Document ReferenceDe H 41/1-112
TitleSeries of letters, agreements, plans and accounts concerning estates of J.E. Denison and Edward Wilkinson in Leeds, Yorkshire; 1752-1835
Date Of Creation1752-1835
Extent151 items
Content DescriptionConsists of series of letters, agreements, plans and accounts concerning Leeds property of J.E. Denison and Edward Wilkinson dating from 1752; includes lists of rents and tenants, including those for Woodhouse for 1752-1760; contains some maps and location plans; includes detailed accounts of crops grown on estates; contains detailed correspondence with Henry Teal, land agent; includes some details of land valuations; refers in depth to management of Crown Point Mills; includes details of arrangements for development with Aire and Calder Navigation Company; alludes to arbitration over land development with Leeds and Selby Railway Company; refers to land sale to Leeds churchwardens.

Includes general account book of Beeston Farm, Yorkshire for period Feb. 1817 to Feb. 1818 [De H 41/109] and account book containing list of expenses paid on Crown Point, Leeds for 1827 to 1828 [De H 41/112/1.
Termestate business, rentals
estate business, tenants
agriculture, crops

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CodePersonNameDates of Existence
NA8580Aire and Calder Navigation Company
NA8512Leeds and Selby Railway Company
NA203Denison; John (c.1759-1820); previously Wilkinson; father of J.E. Denisonc.1759-1820
NA7881Wilkinson; Edward (-1836); Mr; uncle of J.E. Denison-1836
NA8513Teal; Henry (fl 1815-1842); Mr; of Stourton Lodge Leeds land agent and surveyorfl 1815-1842
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
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