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MIDDLESEX ENCLOSURES

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0074 ACC/1437
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives - click here to see details of the physical location of collection
Full title: MIDDLESEX ENCLOSURES
Date(s): 1800-1825
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 0.15 linear metres
Name of creator(s): Various.

Context

Administrative/Biographical history:

During the 18th and 19th centuries Parliamentary Acts were used to enclose (fence off) common lands and uninhabited waste lands and entitle them to an owner. Common land was that which had traditionally been used by locals (commoners) for communal pasture or farming.

Content

Scope and content/abstract:

Enclosure Acts relating to Chiswick, Cranford, Edmonton, Enfield, Finchley, Harlington, Harrow, Hayes, Isleworth, Northolt and Willesden.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:
English

System of arrangement:

ACC/1437/001 to ACC/1437/012.

Conditions governing access:

Available for general access.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright to these records rests with the City of London.

Finding aids:

Please see online catalogues at: http://search.lma.gov.uk/opac_lma/index.htm

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Records deposited in November 1978.

Allied Materials

Related material:

Publication note:

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:
June to August 2010.

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