Ref NoD8344/UL
TitleDavid Roberts of Chesterfield, local historian
Date1783-1970s
CreatorDavid Roberts of Chesterfield, local historian
Organsation TypeFamily, Estate and Personal Papers - Personal
Organsation Sub-TypeLocal historians
DescriptionCollected records including deeds, correspondence and other records of Pearson's Pottery Chesterfield (including deed of 1810 between Isaac Cundy and William Johnson and letters, invoices, bulls and receipts from Ault Pottery, Swadlincote), 1890s-1970s, receipts and accounts for work carried out at Elder Yard Chapel
Extent0.75 box
Custodial HistoryChesterfield Museum purchased Mr Roberts collection of documents, photographs, books, ephemera and artefacts from his son in August 2019 and deposited the archival records in October 2020.
Related MaterialOther items collected by David Roberts are available at Chesterfield Museum.
See D2733 for the main archive of Pearsons and Company of Chesterfield, pottery manufacturers. See D6414 for the main archive of Elder Yard Chapel.
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Swadlincote; Ault Potteries Ltd; 1937-1975; Pottery company
Chesterfield; Pearsons Pottery
Chesterfield; Elder Yard Chapel; 1694; Independent Christian congregation
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