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D535/

Thornsett Turnpike

 

19th cent

D535/BOX

Thornsett Turnpike: box-listed records

 

19th-20th cent

D535/BOX/1

Thornsett Turnpike: Box 1

The following text summarises the content of the box. Documents are bundled, but the contents of each bundle are not sorted by theme, date or type of document.


Financial documents:

Manuscript notes: 1864: various details, including list of annual totals of toll receipts, 1833-1863

Stamped receipts: 1877-1878: 13 items: payments made by the treasurer

Receipt: 1851: Dennis Rangeley, surveyor: salary

Quotation: 1862: painting of buildings: George Alsop

Receipts: 1846-1863; interest payments to subscribers

Accounts: 1854, 1856, 1862 & 1876: payments made by the clerk

Invoices: 1845-1874...

19th-20th cent

D535/BOX/2

Thornsett Turnpike: Box 2

The following text summarises the content of the box. Documents are bundled, but the contents of each bundle are not sorted by theme, date or type of document.


Letters: 1833-1836 : relating to the finances and operations of the Turnpike Trust: correspondents include in particular: Ebenezer Adamson of Hayfield and Glasgow (treasurer); Edward Reddish of Stockport, (clerk); J K Winterbottom, (clerk); John Taylor of Ollersett, (agent)


Documents relating to land, bridges, state of the road:

Request for, and valuation by John Taylor (father of John Taylor): 1833: land (Potters Hey, Ned Mill...

19th-20th cent

D535/BOX/3

Thornsett Turnpike: Box 3

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Ordnance Survey Map: 1883 or later: NW Buxton: LXXXI: with route of Thornsett Turnpike and location of toll bars added


Plan: undated: length of road in New Mills: 60cm x 30cm


Documents relating to Trustees and Trustees meetings:

List of trustees: undated: 27 names: some deleted

Draft minutes: 1863: annual meeting: with draft letter to new trustees with list of names

Draft notices: 1855, 1863, 1869: annual meeting

Notices: 1836...

19th-20th cent

D535/BOX/4

Thornsett Turnpike: Box 4

The following text summarises the content of the box. Documents are bundled, but the contents of each bundle are not sorted by theme, date or type of document.


Letters: various dates 1835-1879: relating to the finances and operations of the Turnpike Trust: correspondents include in particular: Edward Reddish (father and son) of Stockport, (clerks); Ebenezer Adamson of Hayfield and Glasgow (treasurer); John White of Park Hall, (chairman); Dennis Rangeley (surveyor); James Ingham; John Charge; Horatio Lloyd; John Greenwood (toll contractor); Thomas Orford


Letters/circulars : 1843, 1848...

18th-19th cent

D535/BOX/5

Thornsett Turnpike: Box 5

The following text summarises the content of the box. Documents are bundled, but the contents of each bundle are not sorted by theme, date or type of document.


Documents relating to tolls:

Toll collectors' records: 1840-1843: daily notebooks; weekly summaries

Sheets of free toll tickets

Draft Conditions and Agreement for letting of tolls: 1867

List: 1845: parties to be treated with as to tolls: 7 names

Account: 1843: total toll receipts

Conditions and Agreement: letting of tolls: 1882: John Greenwood


Documents relating to financial matters:

Invoices/receipts: 1840, 1842, 1846, 1855, 1857...

19th cent

D535/BOX/6

Thornsett Turnpike: Box 6

This box contains eight volumes:


Bound ledger: entries 1833-1840: items of income and expenditure


Bound ledger: entries 1832-1833: lists names of 7 holders of mortgages of the tolls with text of each mortgage document


Bound volume labelled Cash Book: contains annual abstracts of accounts: 1876-1886:

with enclosures: Income tax receipt: 1886

Receipts: 1885: for interest, salaries and Township payments

Letter: 1885: from Levi Hall, Furness Vale Collieries


Bound ledger: entries 1840-1844: monthly toll collection totals at each toll gate


Bound cash book: entries 1853-1861: subscriptions...

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