Item 1 - 12 New Square

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12 New Square


  • 14th November 1891 (Creation)

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Letter from Hugh Shield (Bursar) to Mr John Yeoman offering him a new 40 year lease from 10th October 1880 for premises assigned by him to Mr Henry Houlden. Also a site plan showing the outline of the property including dimensions and the names of the neighbouring lessees

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The site plan is the type usually attached to a lease
No. 11 - Maragret Sancroft
No. 13 - M. A. Ginn


Originally in a Box labelled "Cambridge Barnwell 10. New Square (Gravel Close) 1824-1900"
In a folder entitled "1888-1900 New Square. Correspondence about Increasing Ground Rents"

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