RepositoryDerbyshire Record Office
Archive Reference / Library Class No.D978
TitleArkwright family of Cromfordd
Date[20th cent]
DescriptionCopies of 18th-19th cent Arkwright papers, divided into:
Business papers (e.g. regarding patent infringements, plans of Masson Mill, price list for cotton thread)
Estate papers (e.g. articles of agreement with Cromford Canal Company)
Family papers (e.g. marriage settlements, children's letters home from school)
Official papers (e.g. accounts of Richard Arkwright as Sheriff of Derbyshire)
Simpson family papers (e.g. copy of Samuel's will leaving money to Richard Arkwright, his brother-in-law)
Title deeds and other documents
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Archive CreatorArkwright family of Cromford
Custodial HistoryAcquired by Derbyshire Record Office in 1971
Organisation Sub-TypeCopies and ephemera
Finding Aids.
Manufacturing industry
Cotton textile industry

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Arkwright; Sir; Richard (1732-1792); knight, inventor and engineer
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