Alternative Reference numberPR138/Box 14(c1)
TitleChurch orders and papers from meetings of Church Burgesses relating to finance, church property, tenancies, leases of land, etc.
DescriptionLoose bundle of papers. Including:
Resignation letter from Mr William Staniforth (resigning as a burgess as he is going to reside in Suffolk), 16 Oct 1767.
Resignation letter to Church Burgesses from Mr John Nodder (resigning as a burgess), 12 Mar 1772.
Church order from meeting of burgesses for 99.10.0 to be paid to the poor of Sheffield and neighbouring districts in corn, 16 Dec 1772.
Report of coal getting and ungot in lands at Church Burgess lands at Attercliffe, 20 Apr 1780.
Petition to the Twelve Capital Burgesses and to the Commonalty of the Township of Sheffield from the inhabitants of Attercliffe and Darnall for aid to repair the highways (with signatures of 75 petitioners), Jun 1786.
Report by Mr Deakin of coal got in Darnall lands (belonging to the Twelve Capital Burgesses), Apr 1787.
Letter from the Sheffield Society of [Bell] Ringers relating to Thomas Babb’s work to repair church bells, 28 Mar 1788.
Estimate to take down and rebuild part of the north side and return on the west end of Sheffield Church, 15 Nov 1794.
Report to the Church Burgesses by Mr W. Dunne relating to wear at Mousehole Forge, Nov 1798.
Date1767 - 1797
Extent1 item
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