Highgate: Manors', A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 6: Friern Barnet, Finchley, Hornsey with Highgate (1980), pp. 140-146.


Scope and content/abstract:

Records relating to property in Hornsey, Shoreditch, Old Street, Clerkenwell, Holborn, St Marylebone, St Pancras, Westminster, Bloomsbury and the City of London.

Access & Use

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System of arrangement:

Listed in accordance with LMA Listing guidelines and classification scheme introduced October 2007. Arranged by sub-fond then into series, listed by vicinities; thereafter files.

Conditions governing access:

These records are available for public inspection, although records containing personal information are subject to access restrictions under the UK Data Protection Act, 1998.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright rests with the depositor.

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Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Deposited in the archive in April 1951.

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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:
Added to AIM25 August 2012.

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