The HOUSE OF FRASER Archive

Record: Title deeds (FRAS 1293)

Title: Title deeds
Date: 1702-1972
Reference: FRAS 1293
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 19 boxes, 844 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd
Harrods Ltd
Rackhams Ltd

Scope and content:

Each bundle contains numerous documents relating to the history of property which went on to be owned by Rackhams Ltd and consequently Harrods Ltd including leases, mortgages, conveyances, agreements, certificates of Baptism and Marriage , wills, plans, appointment of new trustees etc.

Record type: Legal documents, Property

Function:

Records held within this series:

Title: Conveyances and agreements relating to freehold property in Cherry Street, Birmingham.
Date: 1857-1891
Reference: FRAS 1293/1
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 13 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Lease of offices no.16,17, Quality House, 25 Temple Row, Birmingham
Date: 1920-1959
Reference: FRAS 1293/2
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 3 items  
Origination Harrods Ltd

Title: Deeds and Lease of rooms at New Eldon Chambers, Cherry Street, Birmingham
Date: 1963-1964
Reference: FRAS 1293/3
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 4 items  
Origination Harrods Ltd

Title: Documents relating to the property of Thomas Upfill
Date: 1814-1872
Reference: FRAS 1293/4
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 3 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Agreements and leases for 19, 39 Temple Row and 39, 44 Cherry Street, Birmingham
Date: 1868-1944
Reference: FRAS 1293/5
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 12 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Plans of proposed alterations at Windsor House, Birmingham
Date: 1964
Reference: FRAS 1293/6
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 2 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deed of variation re: plate glass insurance, 3 North Western Arcade, Birmingham
Date: 1967
Reference: FRAS 1293/7
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 1 item  
Origination Harrods Ltd

Title: Abstract of title, leases and mortgages of property in Bull Street, Birmingham
Date: 1838-1891
Reference: FRAS 1293/8
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 8 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Abstract of title, leases and conveyances of houses in Bull Street, Birmingham
Date: 1706-1793
Reference: FRAS 1293/9
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 21 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Abstract of title, leases and mortgages of messuage and hereditaments in Bull Street, Birmingham
Date: 1817-1871
Reference: FRAS 1293/10
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 19 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Lease of 77-79 Bull Street, 1-6 and 13 Temple Row, 11-14 North Wesrtern Arcade, 1-7 Windsor Arcade and 20-22 Arcade Chambers.
Date: 1939-1954
Reference: FRAS 1293/11
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 10 items  
Origination Rackhams Ltd

Title: Property in Bull Street, Temple Row, Corporation Street and the North Western Arcade.
Date: 1833-1934
Reference: FRAS 1293/12
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 16 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Lease of 11 Arcade Chambers, passage leading from Cherry Street, corner of Bull Street and Temple Row, and 48 Cherry Street; license to use rooms at 41 Temple Row; counterpart surrender of 44 Cherry Street; agreement of tenancy of 4 Windsor Arcade
Date: 1950-1958
Reference: FRAS 1293/13
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 11 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd
Harrods Ltd
Rackhams Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to 44 Cherry Street and 19, 39 Temple Row
Date: 1880-1936
Reference: FRAS 1293/14
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 15 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to land and property on Cherry Street, including New Eldon Chambers and corner with Temple Row.
Date: 1814-1930
Reference: FRAS 1293/15
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 35 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to the Victoria buildings at the corner of Bull Street and Temple Row.
Date: 1815-1913
Reference: FRAS 1293/16
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 21 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to the rear yard of the Royal Hotel, Temple Row
Date: 1852-1864
Reference: FRAS 1293/17
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 13 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to the Royal chambers, hotel and restaurant Temple Row.
Date: 1890-1917
Reference: FRAS 1293/18
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 43 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Scope and content:

Includes articles of association for Arthur E. Brayshay Ltd and Ye Olde Royal Restaurant Company Ltd.

Title: Declaration and copy certificate of Wiliam Humphries/Humphreys
Date: 1811-1864
Reference: FRAS 1293/19
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 2 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to property including Victoria Buildings, Royal Chambers and Quality House in Temple Row, Bradford passage, land and no.45 Cherry Street and property on Bull Street
Date: 1804-1964
Reference: FRAS 1293/20
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 56 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell (Holdings) Ltd
Harrods Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to The Royal Hotel, Temple Row
Date: 1702-1900
Reference: FRAS 1293/21
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 44 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to Land and premises in Corporation Street
Date: 1882-1957
Reference: FRAS 1293/22
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 9 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to the North Western Arcade, premises in Temple Row, Cherry Street, Corporation Street and Bull Street, and land in The Royal Hotel yard.
Date: 1804-1925
Reference: FRAS 1293/23
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 26 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to The Royal Hotel and premises in the North Western Arcade
Date: 1781-1912
Reference: FRAS 1293/24
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 71 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to offices 8th floor Windsor House
Date: 1961/1971
Reference: FRAS 1293/25
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 2 bundles, 27 items  
Origination Harrods Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to land and property in Temple Row, Corporation Street, North Western Arcade and Bradford passage.
Date: 1857/1922
Reference: FRAS 1293/26
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 10 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Expired leases, New Eldon Chambers, property in Cherry Street and Temple Row
Date: 1959-1972
Reference: FRAS 1293/27
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 27 items  
Origination Rackhams Ltd

Title: Assignment and lease of premises in or near Temple Row
Date: 1881-1889
Reference: FRAS 1293/28
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 6 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Documents relating to the Parsonage formerly know as the Inspection Ground and plot of land near Bath Parade, Manchester
Date: 1803-1863
Reference: FRAS 1293/29
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 12 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Lease of shops and premises in North Western Arcade, Bull Street, Temple Row and Windsor Arcade
Date: 1870-1936
Reference: FRAS 1293/30
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 14 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Conveyance, settlement and lease of land and premises in Bull Street and Temple Row
Date: 1793-1882
Reference: FRAS 1293/31
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 10 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Lease and other documents relating to premises in Bull Street, Temple Row, North Western Arcade, Windsor Arcade and Corporation Street
Date: 1883-1919
Reference: FRAS 1293/32
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 31 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to Deansgate, Police Street, King Street and Foll Lane in Manchester, Canon Ramsbotham's estate, property including 20,35,37 Temple Row in Birmingham and land at Balsall Heath in Worcester
Date: 1825-1928
Reference: FRAS 1293/33
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 31 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to property and houses in Temple Row
Date: 1780-1794
Reference: FRAS 1293/34
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 9 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to property in Temple Row and Balsall Heath
Date: 1825-1892
Reference: FRAS 1293/35
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 27 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Documents relating to the property of Lucy Hall Best and Best & Lloyd Ltd, 133 Hampstead Road, Birmingham
Date: 1915-1932
Reference: FRAS 1293/36
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 7 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to property owned by John Jarvis, no.s 25, 27 Temple Row
Date: 1885-1916
Reference: FRAS 1293/37
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 12 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to property in Cherry passage
Date: 1897-1899
Reference: FRAS 1293/38
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 4 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to 20,20a,35,37 Temple Row, Birmingham
Date: 1869-1896
Reference: FRAS 1293/39
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 14 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to property on the corner of Temple Row and Cherry Street, no.s 41,43 Temple Row, no.s 50,51 Cherry Street, no.s 80/82 Bull Street, no.s 9,10,11,12 Windsor Arcade, no.5 and Office no.47 Great Western Arcade and yard workshop and storeroom in Exeter Street, Holloway Head, Birmingham
Date: 1890-1958
Reference: FRAS 1293/40
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 28 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to land and buildings purchased from Couchman in Temple Row, Birmingham
Date: 1855-1882
Reference: FRAS 1293/41
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 7 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to no.s 19,22,23,29,31,33 Temple Row, Birmingham.
Date: 1857-1918
Reference: FRAS 1293/42
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 25 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to no.s 20,35,37 Temple Row, Birmingham
Date: 1863-1927
Reference: FRAS 1293/43
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 11 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

Title: Deeds relating to property in Bull Street, Birmingham
Date: 1790-1903
Reference: FRAS 1293/44
Former reference: HF 4  
Physical description: 74 items  
Origination Wilkinson & Riddell Ltd

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