Collection SNDY - The Soundy Family Collection

Deed of Partnership between Eisdell and Soundy Lease of Abbey Mills Notice of dissolution of partnership Promissory note Articles of Co-Partnership between Samuel M Soundy and William Henry Soundy Deed of partnership between W H Soundy and H P Soundy Supplemental partnership deed between W H Soundy and H P Soundy Agreement for sale of assets Certificate from Wallingford Market to W H Soundy Roller milling machinery at Abbey Mills, Reading Notes on the Soundys and Abbey Mills
Original Digital object not accessible

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The Soundy Family Collection


  • 1861- c 2010 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

11 items (digital copies only retained by the Archive)

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Archival history

Originals passed to the Archive to copy, November 2016, and then returned.

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Scope and content

Legal deeds and other items relating to the Soundy family of millers and The Abbey Mills, Reading.

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Conditions governing access

This collection may be consulted free of charge online.

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Language of material

  • English

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Existence and location of originals

The originals remain in possession of the family.

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Archivist's note

Catalogued by Nathanael Hodge, November 2016.

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