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Barbados plantation legal papers

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0096 MS1134
Held at: Senate House Library, University of London
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Full title: Barbados plantation legal papers
Date(s): 1741-1773
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 1 file
Name of creator(s): Hay | Edward | 1722-1779 Dotin | James | fl 1733-1742
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Administrative/Biographical history:

Edward Hay (1722-1779) was Governor of Barbados , 1773-1779; James Dotin was Acting Governor of Barbados three times, 1733, 1735-1737, 1740-2


Scope and content/abstract:

Will of James Dotin, 1745; inventory of Mount Edge plantation, Barbados; indenture regarding sale of Baxter Valley by John and Elizabeth Dotin to William Duke, 1749; disposition by Edward Hay regarding authenticity of these documents, 1773.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

1 file only

Conditions governing access:

Open for research

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.

Finding aids:

Collection-level description

Archival Information

Archival history:

Transferred from Senate House Library

Immediate source of acquisition:

Senate House Library

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Publication note:

Description Notes

Archivist's note:
Entry compiled by Geoff Browell.

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:
2007-01-17, Richard Temple

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