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Campden - The Years of Transition: by Josephine Griffiths
Reflections by Josephine Griffiths on life in Campden 1912- 1918. Stories about people and activities during WWI.
Indenture (extract) Izod 1668
Extract, typewritten, of an Indenture dates 1668, reference Henry Izod and Lamb House
Invoices re sale of furniture from Bedfont House 1918
Invoices re furniture to be sold by S Griffiths from Bedfont House; 1. Albert Tanner, Noel Arms hotel, for storage; 2. John Skey, removal and repair of furniture; 3. Jesse Taylor, postcards of furniture. All dated 9 July 1918. See also Photos in Photo Library of some furniture, maybe that referred to.
Rev. G. E. Hitchcock: correspondence re Will
Rev. G E Hitchcock: 3 letters re his will, fbetween Solicitor and Parochial Council, 1939. Held by Josephine Griffiths.
Blue School: notes by Josephine Griffiths
Handwritten notes about part of the history of the Blue School (later known an Top School) and mentioning some history of the Grammar School
Campden Grammar School: account of restoration 1864
Restoration of the Ancient Grammar School of Chipping Campden: original newspaper account Jan 9th 1864. Reverse has testamonials to the Headmaster, Rev. Hiron. Also, extract from a journal re same event. Canon Sewell mentioned.
Cotswolds in the old days: written talk by Josephine Griffiths
Josephine Griffiths gave talks to local groups on a variety of topics, and she called some of them ‘Gossip’. These pages include records of conversations with older people: postman; schooling; Shepherd Hedges; girls leaving school; etc.
Campden Wool Merchants: by Josephine Griffiths
History of Campden wool merchants, by Josephine Griffiths. Cistercians at Combe; Fereby; Hickes; Black Death; Grevel.
Campden Ancient & Modern: a 'skit' by Josephine Griffiths
‘Campden Ancient & Modern’ described as a ‘skit’ by the author, Josephine Griffiths. Incomplete. Handwritten with illustrations. Transcribed.
Meadow mowing posies
Notes by Josephine Griffiths about people’s recollections about farming, haymaking especially in Armscott meadow (on the right side of road from Ilmington to Armscott)
Lords of the Manor: history notes by Josephine Griffiths
‘Concerning the Lords of the Manor and the Borough of Campden with other interesting items’ by Josephine Griffiths. Transcribed. Includes: Battle Bridge; Campden in the Middle Ages; markets; Noel family; Robert Harris;Grammar School; Corporation maces;
Letter to S. Griffiths from Grammar School prefects
Letter to Scudamore Griffiths 1950, from Grammar School Head Girl, thanking him for gift of Miss josephine Griffiths’ piano
Bedfont House: deeds and extract of title
Various transcribed documents – Indenture, conveyance, extract of title – relating to ‘Bedfont’ House, naming Cotterell, Hands, Griffiths
Lists of plants by Josephine Griffiths
Lists of plants, Latin names, in Josephine Griffiths’ handwriting, possibly in her garden.
Letters to W H Griffiths
Transcriptions of letters to William Higford Griffiths from Duc D’Aumale, Sir Charles Rushout, Lord Beachamp 1850s Hunting
Josephine Griffiths: assorted correspondence
Correspondence: 2 letters from Rev. Poole re Besford 1929; letter from Sir Harold Kent 1972 re retention of JG books in Campden Parish Church: letter from JG to Lady Gainsborough, 1935, mentions Mrs Jacson.
Griffiths family: armorial bearings and history
Description, by Josephine Griffiths, of the armorial bearings and history of the Griffiths family.
Miss Griffiths of Campden: her family and friends
Photocopies of photos and history of Griffiths family members and friends, collected by Guy Griffiths.
Bedfont House: receipts, correspondence re deeds
Bedfont House: correspondence re title deeds; summary of deeds; 2 estimates for work; 6 receipts for work done; 2 receipted invoices; 1 building certificate; correspondence Griffiths v. Ashbee re building alterations at Woolstaplers Hall 1903 and 1908; 2 photos See also image of noticeboard with 2018/010 Bedfont House deeds in Digital Archive Box GR4 Sketch and measurements ...
Griffiths family documents
Birth and marriage certificates and wills of the Griffiths family, latterly at Bedfont House.
Game Books, 1923-37, the Griffiths family
Two notebooks listing game killed, 1923-37
Sherborne family tree: letter to Josephine Griffiths
Letter from unknown person to Josephine Griffiths re the family history of the Sherborn(e)s, mentions Griffiths.
Campden Ancient and Modern: a tale by Josephine Griffiths
A handwritten and illustrated story about Campden characters by Josephine Griffiths. Unfinished.
Compositions by Josephine Griffiths in her early education
Writing by Josephine Griffiths: notes about the history of Campden, ‘gossip’, Antigone;
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