RepositoryDerbyshire Record Office
Archive Reference / Library Class No.D4899
TitleHopkins and Proctor of Chesterfield, solicitors
DescriptionPersonal and practice papers, will books, title deeds, clients' business papers, adoption papers, other
Browse this collectionThis entry describes an archive collection. Click here to see an overview of the whole collection
Full Catalogue ListClick here to view a full list for this collection
Archive CreatorHopkins and Proctor of Chesterfield, solicitors
Administrative HistoryThis firm traces its origins to the late 19th century, when Arthur Ernest Hopkins established a practice in Chesterfield. The firm later became known as Hopkins and Proctor.
Custodial HistoryThese records were deposited in October 1998, with a further item bequeathed in July 2012.
ArrangementOn arrival at Derbyshire Record Office, these documents were in some disarray. In many cases it has not been possible to reconstruct the original archival arrangement.

D4899/1, 137 Hopkins and Proctor, solicitors: practice papers
(2012 accession, uncatalogued: agreement to sell practice, 1998)

D4899/2 Chesterfield Home Guard

D4899/3-4 Hopkins family personal papers

D4899/5 Will books

Deeds: Derbyshire
D4899/6-9 Ashover and Stretton
D4899/10-14 Birchover, Stanton in the Peak
D4899/15-25 Brampton, Palterton and Walton
D4899/25-30 Brimington and Whittington
D4899/31-32 Calow
D4899/33-56 Chesterfield
D4899/57-58 Hasland
D4899/59-61 Holymoorside
D4899/62 Hope
D4899/63 Long Eaton
D4899/64 Matlock
D4899/65-66 Newbold
D4899/67-70 North Wingfield inc Clay Cross and Pilsley
D4899/71 Scarcliffe
D4899/72-73 Shirland
D4899/74-75 South Wingfield
D4899/77 Tapton
D4899/78 Tibshelf
D4899/79 Wingerworth
D4899/80-81 Winster

Deeds: non-Derbyshire
D4899/82-83 Huntingdonshire
D4899/84 Lincolnshire
D4899/85 Norfolk
D4899/86-89 Staffordshire
D4899/90-91 Yorkshire

Business papers
D4899/92 Arthur Whiteley Swale
D4899/93 Carter and Sons (Chesterfield) Ltd
D4899/94 Chesterfield and District Hide and Skin Co Ltd
D4899/95 F L Lowe and Son
D4899/96-98 Hippodromes (Chesterfield) Ltd
D4899/99 J G Robinson Ltd
D4899/100 K and W H Howarth Co Ltd
D4899/101 Legards Leather Stores (Chesterfield) Ltd
D4899/102 OK Pools Ltd
D4899/103 Oliver and Co Ltd
D4899/104 S Hadfield and Sons Ltd
D4899/105 Scott and Haslam
D4899/106 Tennant Brothers Ltd
D4899/107 Walter Stubbs and Son Ltd

D4899/108 Adoption papers

D4899/109-111 Photographs and illustrations
D4899/112-113 Chesterfield Grammar School
D4899/114 Sale notices
D4899/115 Plans
D4899/116-117 Cartoons
D4899/118-136 Client papers
Organisation Sub-TypeLegal practices
Place (click for further details)Type
Add to My Items