Curwens was based at Waltham Abbey, Essex, England. Formerly Jessop and Gough.
Archival History ↴
Deposited in Cork City and County Archives in July 2011 by Waltham Abbey Historical Society, Essex, England. Formerly part of the Curwens Solictors office records.
Immediate Source Acquisition ↴
Content & Structure
Scope & Content: Curwens Solicitors ↴
Legal documents and deeds (1715-1909) , mainly leases, relating to various properties, including Ballyshane near Glanworth in the Barony of Fermoy, north Cork, and Kilmurry and other lands in County Cork, Hammonds/ Hamans Marsh, and the Mansion House/Mercy Hospital parish of St. Peter, Cork City, also small number relating to property in Co. Kerry. Parties involved include Dickson, Jackson, Dring, Reily, Roberts, Croker, Lane, Earl of Shannon, Mullins, Gregg, Saunders and Cork Corporation.
Special Probate of Will of William Herbert Saunders (1852).
Appraisal Destruction ↴
Conditions of Access & Use
Open by appointment to those holding a current readers ticket
Conditions Governing Reproduction
Subject to rules governing reproduction of records of CCCA
U196 Cooper Penrose Collection
U195 Preston Collection
U229 O’Flynn Exham Collection
Various solicitors and landed estate collections collections
Waltham Abbey Historical Society, Essex: Curwens Solicitors collection
Descriptive Control Area
ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description. 2nd ed. Ottawa: International Council on Archives, 2000.
Date of Descriptions